Defense criticizes years-long monitoring of terror defendant

NEW YORK (AP) — Defense lawyers for a man charged with killing eight people in a New York City terrorist attack say the U.S. surveilled their client surreptitiously and perhaps illegally for years. ...

Suspect in mob boss hit flashes pro-Trump slogans on hand

TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) — The man charged with killing the reputed boss of the Gambino crime family wrote pro-Donald Trump slogans on his hand and flashed them to journalists before a court hearing Mond...

Mali's army says 23 soldiers are killed in attack in village

BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Mali's army says heavily armed men have attacked a camp in central Mali, killing at least 23 soldiers. The army said Monday the attack on Sunday, which is the mos...

Brazil school reopens after deadly shooting

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Teachers and some students have returned to a Brazilian school less than a week after two armed men raided it, killing seven people. Staff members gathered on M...

Police sued over bulldozer death of pot suspect

Pennsylvania State Police acted recklessly when troopers used a bulldozer to pursue a Grateful Dead fan caught growing marijuana on public land, killing him when he wound up under the machine's treads...

Businessman pleads not guilty in slaying of brother's family

FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey businessman accused of killing his brother, his brother's wife and two children has pleaded not guilty to felony murder and other charges. A public...

DNA match leads to arrest in 1999 Alabama slaying, rape case

DOTHAN, Ala. (AP) — A DNA match found through a genealogy website has led to an arrest in the killings of two teen girls nearly 20 years ago, Alabama authorities said. Coley McCraney...

Supreme Court to consider Louisiana's non-unanimous juries

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will consider banning non-unanimous juries in criminal cases in Louisiana, the only state that still allows them. The justices said Monday they wi...

Justices spurn Georgia inmate, despite juror's racial slurs

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is rejecting a new appeal from a Georgia death row inmate, despite evidence that a juror in his capital case used racial slurs. The high court had...

La Scala board to decide on controversial Saudi funding

MILAN (AP) — The directors of Italy's premier opera house, Teatro alla Scala in Milan, are meeting to decide whether to accept controversial funding from Saudi Arabia. The meeting Mo...

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Christchurch gun shop sold rifles online to accused shooter

CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand (AP) — A Christchurch gun shop on Monday acknowledged selling guns online to the 28-year-old white supremacist accused of killing 50 people in mosque shootings that hav...

Flash floods, earthquake in Indonesia kill dozens

JAYAPURA, Indonesia (AP) — Flash floods and mudslides triggered by downpours tore through mountainside villages in Indonesia's easternmost province, killing at least 58 people, disaster officials said...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, March 18, the 77th day of 2019. There are 288 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On March 18, ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, March 18, the 77th day of 2019. There are 288 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On March 18, ...