Alaska man tied to girl's death pleads not guilty

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska man linked to a 10-year-old girl's death through her cellphone pleaded not guilty Friday to lying to federal authorities investigating the case. Af...

Woman gets 15 years in prison in daughter's neglect death

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana woman has been sentenced to 15 years in prison in the 2016 death of her disabled 5-year-old daughter. Twenty-nine-year-old Tiffany Daugherty of Te...

Despite strong laws, domestic violence in Brazil is rampant

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Rogeria Cardeal had spent most of the day in a muggy waiting room at the public defenders' office. She wanted to report that a former partner, who had beaten her for years, had v...

Grand jury indicts Alaska man tied to girl's death

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A federal grand jury indictment says an Alaska man physically took the cellphone away from a 10-year-old girl who was later found dead, and he lied to authorities when he said...

The Latest: Police: Gang members in shootout with deputies

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies wounded in a shootout in East Los Angeles (all times local): 4:10 p.m. Detectives say thr...

Detectives probe LA gunfight scene where 2 deputies wounded

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Homicide detectives are investigating the scene of a gunbattle that wounded two Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies and left a suspect dead. The detectives on Th...

Judge steps aside in homicide case against ex-officer

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A judge has agreed to reassign the case of a fired Philadelphia police officer charged this month in the on-duty shooting death of a fleeing suspect. Prosecutors ...

The Latest: Alaska man tied to girl's death appears in court

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on an Alaska man charged in connection with disappearance and death of 10-year-old girl (all times local): 4:15 p.m. An Alaska m...

Man charged in connection with girl's death set for court

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska man charged in connection with the disappearance and death of a 10-year-old girl will make his first appearance in U.S. District Court in Anchorage on Tuesday. ...

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...

New Taipei landlord dies in front of bystanders after tenant stabs him over rent

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Police arrested a man wandering the streets of New Taipei at 11 p.m. last night (Sept. 17) and transferred him to the Prosecutor's Office on suspicion of fatally stabb...

Man charged in connection with Alaska girl's death

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska man found with the cellphone of a missing 10-year-old girl was charged Monday in connection with her death after GPS coordinates of where the phone had traveled led ...

Video shows Israeli-American murder suspect being brought back to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Israeli-American suspect who was wanted for the murder of a Canadian English teacher in New Taipei City last month was extradited from the Philippines tonight to face justi...

Mom of alleged MS-13 victim killed by car at girl's memorial

BRENTWOOD, N.Y. (AP) — A New York mother recognized by President Donald Trump at the State of the Union after MS-13 gang members allegedly killed her daughter was struck and killed Friday by a car at ...

Michigan teen charged with murder in stabbing of classmate

WARREN, Mich. (AP) — A 17-year-old Detroit-area girl has been charged with murder in the fatal stabbing of a classmate during a fight that authorities say was over a male student. Ta...