Stories tagged: Criminal investigations
FRIDAY, SEPT. 7, 2012, 12:15 A.M.
Attention now turns to Peterson’s 4th wife
JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — She loomed over Drew Peterson’s murder trial, though her disappearance and the suspicion that the former Illinois police officer killed her was never mentioned in front …
THURSDAY, SEPT. 6, 2012, 12:22 P.M.
US feds investigate reported fatal border shooting
LAREDO, Texas (AP) — A U.S. Border Patrol spokesman says federal officials are investigating after the Mexican government said a Mexican citizen was killed when an agent patrolling the Rio …
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 5, 2012, 11:13 A.M.
French judges to exhume Arafat body in West Bank
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — The widow of Yasser Arafat said Wednesday that French investigators will soon visit the West Bank to dig up the remains of her husband in …
SUNDAY, SEPT. 2, 2012, 11:30 P.M.
NJ police seek answers in attack on sleeping kids
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — With his mother in the hospital and his father out of state, a 6-year-old boy and his siblings were under the care of a teenager when …
THURSDAY, AUG. 30, 2012, 12:16 A.M.
Defendant in Texas rape case vanishes during trial
LIBERTY, Texas (AP) — The first defendant to face trial among a group of men and boys accused of repeatedly raping a young Texas girl vanished Wednesday during a break …
WEDNESDAY, AUG. 29, 2012, 7:10 A.M.
Texas girl, 13, describes alleged sexual assaults
LIBERTY, Texas (AP) — A 13-year-old Texas girl who authorities say was repeatedly sexually assaulted by 20 men and boys during a series of attacks two years ago cried Wednesday …
FRIDAY, AUG. 24, 2012, 2:24 P.M.
US doping agency erases Lance Armstrong’s titles
The champagne toasts on the Champs-Elysees and the two-fingered “V” for victory signs he flashed while pedaling to the finish line. The excruciating mountain climbs and the explosions of power …