Illinois poised to allow concealed weapons

by -NO AUTHOR- -- SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Illinois was poised to become the last state in the nation to allow public possession of concealed guns as lawmakers rushed Tuesday to finalize more…

Nude wife distracts man while hubby robs home

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CROSSVILLE-CHRONICLE) — While a nude female swimmer in his Camelot subidivision home's backyard pool had him distracted, the woman's accomplice was inside the victim's home stealing his personal more…

Forensics expert supports Zimmerman account

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ORLANDO SENTINEL) SANFORD -- Jurors in the George Zimmerman trial this morning heard testimony from an expert on gunshot wounds, who said the evidence suggests 17-year-old Trayvon Martin was on top of more…

Mexico surpasses U.S. as chubbiest nation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GLOBALPOST) — Modern Mexicans' urban lifestyle, rising incomes and myriad consumption vices have fed a seemingly endless struggle that's killing thousands more of them each year. Yep, we're more…

Man strangles, eats family dog

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WFTS-TV) TAMPA - A Tampa man accused of strangling, cooking and eating the family dog made an appearance before a judge Saturday morning. His bond was set to more…

'Dead' organ donor wakes just in time

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SYRACUSE POST-STANDARD) Syracuse, NY - Doctors at St. Joseph's Hospital Health Center were about to remove organs for transplant from a woman they thought was dead. Then she more…

NYPD releasing gases into subway system

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WNBC-TV) The NYPD is releasing harmless gases into the subway system during the morning rush beginning Tuesday to study how chemical weapons could be dispersed through the air. more…

Muslims rip Obama's Ramadan greeting

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TWITCHY) As Muslims around the world celebrate the beginning of Ramadan, some are taking to social media to criticize Obama’s Ramadan greeting. more…