Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Home » Archives by category » National (Page 585)

Blue whale tangled in line off Southern California coast; rescuers keeping watch

Blue whale tangled in line off Southern California coast; rescuers keeping watch

Rescuers say they’ll hold off until Saturday on efforts to free a blue whale tangled in a fishing line off the Southern California coast.…

Tennessee troopers take to truck to nab texters

Tennessee troopers take to truck to nab texters

State troopers are hiding in plain sight as they try to recapture the attention of distracted drivers.…

Virginia police officer indicted on murder, firearms charges in fatal Walmart shooting

Virginia police officer indicted on murder, firearms charges in fatal Walmart shooting

A Virginia police officer who shot and killed a man in a Wal-Mart parking lot was indicted Thursday on charges of first-degree murder and using a gun in a felony.…

3 shot, 1 killed near baseball field at California college

3 shot, 1 killed near baseball field at California college

One person was killed and two others injured in a shooting Thursday near a baseball field on the campus of a California college, officials said.…

Utah investigating rock art graffiti looking at Ohio State University connection

Utah investigating rock art graffiti looking at Ohio State University connection

Authorities in Utah say they are investigating whether students from Ohio State University scrawled signatures on ancient rock art.…

New indictment adds money laundering to charges against Washington state Auditor Troy Kelley

New indictment adds money laundering to charges against Washington state Auditor Troy Kelley

A federal grand jury has returned a new indictment against Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley, adding charges of money laundering and tax evasion to the long list of charges he…

Veteran police officer charged with helping her son avoid capture in major drug investigation

Veteran police officer charged with helping her son avoid capture in major drug investigation

A Florida police officer is facing charges after authorities say she helped her son avoid capture in a major drug investigation.…

2 soldiers still hospitalized after Black Hawk accident in Colorado

2 soldiers still hospitalized after Black Hawk accident in Colorado

Fort Carson says two soldiers injured when their Black Hawk helicopter landed hard in a suburban Denver forest in Douglas County remain hospitalized and in stable condition.…

Jury in western Michigan hears closing arguments, different portrayals of teen who killed boy

Jury in western Michigan hears closing arguments, different portrayals of teen who killed boy

A prosecutor on Thursday urged a jury in western Michigan to convict a 13-year-old boy of murder in the fatal stabbing of a younger boy at a playground, saying a…

A dirty sock high? Michigan man gets year in prison for fraud in marijuana deal

A dirty sock high? Michigan man gets year in prison for fraud in marijuana deal

A man who tried to sell a backpack of dirty socks as marijuana has been sentenced to at least one year in a Michigan prison.…