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2 Minn. women guilty of aiding Somali terror group

October 21, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

A man addresses supporters in traditional Muslim clothes after a federal jury found 35-year-old Amina Farah Ali and 64-year-old Hawo Mohamed Hassan guilty on all counts Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011, in Minneapolis of conspiring to funnel money to a terrorist group in Somalia. Prosecutors say the women, U.S. citizens of Somali descent, were part of [&hellip...

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AP-GfK Poll: Public down on economy, Obama cures

October 21, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

President Barack Obama speaks in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 20,2011, to discuss the death of Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) WASHINGTON (AP) — The extreme funk that settled over the...

Occupy Wall Street becomes NYC tourist stop

October 21, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

In this photo taken Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2011, Tony Parilla, 45, of Manhattan, spray paints t-shirts for free at the Occupy Wall Street protests in Zuccotti Park in New York. Although donations are welcome, the designs are free, with the stipulation that...

Mass. killer gets new trial in death penalty case

October 21, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE- In this Aug. 2, 2001 file photo, Gary Sampson is arraigned in district court in Brockton, Mass., in connection with the stabbing death of 19-year-old Jonathan Rizzo of Kingston, Mass. Sampson was later sentenced to death for killing three people during...

Ala. man executed for 6-month-old son’s slaying

October 21, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

This photo provided by the Alabama Department of Corrections shows Alabama death row inmate Christopher Johnson, who has been executed for killing his infant son in February 2005, Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011 at Holman Prison in Atmore, Ala. (AP Photo/Alabama...

GOP primary contest is getting nasty, personal

October 20, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Oct. 18, 2011 file photo, Republican presidential candidates, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, left, and Texas Gov. Rick Perry, speak during a Republican presidential debate in Las Vegas. The image of Romney laying a hand on...

Lions and tigers shot in Ohio; owner freed them

October 20, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

Investigators walk around a barn as carcasses lay on the ground at The Muskingum County Animal Farm Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011, in Zanesville, Ohio. Police with assault rifles stalked a mountain lion, grizzly bear and monkey still on the loose after authorities...

NBA owners, players plan 3rd straight day of talks

October 20, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

Billy Hunter, executive director of the NBA players union, walks through a lobby at the building where labor negotiations took place in New York, Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011. NBA owners and players ended negotiations Wednesday after more than eight hours....

APNewsBreak: ICE officer arrested in pot smuggling

October 20, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

This photo provided by the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office shows Joshua Duane Powell. Powell is accused of being involved with drug smugglers and Jason Alistair Lowery, a deportation officer with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Lowery is accused...

Witness: Jackson doctor caused singer’s death

October 20, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

Anesthesiology expert Dr. Steven Shafer displays the top of a glass bottle of propofol during Dr. Conrad Murray’s involuntary manslaughter trial, Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2011, in downtown Los Angeles. Murray has pleaded not guilty and faces four years in...