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As the shock sinks in of North Korea's extraordinary announcement of the execution of leader Kim Jong Un's uncle and former protector, government officials and analysts are trying to decipher what the brutal move means. The ruthless disposal of Jang Song Thaek - Kim's uncle by marriage who had, until recently, been regarded as the […]
A giant cross that has stood on a Southern California mountain for decades must be removed because it violates the constitutional separation of church and state, a judge ordered this week. The order Thursday by U.S. District Judge Larry Burns continues a long legal battle about the 43-foot cross atop Mt. Soledad in San Diego. […]
A security guard was arrested this week and is accused of stealing two Los Angeles Lakers championship rings and $20,000 in gift cards, police said. Eddie Monterroso, 23, who worked at a Lakers training facility, was arrested Tuesday outside the facility, the El Segundo Police Department said. The two championship rings were from the 2009 […]
Four women were detained by traffic police in two Saudi Arabian cities this week for defying the Kingdom's driving ban, according to all the women stopped. In the Red Sea port city of Jeddah Thursday, two women, Sahar Naseef and Tamador Alyami, were stopped by police after being spotted in a car on one of […]
In a plea deal reached between the prosecution and defense, newlywed Jordan Linn Graham, accused of pushing her husband over a Montana cliff, has agreed to plead guilty to second-degree murder in exchange for waiving a first-degree murder charge and a lying to investigators charge, the prosecutor said Thursday.
Amid a tidal wave of negative publicity, a Colorado school system has let a 6-year-old boy return to school and said it won't classify his kissing a girl on the hand as sexual harassment. The story of first-grader Hunter Yelton made national news and spurred outrage this week after word spread that his school near […]
IKEA has recalled eight of its children's wall-mounted lamps after one toddler died and another was injured, the Consumer Product Safety Commission said Wednesday. In each case, the lamp cord was pulled into the crib by the infant, creating the strangulation hazard. Both incidents took place in Europe. There are eight different models involved in […]
It could have had a much different outcome. A family of six spent two days in the Nevada wilderness in sub-zero temperatures after their Jeep rolled off the side of a dirt road and into a crevice. James Glanton and his girlfriend Christina McIntee huddled with their two children, and her nephew and niece, keeping […]
Shortly after midnight in Bangladesh (1 p.m. ET), authorities plan to hang a top Islamist figure. Abdul Quader Mollah was sentenced in September for alleged "crimes against humanity" dating back to 1971, during the country's war for independence. The ruling against him set off rioting in the streets and sparked a strike across the country.
They gathered in the tens of thousands - presidents, prime ministers, royals, celebrities and ordinary South Africans - all united to say farewell to a man hailed as a global symbol of reconciliation. In what has been billed as one of the largest gatherings of global leaders in recent history, representatives from around the world […]
Frigid weather gripping much of the United States led to a frenzied search in northwest Nevada, where rescue teams are searching a mountainous area for two adults and four children who went to play in the snow and never returned. James Glanton, 34, and Christina MacIntee, 25, are missing, along with Glanton's two children and […]
Phillip Steel, a resident of Deer Trail, Colorado, is ready to fight for Old West values he feels are being threatened by drones. Asked what exactly he's proposing to do when he sees an unmanned aircraft, Steel points his weapon to the sky. "I am proposing to shoot it down," he said. Deer Trail - […]
Los Angeles Authorities have arrested a man accused of swiping a piece of the wrecked sports car that "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker was riding in when he died in a fiery crash Saturday. The theft occurred at a stop light as the charred 2005 Porsche Carrera GT was being removed from the accident […]
The campus police officer who shot Robert Cameron Redus said the 23-year-old student got out of his truck after a traffic stop, approached the officer and got into the struggle which claimed Redus' life. Redus' friends at the University of the Incarnate Word in San Antonio, Texas, say that's not the person they knew. They […]
Police fired tear gas as fans of rival teams fought in the stands at a Brazilian football game Sunday. The fighting erupted during a match in the Joinville Arena in Brazil's Santa Catalina state, interrupting the game and forcing a helicopter to land on the field to take away an injured spectator. Images from the […]
It isn't that the 42-year-old man had done anything wrong to infuriate Elytte Barbour and his wife. The couple – married three weeks - just wanted to kill someone together, police said. And Troy LaFerrara happened to be the unlucky one. The Barbours are accused of luring LaFerrara through a sex ad on Craigslist, and […]
No matter how you spell it, ice is a four letter word Friday. Just ask folks living anywhere from Texas to Tennessee. The National Weather Service predicts a wintry mix of precipitation through Sunday. That forecast prompted the cancellation of a downtown Dallas holiday parade scheduled for Saturday for the first time in 26 years.
The Los Angeles County coroner's office expects to release some information from the autopsies of actor Paul Walker and financial manager Roger Rodas on Wednesday, the coroner's office told CNN. The autopsies were completed Tuesday, but investigators placed a "security hold" on the results. The coroner's office did not give a reason for the secrecy. […]
A pair of thieves in Mexico may have stolen more than they bargained for when they targeted a truck this week. The stolen vehicle was carrying a delicate cargo - a radioactive element used for medical purposes, but one that can be used to make a so-called dirty bomb. The International Atomic Energy Agency announced […]
It's Turkey Day, a day closer a to a crucial Obamacare deadline and a day three girls in Arizona are probably very thankful to be rescued. Hello. It's Thursday, and here are the “5 Things to Know for Your New Day." Every weekday morning around 6, we’ll hit the top five stories of the day, […]