|Albuquerque chief has few answers on latest police shooting
Two days after Albuquerque police shot and killed a 19-year-old suspected truck thief, the chief of the troubled department said Wednesday that he has little information about the latest shooting.
|Medal of Honor soldier honored by NC military community
For U.S. Army Sergeant Kyle White, the firefight began without warning. White's platoon left a meeting with village elders in Afghanistan after an interpreter heard suspicious chatter on an Army radio. On the way back to their outpost, White's platoon was ambushed.
|NYPD chief says he was caught off-guard by Twitter backlash
The head of the New York City Police Department said Wednesday that he was caught off guard by the public's harsh response to the department's recent attempt reaching out to the community via Twitter.
|Chicago Cubs' Wrigley Field celebrates 100th anniversary
For Wrigley Field, it really was the party of a century. Exactly 100 years after the Chicago Federals pounded the Kansas City Packers in the first game at the Chicago ballpark, Wrigley got quite the birthday bash on Wednesday afternoon.
|Woman smuggled loaded gun inside body cavity, police say
Police in Tennessee said Wednesday that a 19-year-old woman smuggled a loaded gun into a jail, after a cavity search revealed that she had been hiding the weapon inside her body.
|California mother, TSA settle breast milk lawsuit
A Southern California woman who was held at a Phoenix airport four years ago, after refusing to have her breast milk X-rayed, has reached a settlement with the Transportation Security Administration.
|Oklahoma lawmaker seeks impeachment of court justices
A member of the Oklahoma House of Representatives is drafting a resolution seeking the impeachment of five state Supreme Court justices, who granted a delay of execution to two death-row inmates.
|Astronauts spacewalk to replace dead space station computer
Space station astronauts stepped out for a spacewalk on Wednesday, to replace a dead backup computer and get the orbiting outpost back up to full strength, NASA officials said Wednesday.
|Soldier charged with 2007 deaths of unarmed teens in Iraq
A U.S. soldier accused of deliberately killing two unarmed teenagers as they herded cattle in Iraq seven years ago appeared in military court on Wednesday, with his lawyer claiming the charges are baseless.
|Washington bus driver accused of bullying special needs girl
A school bus driver in Washington state has been placed on leave while the school district investigates accusations that he bullied a developmentally disabled 14-year-old girl.