Russell Contreras and Susan Montoya Bryan, Associated Press | Posted Aug 26th - 12:30am
It was in early morning darkness that officers scrambled to sort out the chaos at an Albuquerque apartment complex where a couple had reportedly been attacked, the woman bleeding from a head injury and the man sporting a black eye and wearing blood-stained shorts.
Paul Elias and Andrew Dalton, Associated Press | Posted Aug 25th - 10:10pm
A California court said Thursday that a judge who was harshly criticized and subjected to a recall campaign for the leniency of a six-month jail sentence for a former Stanford University swimmer who sexually assaulted an unconscious woman will no longer hear criminal cases, a move that came at his own request.
Ken Ritter, Associated Press | Posted Aug 25th - 9:58pm
Two defendants became the first to plead guilty Thursday to federal charges in an armed confrontation with U.S. officials over grazing rights near cattleman and open-range advocate Cliven Bundy's ranch in Nevada.
Sophia Tareen, Associated Press | Posted Aug 25th - 7:41pm
A divided Illinois Supreme Court narrowly ruled Thursday that a voter referendum seeking to change how Illinois draws political boundaries is unconstitutional, making it ineligible to appear on the November ballot.