ames Holmes, accused of killing a dozen people and wounding scores more in a July shooting spree at a Colorado movie theater, goes before a judge in Denver on Monday today seeking to plead not guilty by reason of insanity.
O.J. Simpson is expected to make the legal equivalent of a Hail Mary pass on Monday in a Las Vegas courtroom, asking a judge to grant him a new trial on grounds his former attorney mishandled his case.
A paramedic in West, Texas, has been arrested for possession of an explosive device, a federal official said today, but it was not immediately clear whether there was a connection to a deadly explosion last month at a fertilizer plant in the town.
Authorities in rural Los Angeles County were warning people to be on the lookout for four pit bulls suspected of killing a 63-year-old jogger Thursday, and they have seized several dogs in a search for those who may have taken part in the attack.
In 1973, two years after President Nixon declared a "war on drugs," New York Governor Rockefeller passed the toughest drug laws in the nation, demanding mandatory sentences for drug law violations, while removing the judge's power to consider each...