Woman, 22, accused of raping girl, 17

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="g2dGI1Yjp3U9kYRLt057cpV5scJZRj9c"] (KSL-TV, SALT LAKE CITY) — A Riverton High School math teacher and coach of the sophomore girls' basketball team has been arrested and charged with raping more…

Ricin-letter suspect released from jail

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) The Mississippi man charged with sending ricin-laced letters to President Obama has been released, the U.S. Marshals Service said Tuesday. Jeff Woodfin, chief deputy with the more…

Sheriff Joe recall effort lacks signatures

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — PHOENIX — Volunteers set up a table outside a music festival one day last month to gather signatures for a drive to oust the notoriously more…

AP's Twitter account hacked

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SZSU) — The Twitter account of the Associated Press (AP) was hacked this afternoon. Hackers Tweeted the message, “Breaking: Two Explosions in the White House and Barack Obama more…

Gun, ammo sales surge after bombing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BREITBART) — The surge in gun and ammo purchases that began after Sandy Hook and continued through the Senate's failed gun control vote appears to have picked up more…

'Rain tax' soaks Maryland residents

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=24746048&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=320&width=425" height=320 width=425 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (MYFOXDC) — If you live in Maryland, get ready to pay for rain. Lawmakers passed an "Impervious Surfaces" tax more…

Tsarnaev: We copied bombs from al-Qaida

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="hiMWM1Yjrri8sKeIHfDBjXit34-SpVEn"] (NBC NEWS) The surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon attack has told investigators that he and his brother got instructions on building bombs from an online more…

Backlash over firing of F-bomb TV anchor

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="s3dWk0YjrMJyaaru5q56i0cV0TCPqrJL"] (SEATTLE.CBSLOCAL) — A North Dakota station is facing backlash after deciding to fire a news anchor after curing on air on his first day. A.J. Clemente more…

Baucus won't seek re-election to Senate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) Senator Max Baucus of Montana, the chairman of the Finance Committee, will retire from the Senate after 36 years, becoming the sixth Senate Democrat to more…

Israel accuses Syria of using chemical weapons

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WSJ) A top Israeli military intelligence officer on Tuesday said the Syrian army has repeatedly employed lethal chemical weapons during the country's civil war, an accusation likely to more…