Ahmadinejad to Help Jailed Hikers, Questions Intentions

Three American hikers who have been detained in Iran since they crossed into the country from Iraq in July have been accused of espionage, the first signal that Tehran intends to send the matter to trial.

Police offering money reward for illegal gun tips

SHREVEPORT - A new anti-gun program is aiming to get illegal guns off the streets.

Sweetheart Deals

Health care bill offers juicy concessions to several Democratic senators in exchange for their 'yes' votes

Israel Close to Deciding on Prisoner Swap

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his top ministers on Monday debated whether to approve an emotionally charged deal to trade 1,000 Palestinian prisoners for an Israeli soldier held by Gaza militants for more than three years.

Dutch Teen Sailor Reportedly Found in Caribbean

National broadcaster NOS and newspaper De Volkskrant say police on the island have tracked her down days after she ran away from home, leaving her boat behind.

NFL to Ask Players to Donate Brains for Study

The NFL is partnering with Boston University brain researchers who have been critical of the league's stance on concussions, The Associated Press has learned.

Dutch Police: Young Sailor Laura Dekker Disappears

A teenage Dutch sailor who made headlines when she went to court to fight for the right to sail solo around the world has disappeared, police said Sunday.

Storm's Snow Assault Heads Up East Coast

A slow-moving storm that blanketed swaths of the mid-Atlantic with nearly 2 feet of snow headed northward Sunday, continuing its assault on the East Coast after causing at least five deaths.

California City's Police to Wear Head-Mounted Cameras

Police in California are testing head-mounted cameras to record interactions with the public.