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MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — A Long Island cardiologist had the office of another doctor torched, then hired someone who turned out to be an undercover police officer in a failed attempt to have the doctor hurt or killed, authorities said Wednesday. Dr. Anthony J. Moschetto allegedly...
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A canine flu outbreak has sickened many dogs in the Midwest, and veterinarians are cautioning pet owners to keep their dogs from going nose-to-nose with other four-legged friends. The University of Wisconsin-Madison's School of Veterinary Medicine says the...
BOSTON (AP) — With a moment of silence, the tolling of church bells and a call for kindness, Boston marked the second anniversary of the marathon bombings Wednesday, the emotions clearly still raw from the devastating attack during one of this city's most cherished events. On...
GOLDSBORO, N.C. (AP) — The man accused of killing a community college worker said the motorcycle he used to get away broke down along Interstate 95 and he walked 30 miles before a woman headed to Florida gave him a ride, according to a police report released Wednesday. The woman...
SOLANA BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A 100-foot-long Marine Corps helicopter has made an emergency landing on a Southern California beach, but no injuries or damage have been reported. Marine Corps Air Station Miramar says a low oil pressure indicator light in the cockpit led the crew of...
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The shotgun slaying of a handcuffed Nevada inmate by a corrections officer trainee is bringing to light accounts of more unreported shootings at a facility where guards have fired guns more than 200 times in a recent five-year period. Federal lawsuits have been...
FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — Reaction to the conviction of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez in the 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd, a friend who was dating the sister of Hernandez's fiancee. ___ "Be strong. Be strong." — Mouthed by Aaron Hernandez to his mother and...
DETROIT (AP) — An imprisoned hit man has signed a chilling affidavit taking responsibility for four murders at a Detroit drug house as part of a renewed effort free the young man who pleaded guilty to the same killings at age 15, attorneys said Wednesday. Davontae Sanford was 14...
DETROIT (AP) — Law schools trying to overturn the murder conviction of a young Detroit man have released a detailed affidavit from a hit man confessing to the four killings. Professors from the University of Michigan and Northwestern University filed a chilling affidavit in...