Arkansas inmate released from prison after judge's ruling

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas man whose 1992 murder conviction was overturned with the help of the Midwest Innocence Project was freed from prison Wednesday, describing the moment as "surreal" ...

Prosecutors want 89-year sentence in firefighters' deaths

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Prosecutors are requesting an 89-year prison term for a woman who set fire to a nail salon resulting in the deaths of two Kansas City firefighters. Forty-six-...

The Latest: Prosecutor: Man helped kill pregnant Fargo woman

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a man charged in the killing of a pregnant North Dakota woman (all times local): 11:30 a.m. A prosecutor says a man ac...

The Latest: Witnesses detail science behind McDonald's death

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a Chicago police officer charge with murder in the shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald (all times local): 11:20 a.m. ...

The Latest: Family 'heart-broken' over death of star golfer

AMES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on a top amateur golfer from Spain who was stabbed to death in Iowa (all times local): 11:20 a.m. Relatives in Spain of a star collegia...

Farmhand pleads not guilty in stabbing death of Iowa runner

MONTEZUMA, Iowa (AP) — The farmhand charged in the abduction and stabbing death of 20-year-old Mollie Tibbetts in Iowa has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder. Cristhian Bahena...

Man faces trial in pregnant woman's slaying, stealing baby

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Opening statements are scheduled Wednesday for a North Dakota man charged with conspiracy to commit murder in the killing of a 22-year-old woman who bled to death when her baby was ...

Trial to resume for Chicago officer charged with murder

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago police officers clearly do not want to be in court testifying against a colleague accused of murder, with one of them so uncomfortable he couldn't bring himself to point to ...

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Today in History Today is Wednesday, Sept. 19, the 262nd day of 2018. There are 103 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Sept. ...

Vigil held for women allegedly killed by Border Patrol agent

LAREDO, Texas (AP) — Dozens of relatives of four women who investigators say a U.S. Border Patrol supervisor killed have held a vigil in South Texas to remember the women. They gathe...

Intl court opens preliminary probe into Rohingya expulsions

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The International Criminal Court's chief prosecutor says she is launching a preliminary investigation into deportations of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims from ...

Arrest shows challenge of keeping rogues off Border Patrol

HOUSTON (AP) — The arrest of a Border Patrol supervisor on allegations that he killed four women calls new attention to the agency's problems keeping rogue officers off its force as it faces intense p...

The Latest: Van Dyke's partner testifies at murder trial

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a Chicago police officer charge with murder in the shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald (all times local): 11 a.m. T...

Latest: Iowa State golf team withdraws after teammate dies

AMES, Iowa (AP) — The Latest on the killing of a champion golfer from Spain whose body was found on a golf course in central Iowa (all times local): 8:20 a.m. The w...

Israeli-American murder suspect denies charges, clashes with AIT: reports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - During five hours of questioning by the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB), Israeli-American tattoo artist Oren Shlomo Mayer denied involvement in the murder of a Canadian teac...