Roxana Hegeman, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 22nd - 4:22pm
Three militia members plotted for months to blow up an apartment complex housing Somali immigrants in western Kansas, saying that they wanted to "exterminate cockroaches," a federal prosecutor said Thursday at the start of their trial.
David Rising, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 22nd - 8:14am
The European Court of Human Rights on Thursday upheld Germany's decision to take away the children of families in a Christian sect to protect them from being disciplined by caning, agreeing the punishment constituted child abuse and authorities were left with no choice.
Nicole Winfield, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 21st - 6:58pm
The head of the Vatican's communications department resigned Wednesday after he mischaracterized a private letter from retired Pope Benedict XVI, then had a photo of it digitally manipulated and sent out to the media.
Michael Biesecker, Associated Press | Posted
Mar 20th - 8:02pm
Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt spent more than $120,000 in public funds last summer for a trip to Italy that included a meeting of G-7 ministers and a private tour of the Vatican.
In a story March 12 about the Church of Scientology launching a TV channel, The Associated Press reported the church has about 10 million members worldwide. The church says it has millions of members in 167 countries but has not provided a more specific number and its exact membership is unknown.
In a story Jan. 13 about an appeal filed by the leader of an Amish group, The Associated Press reported erroneously on what Samuel Mullet Sr. is seeking in his appeal. He wants his sentence overturned, not his conviction.