Posted 7:49 AM 5/16/2013
Federal health officials say they want to overhaul federally funded child care facilities across the country, beefing up safety standards for employees and requiring states to better monitor the facilities.Roughly 1.6 million children across the U.S. attend child care on federal (More)
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Posted 7:47 AM 5/16/2013
NEW ORLEANS - Authorities have arrested the man wanted in a Mother's Day parade shooting that wounded 19 people in New Orleans after he was identified in surveillance video that showed him running from the scene as the crowd scattered in all directions, police said.Akein Scott, 19 (More)
Posted 7:41 AM 5/16/2013
NEW YORK - Singer Andy Williams' eclectic art collection has brought $46 million at a New York City auction.The works sold on Wednesday, the first of a two-day sale at Christie's.The late singer's taste ranged from contemporary, impressionist and modern to Latin American (More)
Posted 5:34 PM 5/15/2013 by Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says the acting commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service, Steven Miller, has submitted his resignation in the aftermath of an investigation that found the agency improperly targeted conservative groups. Obama says Treasury Secretary Jacob (More)
Posted 5:10 PM 5/15/2013 by Associated Press
PHOENIX (AP) - The same jury that convicted Jodi Arias of murder one week ago took about three hours Wednesday to determine that the former waitress is eligible for the death penalty in the stabbing and shooting death of her one-time lover in his bathroom five years ago. The decision (More)
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Posted 4:30 PM 5/15/2013 by Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Then CIA-Director David Petraeus objected to the final talking points that U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice used five days after the deadly assault on a U.S. diplomatic post in Benghazi, Libya, because he wanted to see more detail publicly released, including a warning issued from the (More)
Posted 3:02 PM 5/15/2013 by Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Attorney General Eric Holder told Congress Wednesday that a serious national security leak required the secret gathering of telephone records at The Associated Press as he stood by an investigation in which he insisted he had no involvement. Pestered by Republicans (More)
Posted 3:01 PM 5/15/2013 by Associated Press
PHOENIX (AP) - Prosecutors on Wednesday tried to convince jurors that Jodi Arias should be eligible for the death penalty, saying Travis Alexander suffered tremendous pain as he fought for his life while Arias stabbed and slashed him nearly 30 times. The trial resumed with a new phase (More)
Posted 2:38 PM 5/15/2013
SACRAMENTO (KCRA) - A 7-year-old girl kidnapped in Sacramento, California managed to escape from her abductor's trunk, police said Monday.
The girl was walking with her mother and another sibling Saturday when a man pulled up alongside the trio in a vehicle and grabbed the child.(More) • Video (1)
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Posted 11:39 AM 5/15/2013
CALIFORNIA (KSEE) - Betsayda Hernandez is in a wheelchair, recovering from a broken right leg, and a bruised left leg, but not long ago - pinned between her car and a tree - she thought her injuries would be much worse.
"I think I'm going to lose my legs," she says.
Posted 11:06 AM 5/15/2013 by Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Attorney General Eric Holder is facing what is likely to be aggressive questioning by the Republican-led House Judiciary Committee on topics ranging from the Justice Department's gathering of phone records at The Associated Press to the government's handling of intelligence (More)
Posted 10:54 AM 5/15/2013 by Associated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A Philadelphia abortion doctor has been sentenced to a third life term for killing an aborted baby that he described as so big it could "walk to the bus." Dr. Kermit Gosnell was convicted this week of first-degree murder in the deaths of three babies born alive (More)
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