OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) â Alton Nolen told relatives after his release from prison on drug and assault charges last year that he wanted to focus on getting his life in order.
HOUSTON (AP) â A jury on Monday sentenced a Texas cancer researcher to 10 years in prison after she was convicted of poisoning her colleague, who was also her lover, by lacing his coffee with a sweet-tasting chemical found in antifreeze.
DETROIT (AP) â The reward for surviving last winter's frigid temperatures and record snowfall, several states are learning, is drastic price increases for road salt â and that's if they can even get it.
NEW YORK (AP) â An administrative law judge on Monday recommended that six New York City jail guards be fired for the brutal 2012 beating of a handcuffed Rikers Island inmate in a now-shuttered solitary confinement dorm for mentally ill prisoners.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) â Researchers from the National Cancer Institute want to know how many past and present cancer cases in New Mexico may be related to the U.S. government's test of the world's first atomic bomb over a remote stretch of desert nearly 70 years ago.