Man sent to prison for biting off chunk of wife's nose

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man who bit off a chunk of his wife's nose, permanently disfiguring her, has been sent to prison for more than six years. The Hartford Court repo...

Liverpool defender gets 12-month community order for assault

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Liverpool defender Jon Flanagan must do 40 hours of unpaid work and attend 15 rehabilitation activity days as part of a 12-month community order for assaulting his girlfriend...

Man ejected from Eagles game is charged with punching horse

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A man accused of being ejected from a Philadelphia Eagles playoff game because he was intoxicated and didn't have a ticket and then punching a police horse in the face has been cha...

Texas man on trial in fatal Oklahoma interstate shootings

ARAPAHO, Okla. (AP) — A Texas man accused of killing two people as he drunkenly shot at vehicles while driving along a freeway in Oklahoma is in court to face murder charges. Trial b...

Yale settles with student who cited false sex-assault claim

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Yale University has settled a lawsuit by a former student who says he was wrongly and unfairly expelled over a false sexual assault allegation in 2012 — the school's latest move...

The Latest: Ex-sports doctor faces dozens of his victims

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of a former Michigan sports doctor who sexually assault young gymnasts (all times local): 9:45 a.m. A family frie...

Sports doctor will face dozens of his assault victims

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A judge is holding an extraordinary four-day sentencing hearing for a disgraced Michigan sports doctor who sexually assaulted young elite gymnasts. Larry Nassar...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Tuesday, Jan. 16, the 16th day of 2018. There are 349 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 16, 1...

Former hostage Joshua Boyle awaits bail hearing

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — A bail hearing for former Afghanistan hostage Joshua Boyle could be weeks away after a brief court appearance by video link relating to assault charges. Boyle ...

US moves ships, bombers toward Korea ahead of Olympics 

TOKYO (AP) — The U.S. is beefing up its presence around the Korean Peninsula ahead of next month's Winter Olympics by deploying stealth bombers, at least one extra aircraft carrier and a new...

US moves ships, bombers toward Korea ahead of Olympics

TOKYO (AP) — The U.S. is beefing up its presence around the Korean Peninsula ahead of next month's Winter Olympics by deploying stealth bombers, at least one extra aircraft carrier and a new amphibiou...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, Jan. 15, the 15th day of 2018. There are 350 days left in the year. This is the Martin Luther King Jr. federal holiday. Today's Hi...

Turkey vows to attack Kurdish enclave in Syria within 'days'

ISTANBUL (AP) — Turkey's president says it will launch a military assault on a Kurdish enclave in northern Syria "in the coming days." President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Sunday the ...

Racial firestorm surrounds Trump at MLK holiday

ATLANTA (AP) — The first Martin Luther King Jr. holiday of Donald Trump's presidency is taking place amid a racial firestorm of Trump's own making. In the same week that he honored K...

Leaders say Trump presidency is at odds with MLK's legacy

ATLANTA (AP) — The first Martin Luther King Jr. holiday of Donald Trump's presidency is taking place amid a racial firestorm of Trump's own making. In the same week that he honored K...