MENU

Ex-prof gets life in prison for meeting rampage

September 25, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

FILE – This Feb. 13, 2010, file booking photo provided by the Huntsville, Ala., Police Department shows college professor Amy Bishop, charged with capital murder in the Feb. 12, 2010 shooting deaths of three faculty members at the University of Alabama in Huntsville. Bishop pleaded guilty to capital murder charges in an agreement that will [&hellip...

Read More

FBI to investigate officer shooting double-amputee

September 25, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

John Garcia stands in front of his home Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012, in Houston, where police say an officer shot and killed a one-armed, one-legged man in a wheelchair inside the group home. Police spokeswoman Jodi Silva said the man cornered the officer in his...

Romney assails Obama after US ambassador’s death

September 25, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama appear on the ABC Television show “The View” in New York, Monday, Sept. 24, 2012. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) PUEBLO, Colo. (AP) — Mitt Romney led a chorus of Republican criticism of the...

‘Homeland’ and ‘Modern Family’ win big at Emmys

September 24, 2012 • Entertainment, National NewsComments Off

From left, actresses Ariel Winter, Julie Bowen, Sarah Hyland, Sofia Vergara, and Aubrey Anderson-Emmons, from the Outstanding Comedy Series award-winning series “Modern Family,” pose backstage at the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards at the Nokia Theatre...

Cat goes to vet for flea bath but gets euthanized

September 24, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

This undated photo provided by Jesse Conway shows Lady. Colleen Conlon of Gardner, Mass., says her cat went to the veterinarian for a flea bath but was mistakenly put to death. Conlon is grieving the loss of 8-year-old Lady, which she attributes to negligence...

Color _ and a little leg _ get noticed at Emmys

September 24, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

Actress Connie Britton arrives at the 64th Primetime Emmy Awards at the Nokia Theatre on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP) Sofia Vergara and Heidi Klum ramped up the sizzle Sunday night on the Emmy Awards red carpet...

Obama responds to Romney’s tough talk on Mideast

September 24, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney gets ready to board his campaign plane in Los Angeles, Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama, defending his foreign policy...

Obama argues against Romney’s “top-down economics”

September 22, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

President Barack Obama picks out sausages at Usinger’s Sausage, Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012, in Milwaukee. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) MILWAUKEE (AP) — President Barack Obama worked to squash GOP hopes for a resurgence in pivotal Wisconsin on Saturday,...

Former CIA operative Edwin Wilson dies at 84

September 22, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

FILE – In this Jan. 22, 1983 file photo, ex-CIA agent Edwin Wilson, center, leaves federal court after a day of jury selection accompanied by U.S. Marshals in Houston. Edwin P. Wilson, a former CIA operative who was branded a traitor and convicted of...

US Navy’s new floating base gets a workout in Gulf

September 22, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

In this picture taken Friday, Sept. 21, 2012, a French speedboat deployed from the back of the USS Ponce in the Persian Gulf passes by the U.S. Navy’s floating base used to support mine countermeasure operations. More than 30 nations are participating...