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Russian hacker pleads guilty in massive data theft scheme

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 8:28pm

A Russian hacker has admitted to his involvement in one of the biggest thefts of consumer data from a U.S. financial institution.

Patrol: Missouri man killed boy, then fatally shot himself

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 7:09pm

Authorities say a man and a boy whose bodies were found last week died in a murder-suicide.

California Amber Alert canceled after 2 bodies found

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 6:55pm

California authorities canceled an Amber Alert for a 2-year-old boy they said was abducted by his father.

Video: Harnesses trapped passengers as NYC helicopter sank

Michael R. Sisak, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 6:35pm

Video from inside a doors-off sightseeing helicopter that crashed in a New York City river last year shows doomed passengers struggling to free themselves from harnesses as the aircraft fills with water, federal investigators said Monday.

Missouri man pleads guilty in terrorist attack plot

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 6:25pm

A 28-year-old Missouri man charged with plotting a terrorist attack on buses, trains and a train station in Kansas City has pleaded guilty to one count.

Utah's vaping-related lung illnesses up to 47, most from THC

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 5:12pm

Utah health officials say the state's tally of lung damage cases linked to vaping has increased to 47.

Utah man smoking cigarette sprayed with fire extinguisher

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 4:17pm

A Utah business owner has apologized after spraying a man smoking a cigarette in the face with a fire extinguisher in downtown Salt Lake City.

Former Army medic pleads guilty in love triangle murder

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 4:12pm

The Latest on a former Army medic pleading guilty to conspiring with his lover to kill his wife (all times local):

Oklahoma prosecutors clears officers in death of naked teen

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 4:05pm

A prosecutor declined Monday to file criminal charges against police officers in an Oklahoma City suburb for the fatal shooting of a black teenager who was naked and unarmed.

Tribal complaints prompt national park to stop selling pipes

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 3:56pm

The Pipestone National Monument in southwestern Minnesota said it will stop selling pipes following decades of tribal complaints that the sales desecrate sacred grounds.

The Latest: O'Rourke campaign says takes threat seriously

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 3:52pm

The Latest on an Army soldier accused of sharing bomb-making instructions online and targeting left-leaning activists (all times local):

The Latest: Man in cyberstalking case remaining in custody

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 3:48pm

The Latest on Florida man charged with cyberstalking black activist seeking to run for office (all times local):

Colorado man admits throwing water on Iowa Rep. Steve King

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 3:06pm

A Colorado man has admitted to throwing a cup of water on Iowa Congressman Steve King.

Lawsuit: Doctor, coach abused boys at renowned youth club

Michael R. Sisak, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 2:19pm

For underprivileged boys from rough-and-tumble New York City neighborhoods, the Madison Square Boys Club stood as an oasis — a home away from home where they could shoot hoops, swim laps, and learn skills, like cooking and photography.

Stolen game camera sends pix that identify holder

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 2:11pm

Louisiana wildlife agents say a stolen cellular game camera kept sending pictures, letting them identify the man who had it. He and the man he said he'd bought it from were arrested.

The Latest: Heiress' lawyers says wrong people are on trial

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 2:03pm

The Latest on the trial of a Chinese real estate heiress charged with killing her children's father (all times local):

The Latest: Man arrested in overdose deaths of 3 at party

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 1:51pm

The Latest on an apparent mass drug overdose (all times local):

Woman charged with murder in boyfriend's movie scene killing

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 1:43pm

A central Missouri woman has been charged with first-degree murder after telling investigators that she fatally shot her boyfriend as they acted out a movie scene.

Number of confirmed vaping illnesses in Idaho grows to 6

The Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 23rd - 1:21pm

Idaho public health officials say there are now six confirmed cases of vaping-related lung illness in the state.