New York City will add the name of a firefighter who died in 1935 to the Fire Department of New York's memorial wall, ending a yearslong struggle by his descendants who insisted his death was due to an injury he suffered while battling a blaze.
The Tennessee Waffle House where four people were fatally shot reopened Wednesday amid tears and solemn remembrance of the dead, as the company said it will donate a month of the restaurant's sales to help the wounded survivors and the families of the slain.
Deb Riechmann, Associated Press | Posted
Apr 25th - 4:29pm
Three Democratic senators on Wednesday stepped up their demands for more information about the former undercover spy President Donald Trump has picked to lead the CIA, and said the public has a right to know about her role in the harsh interrogation of suspected terrorists after 9/11 as well as other "disturbing facts about her record."
Five students are suing Syracuse University for disciplinary actions related to videos of a private event where fraternity members used racial slurs and simulated a sexual assault of a disabled person.
Paul Elias and Jonathan J. Cooper, Associated Press | Posted
Apr 25th - 4:19pm
The man authorities say is among the worst serial killers and rapists in U.S. history is a 72-year-old Vietnam War veteran, former police officer and grandfather who lived quietly in a tidy, suburban California home.
Sophia Bollag and Don Thompson, Associated Press | Posted
Apr 25th - 4:15pm
A DNA match led to the arrest of a 72-year-old former police officer in one of the most baffling and sadistic crime sprees of the 1970s and '80s — a string of at least 12 slayings and 45 rapes in California by an attacker dubbed the Golden State Killer, police said Wednesday.
Meg Kinnard, Associated Press | Posted
Apr 25th - 4:01pm
More than a dozen South Carolina corrections employees pleaded not guilty Wednesday to federal charges related to bribery and bringing contraband into the state's institutions, a case that was announced a week after a deadly prison riot.
Larry Neumeister, Associated Press | Posted
Apr 25th - 4:01pm
A lawyer for President Donald Trump said Wednesday that the president is ready to help recommend what materials seized from his personal attorney that relate to him should be withheld from federal investigators because of attorney-client privilege.