AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Operators closing an Ohio bridal shop linked to an Ebola survivor say they appreciate Akron officials trying to help relocate or save the store but don't plan to take the city up on that offer.
The last of the 12 victims slain in the terror attack on the French newspaper Charlie Hebdo was a police officer -- the son of immigrants from mainly Muslim North Africa -- who was shot dead on the sidewalk by one of the assailants as they started their getaway.
Jury selection was set to begin in the murder trial of former NFL player Aaron Hernandez, accused of killing a man in June 2013, when Hernandez had a $40 million contract as a tight end with the New England Patriots.
By Eric M. Johnson (Reuters) - A California man described by prosecutors as an "eco-terrorist" was ordered released from prison by a U.S. judge after serving about half of an almost 20 year prison sentence for plotting to blow up a federal forestry site, court documents show. Eric McDavid, then 29, was sentenced in May 2008 to 235 months in a federal prison. He had been convicted by a jury after two co-conspirators pleaded guilty and cooperated with the government and served nearly nine years in prison. Federal prosecutors said the three defendants planned to attack targets including the U.S. ...