Brendan Farrington, Associated Press | Posted Jan 19th - 1:20pm
One of three teenagers who fatally beat one homeless man and severely injured two others in a booze and pot-fueled rampage will get a new trial because a judge erred in his jury instructions before the teen was convicted of murder, the Florida Supreme Court ruled Thursday.
Michael Graczyk, Associated Press | Posted Jan 19th - 1:01pm
Former President George H.W. Bush, who has pneumonia, remained in stable condition Thursday at Houston Methodist Hospital, while his wife, Barbara, said she is feeling "1,000 percent better" after undergoing treatment for bronchitis.
Eileen Sullivan and Deb Riechmann, Associated Press | Posted Jan 19th - 12:41pm
Secluded in his hideaway in Pakistan, Osama bin Laden suspected Iranian officials might implant tracking devices in his sons, according to a document released Thursday in a batch of materials seized in a 2011 raid that killed the al-Qaida leader.
Kevin McGill, Associated Press | Posted Jan 19th - 12:31pm
Federal monitors say almost 60 recruits were accepted into recent New Orleans Police Department training academy classes despite records indicating any of a variety of "risk factors" — including possible domestic abuse and drug use.