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Olympian Michael Phelps apologizes for DUI arrest

October 1, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Dec. 29, 2004, file photo, Olympic gold medal swimmer Michael Phelps, center, signs autorgaphs for fans after pleading guilty to drunken driving charges in district court in Salisbury, Md. Authorities say Phelps has been arrested on a DUI charge in Maryland. Transit police say they stopped the 29-year-old Phelps at the [&hellip...

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Oklahoma man charged with murder in beheading

October 1, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

Cleveland County District Attorney Greg Mashburn announces that first-degree murder and assault charges have been filed against Alton Nolen, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, during a news conference in Norman, Okla. Nolen, 30, could face the death penalty for last...

Forensic link at center of missing student case

October 1, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – This undated file photo provided by the Virginia State Police, missing Virginia Tech student Morgan Harrington, 20, of Roanoke County, Va., is shown. Police say the investigation into the case of missing University of Virginia student Hannah...

Secret Service chief on hot seat for WH breach

October 1, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

House Oversight Committee member Rep. Trey Gowdy, R-SC, questions Secret Service Director Julia Pierson on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, as the committee examines details surrounding a security breach at the White House earlier this...

Afghan pact signed amid questions on Iraq pullout

October 1, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

President Barack Obama pauses during a meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the Oval Office of the White House on Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014, in Washington. The signing of a security deal allowing U.S. forces to stay in Afghanistan aims to keep...

Drug and device firms paid $3.5B to care providers

October 1, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

This image provided by the Department of Health and Humans Services shows the Open Payments page of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. From research grants to travel junkets, drug and medical device companies paid doctors and leading hospitals...

US stocks slip following drops overseas

September 30, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

Specialist Anthony Rinaldi works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Monday, Sept. 29, 2014. The U.S. stock market slid to start the week, following European markets lower. (AP Photo/Richard Drew) NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are closing slightly...

White House intruder got far past front door

September 30, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Sept. 22, 2014, file photo, a Uniformed Secret Service police officer stands outside the White House in Washington. The intruder who climbed a fence made it farther inside the White House than the Secret Service has publicly acknowledged,...

Dozens of possible jurors rejected in Arias case

September 30, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Jan. 9, 2013, file photo, Jodi Arias appears for her trial in Maricopa County Superior court in Phoenix. Jury selection is set to begin in the penalty retrial of convicted murderer Arias, on Monday, Sept. 29, 2014, as prosecutors again...

Obama hosts India’s Modi for White House visit

September 30, 2014 • National NewsComments (0)

India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi, right, clasps his hands and bows as he ends his visit to the Council on Foreign Relations, Monday, Sept. 29, 2014 in New York. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews) WASHINGTON (AP) — Once shunned by the United States, Indian...