Israel demolishes West Bank home of Palestinian attacker

RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — The Israeli military says its forces have demolished the home of a Palestinian who killed two Israelis in a shooting and stabbing attack last month. Israel...

Inmate pleads guilty in stabbing attack on prison guard

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (AP) — A man already convicted in three slayings and serving a life sentence has pleaded guilty to attempted aggravated murder and other charges in an attack on an Ohio prison guard. ...

Police in South Korea investigate suspect in killings of 5

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean police are investigating a 42-year-old man accused of setting his apartment on fire and stabbing neighbors trying to flee, killing five people and injuring 13 ot...

Supreme Court rejects death row appeal over anti-gay juror

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is again rejecting a gay death row inmate's appeal that claims jurors in South Dakota were biased against him because of his sexual orientation. T...

Escaped teenager charged in mother's death recaptured

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities on Friday recaptured a 15-year-old boy who is charged with killing his mother and managed to escape a Southern California juvenile facility. A "very go...

The Latest: Escaped teen charged in mom's death recaptured

ORANGE, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the escape of a 15-year-old inmate charged with killing his mother (all times local): 10 p.m. Authorities say a 15-year-old boy ...

Montana pair get life for killing 2 found partly dissolved

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana judge sentenced a man and a woman Friday to life in prison after they pleaded guilty to stabbing two people to death, including a teenager, and trying to dissolve thei...

The Latest: Alabama inmate seeks execution stay

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — The Latest on the scheduled execution of an Alabama inmate (all times local): Noon An Alabama inmate is asking the U.S. Supreme Court to hal...

Attorneys seek 25 years for man in Michigan airport stabbing

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — Lawyers for a Montreal man convicted of stabbing a police officer at an airport in Flint, Michigan, have asked the judge to sentence him to 25 years in prison. Am...

Man facing execution for pastor's sword-and-dagger slaying

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — A man convicted of the sword-and-dagger stabbing death of a pastor is set to become the second person executed in Alabama this year, barring a last-minute stay. ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Tuesday, April 9, the 99th day of 2019. There are 266 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On April 9, 1...

Iranian sentenced to life for killing woman in Germany

BERLIN (AP) — A court Germany has sentenced a 44-year-old Iranian man to life in prison for stabbing to death a woman on a street in the western city of Duesseldorf last year. German...

The Latest: Union defends prison officers sued over stabbing

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Latest on a lawsuit about a man's stabbing of fellow inmates at an Ohio prison (all times local): 2:20 p.m. A union says officers at an Oh...

Men stabbed by fellow inmate while handcuffed sue officers

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Officers at an Ohio prison watched and laughed behind a locked door as an inmate slipped his handcuffs, pulled out a homemade blade, and repeatedly stabbed four fellow prisoners ...

Israeli kills suspected Palestinian attacker in West Bank

JERUSALEM (AP) — An Israeli shot and killed a Palestinian who he said tried to attack him with a knife near the West Bank city of Nablus. A Nablus hospital says another Palestinian w...