| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:07 PM
Beneath the wheat and watermelon fields surrounding this farm community just outside the Gaza Strip lies a threat that helps explain the overwhelming public support in Israel for the war against the Palestinian militant group Hamas.
A little over a week...
| Jul 26, 2014
The Outfit-connected crew had planned the raid on the cartel stash house carefully, using a street gang member who tipped them to a 40-kilogram shipment of cocaine from Mexico that would be warehoused on Chicago's Southeast Side before being cut up for...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 4:38 PM
The surviving suspect in the deadly Stockton bank robbery is facing 35 felony counts, including three counts of murder and 23 counts of attempted murder in connection with the dramatic incident.
A 45-page criminal complaint filed by the San Joaquin...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 3:50 PM
BAGHDAD In southern Baghdad Saturday, a federal police commander was expounding to a visiting reporter on the controls the government exercises over resurgent Shiite Muslim militias to prevent them from intimidating Sunni civilians.
But a few miles...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 11:00 PM
An apparent robbery of a marijuana-growing operation in Fresno resulted in a fatal gunfight Thursday that left two suspects dead and a 15-year-old girl being used as a human shield by fleeing robbers.
Two of the alleged gunmen who broke into the house...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 3:04 PM
A couple in the Northern California town of Colusa has been charged with kidnapping a 13-year-old boy and forcing him to apologize for making their son cry, authorities said.
Rebecca Carranza-Molina, 44, and Jose Alfred Molina, 56, who were arrested...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 3:36 PM
The hunt for an Alabama man accused of ambushing, kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 30-year-old woman and her 8-year-old daughter came to an end in a Boynton Beach hospital room Monday.
It was four days earlier when police in Ozark, a city in...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:35 PM
TEL AVIV, Israel When word went out Friday that Hadar Goldin, a 23-year-old second lieutenant in a squad dismantling tunnels in the Gaza Strip, had been captured by Hamas-affiliated gunmen, one name immediately came to Israeli minds: Gilad Shalit, the...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 6:30 PM
A registered sex offender was sentenced Wednesday to 12 years in prison for kidnapping an 8-year-old girl who was walking with her family in a park.
Robert Sok, 28, of Long Beach, pleaded no contest to kidnapping the girl and failing to update his sex...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Thursday's reported abduction of an 18-year-old Monroe County (Mich.) woman, which set off a massive police search, "did not take place, as originally reported," authorities said Sunday.
The Monroe County Sheriff's Office has closed the investigation...
| Jul 6, 2014
| 12:20 PM
Israel has arrested six Jewish suspects in the abduction and killing of a Palestinian teenager whose death sparked violent protests in Jerusalem and Israeli Arab towns, a security source said on Sunday.
With tensions high along the Gaza border, Israel...