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A New 'Situation' at Oklahoma University: Prof Plans 'Jersey Shore' Class

A New 'Situation' at Oklahoma University: Prof Plans 'Jersey Shore' Class

The infamous characters of MTV's "The Jersey Shore," will be the subjects of a class at Oklahoma University this summer.

Ex-federal judge gets 30 days in prison for crimes

Ex-federal judge gets 30 days in prison for crimes

A former federal judge has been sentenced to 30 days in prison for drug-related crimes involving a stripper.

Mass. judge says Bulger can get public defender

Mass. judge says Bulger can get public defender

Former reputed mob boss James "Whitey" Bulger, who escaped prosecution for 16 years until he was apprehended last week in California with more than $800,000 in cash, was given a taxpayer-funded ...

Suspect disputes account of Pa. officer's death

Suspect disputes account of Pa. officer's death

A man accused of killing an eastern Pennsylvania police officer said what happened "is the complete opposite" of the account given by state police.

Forensics expert testifies in Casey Anthony trial

Forensics expert testifies in Casey Anthony trial

A forensic expert testified Monday that the odor of human decomposition in an air sample taken from the car of a Florida woman on trial in the death of her daughter was "extremely, overwhelmingl...

Boat Smacks Concrete, Sinks in N.Y.; 4 Die, 2 Hurt

Boat Smacks Concrete, Sinks in N.Y.; 4 Die, 2 Hurt

A powerboat struck a concrete abutment along the Hudson River and sank before sunrise Sunday, killing four occupants and seriously injuring two others, authorities said.

Natural gas prices rise on shrinking supplies

Natural gas prices rise on shrinking supplies

Natural gas prices jumped about 2 percent Thursday after the government reported a bigger-than-expected drop in supplies, and forecasters said January could be the coldest month since 1985....

DC mayor arrested protesting budget restrictions

DC mayor arrested protesting budget restrictions

D.C. leaders including the mayor took to the streets to protest congressional control of the nation's capital, blocking traffic and getting arrested over a federal budget deal expected to impose renewed restrictions on the city.

Anthony trial: Internet searches focus of the day

Anthony trial: Internet searches focus of the day

Internet searches for how to make chloroform and neck-breaking were done on a computer that a Florida mother accused of killing her 2-year-old daughter had access to, an expert who analyzed the ...

Trump and His Lawyers Embrace a Vision of Vast Executive Power

Trump and His Lawyers Embrace a Vision of Vast Executive Power

President Trump asserted in a Twitter post on Monday that he had “the absolute right” to pardon himself.

Search for Missouri Tornado's Missing Finds Few Amid Debris

Search for Missouri Tornado's Missing Finds Few Amid Debris

Mike Hare has scoured the ravaged neighborhood where his 16-year-old son Lantz was seen last. He's called hospitals from Dallas to Kansas City and taken dozens of calls offering advice, prayers and hopeful tips.

Foreign workers for Hershey protest Pa. conditions

Foreign workers for Hershey protest Pa. conditions

Foreign students working at a candy warehouse protested conditions and pay Thursday, chanting on Chocolate Avenue under streetlights shaped like Hershey's Kisses, arguing that they were employed...

Police Search for Shooting Suspect After 5 Shot and Injured in San Francisco

Police Search for Shooting Suspect After 5 Shot and Injured in San Francisco

Police in San Francisco say five people have been shot and injured and they are looking for a suspect.

Small river could bring historic floods to ND

Small river could bring historic floods to ND

Plastic sheeting hung over the apartment building like a shroud, stretching from the eaves to the ground. Across it, someone had spray-painted the word "pray" and drawn a line labeled "1969" &md...

Romney, Gingrich focus of GOP race with Cain exit

Romney, Gingrich focus of GOP race with Cain exit

With the implosion of Herman Cain's campaign amid accusations of adultery and sexual harassment, the once-crowded 2012 Republican presidential field appears to be narrowing to a two-man race between Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich.

Casey Anthony cleared of murdering young daughter

Casey Anthony cleared of murdering young daughter

Casey Anthony's eyes welled with tears and her lips trembled as the verdict was read once, twice and then a third time: "Not guilty" of killing her 2-year-old daughter, Caylee.


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