'Superhero' homeowner hogties burglar

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KWTV-TV) A burglary suspect got quite the surprise Wednesday morning. Police say Robert Cole tried to break into a home, but ended up hogtied in the front yard. more…

Feds spying on Americans' 'snail mail'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) Leslie James Pickering noticed something odd in his mail last September: A handwritten card, apparently delivered by mistake, with instructions for postal workers to pay more…

California highways among worst in nation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Oakland Tribune) California's highways continue to rank among the worst in the nation -- a sorry distinction the state has held for more than a decade. The Golden more…

Man commits suicide moments after sodomy conviction

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Huffington Post) A man apparently committed suicide just moments after he was convicted of sodomizing a 14-year-old girl. A coroner's report and witness accounts indicate that Steve Parsons, more…

Milk farmer goes after state conviction

by Bob Unruh -- A jury's conviction of a Wisconsin farmer for removing state health agency security tape from his supply of food is being appealed to establish the "absolute right to more…