Benghazi probe co-chair subpoenaed by House panel
WASHINGTON (AP) ? The head of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee has subpoenaed the co-chairman of the independent review board that investigated last year's attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, to answer questions about the panel's findings behind closed doors.
Venezuela's military enters high-crime slums
PETARE, Venezuela (AP) ? Stern-looking soldiers clutching assault rifles wave down the beat-up Chevy Caprice entering this sprawling slum on the outskirts of Caracas.
Va. postal official sentenced for taking bribes A former U.S. Postal Service official has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for accepting at least $40,000 in bribes to help a Maryland company receive $6 million in contracts. Forty-eight-year-old ...
Homeless, hatchet-wielding Internet celebrity arrested for murder Police have arrested Caleb Lawrence McGillvary ? also known as Kai, the homeless, hatchet-wielding hitchhiker ? on murder charges, CNN reports.
Calif. doc promising cancer cure to be sentenced LOS ANGELES (AP) ? At the age of 3, Brianica Kirsch was diagnosed with brain cancer.
Authorities: Crime not ruled out in Texas blast Investigators working in the remnants of an exploded Texas fertilizer plant sifted by hand through untold kernels of corn, moved tons of debris and conducted more than 400 interviews, while searching for ...
'Hatchet hitchhiker' arrested in NJ homicide
ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) ? The unlikely pair ? an itinerant hitchhiker turned Internet celebrity and a lawyer three times his age ? met amid the neon lights of Times Square and headed back to a squat brick home on a quiet New Jersey cul-de-sac, authorities say.
Couch-Surfing on Viral Video Fame, 'Hatchet Hitchhiker' Arrested for Murder "Kai the hitchhiker," a homeless YouTube star famous for telling people how he "smashed" someone over the head with a hatchet, had been parlaying his Internet fame into an endless wave of couch-surfing at fans' apartments. But now he's charged with murder, and, well, that complicates things.
Mom in NM chases down child abductor; man arrested
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) ? A mother whose 4-year-old was being abducted chased the suspect down and crashed her vehicle into his car, triggering a manhunt and the arrest of the suspect, Albuquerque police said Thursday.