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SEATTLE (AP) — Officials in Washington state are searching for the person who donated three human skulls to a thrift store in a Seattle suburb.The King County medical examiner said in a statement on Wednesday that two of the skulls were from adu ...more

AP News - Jul 10, 2014 1:07 AM

SANTA CRUZ, Calif. (AP) — A Silicon Valley success story turned sordid this week with the arrest of an upscale prostitute who allegedly left a Google executive dying on his yacht after shooting him up with a deadly hit of heroin.Forrest Hayes, 5 ...more

AP News - Jul 08, 2014 4:49 PM

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev did not seem nervous or agitated in the days after the deadly attack, his former college roommate testified Tuesday during the trial of a Tsarnaev friend accused of obstructing the investi ...more

AP News - Jul 08, 2014 2:11 PM

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Authorities say a New Mexico inmate has been captured after he escaped from jail by hiding in a laundry basket.Officials say 28-year-old Kevin Matthew Perkins packed himself in the basket on Monday to get away from the M ...more

AP News - Jul 08, 2014 12:13 PM

CUSTER, S.D. (AP) — A Fourth of July hot dog eating contest in western South Dakota turned tragic when a contestant choked to death.Walter Eagle Tail, 47, of Custer, died at a hospital Thursday after attempts to save him at the scene failed, Cus ...more

AP News - Jul 08, 2014 3:50 AM

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A U.S. Navy veteran filed a civil rights lawsuit Monday after the Idaho State Veterans Cemetery refused to allow her to be buried with the ashes of her late wife.Seventy-four-year-old Madelynn Taylor filed the lawsuit in U.S. ...more

AP News - Jul 03, 2014 4:16 PM

ELKHORN, Wis. (AP) — A former police officer charged with dumping two bodies hidden in suitcases along a rural Wisconsin highway said he killed the women during separate meetings at hotels to have rough sex, a detective testified Thursday.Steven ...more

AP News - Jul 03, 2014 11:57 AM

NEW YORK (AP) — Property from the estate of noted horticulturist, philanthropist and heir to the Listerine fortune Rachel "Bunny" Mellon is going on the auction block this fall.Over 2,000 paintings, jewelry, furniture and decorative objects are ...more

AP News - Jul 02, 2014 9:58 PM

Matthew Coniglio's Georgia home held a trove of child pornography, more than 50,000 images and videos stored on laptops, external hard drives and thumb drives.Among the stash, hidden in a bedside table turned around to conceal the doors, authori ...more

AP News - Jul 01, 2014 6:59 PM

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Searchers recovered the body of a teenager who was swept into a storm drain in Cedar Rapids by fast-moving flood waters, a tragic end to an intense daylong search, authorities said Tuesday.Firefighters searching by boat ...more