Montana teacher rape sentence appealed

Mont. State prosecutors are appealing as “illegal” a 30-day sentence handed down by a Montana judge in the case of a 14-year-old raped by her teacher…

Woman caught on camera stealing police car

A call to police about a suspicious person took a wild turn when a suspect took off in a police cruiser…

Kidnapper of 3 women commits suicide in prison

Castro had been in protective custody because of the notoriety of his case, meaning he was checked every 30 minutes, but he was not on suicide watch…

Corrections official: Ohio man who held 3 women captive for a decade has committed suicide.

Corrections official: Ohio man who held 3 women captive for a decade has committed suicide.

Dad charged after baby dies in hot car in US

A U.S. father whose infant son died after being left in a parked car in the summertime heat was smoking marijuana next to the car…

Obama gets top Republican support on Syria strike

President Barack Obama’s call for a military strike in Syria won significant momentum Tuesday, with leaders of both parties in Congress saying they are convinced that Syrian President Bashar Assad..

College Saving Tips

The start of a new school year, is a good time to revisit your plans for saving for a child’s college education.

Nyad celebrates historic swim from Cuba to Florida

U.S. endurance swimmer Diana Nyad on Tuesday celebrated her record-setting swim from Cuba to Florida…

Ohio man who threatened police holds ‘idiot’ sign

A man who threatened officers in Cleveland is making a court-ordered public apology by standing near a police station with a sign describing himself as an idiot…

Oil hovers above $107 with jitters over Syria

Oil prices were down slightly but still above $107 a barrel Tuesday as President Barack Obama’s struggle to win support for U.S. military intervention in Syria diminished expectations of an imminent attack…