CHICAGO (AP) -- Thousands of pages of documents showing how the Archdiocese of Chicago handled the sexual abuse of children by priests will be made public Tuesday, providing the broadest look yet into the details of what the church knew and did - or didn't do - about the scandal.
ST. LOUIS (AP)- The director of the Missouri Department of Mental Health once wrote in an email that the agencyâ€™s controversial program that locks up sexually violent predators indefinitely could be a â€śshamâ€ť if no one is ever released back into society for completing treatment.
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) â€” The resumption of the commercial slaughtering of horses was blocked Friday as President Barack Obama signed a budget measure that withholds money for required federal inspections of the slaughtering process.
The Chillicothe community and public officials will gather with staff, volunteers, and executives of the new Hedrick Medical Center on Thursday, Jan. 23, for a special preview and ribbon cutting ceremony. The hospital will then be open to all for self-guided tours. The hospital will officially open on Thursday, Feb. 13.
For the second time in three months, former Sarcoxie School Board member John Lewis pleaded guilty Wednesday to possessing child pornography in a plea deal that would limit his term in a federal prison to two years without parole.
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) -- Brian Otis gingerly holds what looks like a typical contact lens on his index finger. Look closer. Sandwiched in this lens are two twinkling glitter-specks loaded with tens of thousands of miniaturized transistors.
DUNMORE, Pa. (AP) -- Between the mysteriously banging doors, the odd noises coming from the basement, and the persistent feeling that someone is standing behind them, homeowners Gregory and Sandi Leeson are thoroughly creeped out by their 113-year-old Victorian.
CHESTER, Pa. (AP) -- A shooting on the campus of a university outside of Philadelphia does not appear to be a random act of violence, officials said Tuesday, as classes were set to resume and the search for the gunman continued.