Texas Headlines A four-lane bridge crossing the Rio Grande has been closed after two gas line explosions set the customs and immigration office ablaze in the Mexican community of Piedras Negras. 08/25/2014 - 6:48 am | View Link
Louisiana Headlines A federal judge has temporarily blocked enforcement of Louisiana's restrictive new abortion law. But lawyers disagree about whether his order covers doctors at all five of the state's clinics or only two doctors... 08/25/2014 - 6:48 am | View Link
AP source: Golisano submits bid to buy Bills Former Buffalo Sabres owner Tom Golisano has entered the running to purchase the Buffalo Bills. 08/7/2014 - 6:51 pm | View Link
Stern leads 10 in basketball Hall of Fame class Former NBA Commissioner David Stern prefers to look at the sale of the Los Angeles Clippers for a record $2 billion and not the decades of Donald Sterling's "interesting" ownership that came before it. 08/7/2014 - 5:08 pm | View Link
Landon Donovan says he'll retire after season A year after Landon Donovan returned to soccer, he realized he had lost his passion for the sport again. This time, the best player in American history decided to walk away for good. 08/7/2014 - 2:15 pm | View Link
Man charged in Cuyahoga Falls woman's murder previously convicted of rape, federal gun crime CUYAHOGA FALLS, Ohio— The man accused of fatally stabbing a 40-year-old mother after years of abusing her served time in federal ... or five years and three months in federal prison. Conrad was convicted in 1998 in Albany of possessing a weapon as ... 09/3/2014 - 3:18 pm | View Link
Supporters lining up behind Alabama man charged with killing man convicted of abusing daughter The father is charged with murder in the slaying of Raymond Earl Brooks, 59, a registered sex offender who was fatally shot on Sunday outside the rural home where he lived with his parents. Brooks pleaded guilty to sexually abusing the man's daughter in ... 06/10/2014 - 10:12 am | View Link
Man murders registered sex offender for sexually abusing his daughter The Cullman County Sheriff's Office said that they have arrested 41-year-old Jay Maynor, after being accused of fatally shooting 59-year-old Raymond Earl Brooks, who is a registered sex offender. Brooks was convicted of first-degree sexual abuse ... 06/10/2014 - 2:38 am | View Link
Man sentenced to death for beating, sexually abusing and fatally strangling girlfriend's 4-year-old daughter while she was out of town Jonathan Douglas Richardson, 25, was convicted last week of murdering 2-year-old Teghan Skiba in July 2010 Richardson was babysitting the girl for her mother, his girlfriend of six months, who was out of town on Army Reserves training Skiba was admitted to ... 04/3/2014 - 5:22 pm | View Link
Man who fatally abused stepson released STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Nov. 26 (UPI) -- Officials in Sweden released from prison a man who had been convicted of fatally abusing his stepson, the Swedish news agency TT reported. The man had served six years of a 10-year prison sentence. It is common for ... 11/26/2012 - 12:26 am | View Link
31-year-old Miami Man Fatally Shoots Wife In Kitchen, Then ... Miami man kills wife claiming repeated abuse by her and posted confession, including a photo of murdered wife on Facebook. 09/16/2014 - 11:18 pm | View Website
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Man convicted of killing toddler daughter by throwing her ... A 29-year-old New Jersey man was found guilty of killing his 2-½ year old daughter in 2011 by throwing her into a creek. Arthur Morgan III met his ex ... 09/16/2014 - 6:28 am | View Website
Timothy Don Carr #948 Summary: Carr, his girl friend Melissa Burgeson, and 17-year-old Keith Patrick Young attended a party on the evening of the crimes, where they all consumed alcohol ... 09/15/2014 - 11:16 am | View Website
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A prosecutor says he'll immediately release transcripts and audio recordings of a grand jury investigation into the death of Michael Brown if the panel doesn't indict the suburban St. Louis police officer who shot him.
If the police officer, Darren Wilson. is indicted, the grand jury testimony and recordings will become potential trial evidence and will not be released.
USA TODAYJameis Winston's punishment is better than nothing barelyUSA TODAYShowing that the NFL isn't the only football entity with behavior problems, Jameis Winston was suspended for the first half of top-ranked Florida State's ACC showdown with No. 24 Clemson after mimicking a popular Internet meme and shouting a lewd remark
President Barack Obama says U. S. forces in Iraq "do not and will not" have a combat mission as part of the effort against Islamic State militants.
Obama received a briefing Wednesday from officers at U. S. Central Command in Tampa, Florida. That command oversees military efforts in the Mideast.
The president says the fight against the Islamic State group cannot be America's alone and will require a broad coalition.
He says some nations will assist the U.