Posted: 08/18/2009 - A grand jury in northern California on Monday indicted a former Sunday school teacher on charges of kidnapping, murder and rape in the death of an 8-year-old girl.
Posted: 08/18/2009 - The son of a Florida couple known for adopting special-needs children was in his parents' room when they were slain in a home invasion last month, according to documents released by prosecutors.
Posted: 08/18/2009 - As many as 62 workers are still missing Tuesday, a day after an explosion at Russia's largest hydroelectric plant killed 12 people, a government official said.
Posted: 08/18/2009 - Fire crews were cleaning up for hours Tuesday after a fire ripped through one Junction City home.
Updated: 08/18/2009 - Downtown Manhattan Incorporated is hoping to catch your eye with a new logo.
Updated: 08/18/2009 - Two Concordians were arrested last week after officers found them making meth while responding to a suspicious activity call.
Updated: 08/18/2009 - The man accused in the murder of an Oskaloosa farmer is asking for a mental competency exam before facing charges.
Updated: 08/18/2009 - Hurricane Bill pushed westward early Tuesday with winds at 105 mph and the potential for developing into a major hurricane.
Updated: 08/18/2009 - Prosecutors said 40-year-old Elizabeth A. Thrasher posted the 17-year-old's picture, e-mail address and cell phone number on the Web site in a posting that suggested the girl was seeking a sexual encounter.
Posted: 08/18/2009 - A new national poll suggests that most Americans don't think Sarah Palin's decision to step down as Alaska governor was a smart political move.
Updated: 08/18/2009 - The University of Kansas earned a spot in the Princeton reviews latest list of the best 371 colleges.
Posted: 08/18/2009 - According to Allstate Insurance, laptops and books are popular targets for thieves.
Posted: 08/18/2009 - The second annual Ride for a Child hosted by Frito Lay employees is set for Saturday, Aug. 22. It benefits Children's Miracle Network at St. Francis Health Center. A free cookout will follow the ride.
Posted: 08/18/2009 - Kraft Foods Global, Inc., a Medford, Wis., establishment, is recalling approximately 8,000 pounds of frozen pepperoni and sausage pizza products because they may contain an undeclared allergen, soy protein concentrate.
Posted: 08/18/2009 - Research presented this weekend reinforced previous findings that 90 percent of paper money circulating in U.S. cities contains traces of cocaine.
Posted: 08/18/2009 - A man toting an assault rifle was among a dozen protesters carrying weapons while demonstrating outside President Obama's speech to veterans on Monday, but no laws were broken.
Posted: 08/18/2009 - An alien with a lemon-shaped head and a jazz-themed encounter with a UFO at the Glastonbury Festival are among hundreds of UFO sightings detailed in the latest batch of documents released Monday by the UK's Ministry of Defence.
Posted: 08/18/2009 - The recent closure of 32 privately owned radio stations and a proposed law to punish "media crimes" are signs that Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is moving to quash criticism of his government, according to a recent U.S. intelligence report.
Posted: 08/18/2009 - The presiding judge of the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals went on trial Monday, facing misconduct allegations over her refusal to accept a last-minute filing to delay an execution.
Posted: 08/18/2009 - Plans for a three-city exhibition of Michael Jackson memorabilia could be derailed by suspicion and distrust among Jackson's mother, the men Jackson named as executors of his will and the promoter of his planned comeback concerts.
Posted: 08/18/2009 - When pro quarterback Michael Vick pleaded guilty to bankrolling a dogfighting operation in 2007, there was a spike in reports of dogfighting in the United States.
Posted: 08/18/2009 - Hurricane Bill blew toward land early Tuesday, edging closer to the West Indies with near 100 mph winds and the potential for developing into a major hurricane.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - A Sunday school teacher with ties to Topeka was indicted Monday; Melissa Huckaby charged with kidnapping, raping and killing an eight year old California girl.
Posted: 08/17/2009 - Katherine Jackson's lawsuit is fueled by the suspicions over the cause of Michael's death on June 25th. Her attorney says a doctor with Jackson may be the target of the lawsuit.