HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Already a three-time felon with a violent history when locked up, convicted robber Donald Newbury was serving a 99-year prison term when he joined six fellow convicts in Texas' biggest prison break ever.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A man shot and killed by federal and local law enforcement officers outside a Montana hospital had escalating legal problems during the months before his death, including breaking into his former wife's house, court records said.
DETROIT (AP) — A shifting of heavily armored military vehicles is being examined as a possible factor in the 2013 crash of a cargo plane in Afghanistan that killed six crew members from Michigan and one from Kentucky, the National Transportation Safety Board said Tuesday.
Frigid temperatures descended on the northern tier of the country Tuesday, and while it's not the coldest weather of the season, the biting chill followed a powerful storm that dumped snow from the upper Midwest to the Northeast.
Seattle-based Sparling Engineering, a 130-person design firm with additional offices in Portland and San Diego, said it had agreed to be acquired by Stantec, a Canadian consulting firm based in Edmonton with more than 15,000 employees worldwide.