LONGMONT, Colo. (AP) — Defense attorneys for a woman accused of cutting an unborn baby from another woman's womb want to keep comments the victim made during an appearance on the "Dr. Phil" show from being heard at trial.
The Daily Times-Call reports (http://bit.ly/1PXZQQA ) attorneys for Dynel Lane have cited 18 specific things Michelle Wilkins said on the September episode of the show, including comments regarding the viability of the baby, who did not survive, and her...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A federal judge has delayed next week's sentencing for a priest convicted of having sex with poor street children during missionary trips to Honduras.
The judge will instead hold a hearing on sealed motions seeking a new trial for the Rev. Joseph Maurizio. The 70-year-old Somerset County priest was convicted in September of sexual tourism, child pornography and money laundering charges.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the case of Ethan Couch, the 18-year-old who used an "affluenza" defense in a fatal 2013 drunken driving wreck in Texas and was recently deported from Mexico (all times local):
One of the severely injured victims from Ethan Couch's fatal drunken driving wreck plans to attend the next hearing in the case.
Couch is known for using an "affluenza" defense during a juvenile trial for...
PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) — General Electric is objecting to a $619 million federal proposal to clean chemicals from a river in western Massachusetts.
The Environmental Protection Agency proposed cleaning PCBs from more than 400 acres along a 10.5-mile stretch of the Housatonic River in Pittsfield and Lenox. It includes dredging and trucking contaminated soil and sediment to an out-of-state facility.
The Berkshire Eagle (http://bit.ly/1NFdgiL ) reports...
PORT ST. JOE, Fla. (AP) — Wildlife officials say cold weather, storms and high tides have led to thousands of starfish washing up along the shoreline in Gulf County on Florida's Panhandle.
The Tallahassee Democrat (http://on.tdo.com/1TrvlrE ) reports that residents in Port St. Joe and visitors to Cape San Blas have been reporting and taking photos and video of stranded starfish for several weeks.
Florida Fish and Wildlife spokesman Frank McCloy says...