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Federal prosecutors indict 15 Chinese citizens in student visa fraud scheme

Federal prosecutors indict 15 Chinese citizens in student visa fraud scheme

Fifteen Chinese citizens conspired to take college entrance exams on behalf of others or paid to have that done for them so they could obtain student visas, federal prosecutors said…

National Spelling Bee ends in a tie for second year in a row

National Spelling Bee ends in a tie for second year in a row

They couldn’t be rattled. They couldn’t be denied. Gokul Venkatachalam and Vanya Shivashankar had worked too hard and come close too many times not to win the Scripps National Spelling…

Millionaire mom gets 18 years in jail for killing disabled son, 8, in NYC hotel

Millionaire mom gets 18 years in jail for killing disabled son, 8, in NYC hotel

A self-made pharmaceuticals millionaire who gave her developmentally disabled 8-year-old son a fatal dose of Ambien and Xanax in 2010 was sentenced to 18 years in prison by a New…

AP source: Man arrested in massive Los Angeles blaze that burned unfinished apartment building

AP source: Man arrested in massive Los Angeles blaze that burned unfinished apartment building

A law enforcement official says a man has been arrested for allegedly causing a massive inferno that destroyed an unfinished apartment building and damaged adjacent office towers in downtown Los…

Chicago man acquitted of animal cruelty for blowing marijuana smoke into mouth of chameleon

Chicago man acquitted of animal cruelty for blowing marijuana smoke into mouth of chameleon

A judge has acquitted a Chicago man of animal cruelty charges filed after the man posted a video of himself smoking marijuana with a chameleon.…

Tours on USS Arizona Memorial suspended after ship hits dock, mangles ramp and handrails

Tours on USS Arizona Memorial suspended after ship hits dock, mangles ramp and handrails

The National Park Service says tours on the USS Arizona Memorial are suspended after a Navy ship struck and damaged the memorial’s dock.…

The 4 Changes That Won Me $2 Million

The 4 Changes That Won Me $2 Million

Stop worrying about what you’re supposed to do and focus on what you want to do.…

6 Baltimore officers charged in arrestee’s death seek to move trial over concerns about jurors

6 Baltimore officers charged in arrestee’s death seek to move trial over concerns about jurors

Attorneys for six Baltimore police officers charged in the death of Freddie Gray are asking a judge to move their case out of Baltimore, arguing it will be impossible to…

Feeling the Sting of Recent Rotten Reviews on Yelp?

Feeling the Sting of Recent Rotten Reviews on Yelp?

Here are four strategies for how to turn things around.…

$150M in bribes, a dozen schemes, 14 people facing charges: US prosecutors lay out FIFA case

$150M in bribes, a dozen schemes, 14 people facing charges: US prosecutors lay out FIFA case

In accusing soccer federation leaders of tarnishing the sport by taking $150 million in bribes and payoffs, U.S. prosecutors laid out a sweeping corruption case that hinges on the testimony…