The Latest: Suspect in killings had cut off ankle monitor

HOUSTON (AP) — The Latest on the arrest of a man suspected in at least three Houston-area killings (all times local): 5 p.m. Investigators say a man suspected in at...

The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com

Audible.com best-sellers for week ending July 13: Fiction 1. Something in the Water by Catherine Steadman, narrated by the author (Random House Audio) ...

The Latest: Suspect in officer death pleads not guilty

QUINCY, Mass. (AP) — The Latest on the arraignment of Emanuel Lopes, who is accused of killing a Massachusetts police officer, as well as an innocent bystander. (all times local): 3:...

UK politician convicted of killing wife after his affair

LONDON (AP) — A former British politician has been found guilty of murdering his wife after she found out he had an affair with their son's partner, the mother of one of his grandchildren. ...

Judge: Trial in Laquan McDonald shooting to start Sept. 5

CHICAGO (AP) — A Chicago police officer charged with murder in the fatal shooting of black teenager Laquan McDonald will stand trial starting Sept. 5. Cook County Judge Vincent Gaugh...

Suspect in Massachusetts officer death headed to court

QUINCY, Mass. (AP) — The man suspected of killing a Massachusetts police officer, as well as an innocent bystander, is heading to court. Prosecutors say 20-year-old Emanuel Lopes is ...

Saudi Arabia executes 5 convicted of killing Pakistani man

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudia Arabia says it has executed five men, including two Saudis, convicted for the robbery and murder of a Pakistani warehouse guard in the western city of Jeddah. ...

German prosecutors appeal verdict in neo-Nazi trial

BERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors are appealing the verdict against a neo-Nazi whose 2 ½-year sentence for supporting a terrorist organization prompted anger last week. Spokeswoman Fr...

Pregnant Hong Kong girl strangled to death in Taiwan by boyfriend: autopsy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Autopsy results of an appalling homicide involving the killing of a 21-year-old Hong Kong girl by her 20-year-old boyfriend in Taiwan have pointed to strangulation as the ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Tuesday, July 17, the 198th day of 2018. There are 167 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On July 17,...

Day care owner gets probation for trying to kill child

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minneapolis day care owner was sentenced Monday to 10 years of probation for trying to kill a toddler in her home by hanging him from a noose. Nataliia Karia, 43...

Pianist's wife not guilty by reason of insanity in 2 deaths

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A Texas judge has found the estranged wife of concert pianist Vadym Kholodenko (va-DEEM' koh-loh-DEHN'-koh) not guilty by reason of insanity in the 2016 deaths of the couple's...

4 of 5 teens take plea deal in fatal Michigan rock-throwing

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — An attorney says four Michigan teens charged with murder in a fatal rock-throwing incident have agreed to accept a lesser charge of manslaughter. The plea deal wa...

The Latest: Mother of previously slain officer speaks out

BOSTON (AP) — The Latest on the shooting death of a Massachusetts police officer (all times local): 11:30 a.m. The mother of a Massachusetts police officer killed i...

Suspect in 1988 killing of Indiana girl, 8, appears in court

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — A judge has given prosecutors until Thursday to formally charge a man who's being held in the 1988 slaying of an 8-year-old Indiana girl. Fifty-nine-year-old ...