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NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A judge ruled Monday that a doctor being forcibly medicated to treat his mental illness is now competent to stand trial for the killing of a Yale University physician. Judge Thomas O'Keefe Jr. also was expected to decide whether Lishan Wang can act as his...
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Bill Cosby went on trial Monday on charges he drugged and sexually assaulted a woman more than a decade ago, with a prosecutor warning the jury not to fall into the trap of confusing the 79-year-old comedian with the beloved family man he played on TV...
BOSTON (AP) — At least 10 students who were accepted to Harvard University had their admission offers revoked because they made offensive comments online, the university's student newspaper reported. The Harvard Crimson ( http://bit.ly/2s9vmKV ) reported that some students in...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is seeking public comment on a plan to use seismic air guns to find oil and gas formations deep underneath the Atlantic Ocean floor. The air guns are so loud they can disturb, injure or even kill whales, sea turtles and other marine...
AUBURN, N.Y. (AP) — An inmate at a maximum-security prison claimed he repeatedly practiced a daring escape plan involving a coffin-like box hidden under tons of sawdust and that guards never noticed what he was up to. Gordon "Woody" Mower, who is serving a life sentence without...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the multiple shooting in an industrial park in Orlando (all times local): 12 noon Authorities say officers arrived at the scene of a workplace shooting just two minutes after a witness called 911 in Orlando. By then, four people were already...
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Harvard University's student newspaper says the school has revoked admission offers to at least 10 prospective freshmen over offensive online messages. The Harvard Crimson ( http://bit.ly/2s9vmKV ) says the students posted images and comments in a private...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Religious hospitals don't have to comply with federal laws protecting pension plans, a unanimous Supreme Court ruled Monday in a case that affects retirement benefits for roughly a million workers nationwide. The justices sided with three church-affiliated...
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on the multiple shooting in an industrial park in Orlando (all times local): 11:45 a.m. Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings says the five people who died after a workplace shooting at a business near Orlando were shot in several locations in the...