Posted: 08/27/2012 - Federal prosecutors are expected to argue that an Amish sect leader, accused of orchestrating beard-cutting attacks against fellow Amish men, was operating a cult out of his family compound in rural Ohio.
Posted: 08/26/2012 - The veteran patrolmen who opened fire on a gunman outside the Empire State Building had only an instant to react when the man whirled around and pointed a .45-caliber pistol at police as they approached him from behind on a busy sidewalk.
Updated: 08/25/2012 - Officials organized shelters and urged vacationers to leave the Florida Keys as Tropical Storm Isaac approached on Saturday, though preparations farther north focused on getting ready for the Republican National Convention.
Posted: 08/25/2012 - Neil Armstrong, the Apollo 11 astronaut who became the first human being to set foot on another world, has died. He was 82.
Posted: 08/24/2012 - And as it nears the Florida Gulf Coast, Governor Rick Scott says the Republican National Convention will not change its schedule due to the impending arrival of the storm.
Posted: 08/24/2012 - The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency says it will strip Lance Armstrong of his seven Tour de France titles and ban him from cycling. Armstrong announced he will not fight in court the USADA's allegations he used performance enhancing drugs during his career.
Posted: 08/24/2012 - A California jury sided with Apple on a majority of its patent infringement claims against Samsung Electronics Friday in San Jose. The jury also awarded Apple more than $1 billion in damages.
Posted: 08/24/2012 - USMC Lt. Gen. Richard Mills speaks during christening ceremonies for the USS Somerset at a shipyard in Louisiana last month. Mills says he used cyber operations against the enemy to gain valuable information. (AP Photo / Gerald Herbert)
Posted: 08/24/2012 - A jihadist forum in Malaysia, posted the death calls and provided the author's name and photograph under a headline titled "First Image of One of the Dogs who killed Bin Laden."
Posted: 08/24/2012 - A photo of Steven Ercolino, who was killed in a shooting near the Empire State Building on Friday morning. (Credit: Personal Photo)
Posted: 08/24/2012 - My daughter, who is 5, was identified last year as "gifted.” Well, I honestly had never properly understood what being "gifted" meant. I naively thought, "Oh, my baby is so advanced, she is just so smart!”
Posted: 08/24/2012 - Just two weeks after his wedding, Christophe Quancard was diagnosed with glioblastoma, one of the deadliest types of brain tumors.
Posted: 08/24/2012 - With three days to go until the start of the Republican convention, President Barack Obama and GOP challenger Mitt Romney remain deadlocked in the race for the White House, according to a new national survey.
Updated: 08/24/2012 - A man laid off a year ago was reportedly shot and killed by New York City police Friday morning after killing a former co-worker, and opening fire outside the Empire State Building.
Posted: 08/23/2012 - A new virus posing as an FBI alert is freezing computers and alarming users across the country. Here's why infected computers display a shocking pop-up that tells owners they have illegal materials on their PCs.
Posted: 08/23/2012 - Prosecutors made the accusations about James Holmes in court Thursday, to convince a judge to let them see records from the university, where Holmes had been a candidate for a neuroscience doctoral degree.
Posted: 08/23/2012 - Geyser from fire hydrant sheared by SUV that hit it streams high into air in Los Angeles Wednesday night. (Video pic from KCBS-TV)
Posted: 08/23/2012 - An aide for Akin says the Congressman Akin has received threats of rape of his official staff, family and the Congressman himself.. along with suggestions that individuals should die.
Posted: 08/23/2012 - Mark David Chapman, John Lennon's convicted killer, was making his seventh try at parole Wednesday.