A White House-ordered review is expected to produce recommendations such as a new interdepartmental “fusion cell” for recovering American captives, but not a shift in the government’s stance against ransom payments.
On the second day of psychiatrist Dr. William Reid's testimony in the Aurora movie theater shooting trial Friday, jurors heard the most complete explanation yet from James Holmes of why he decided to commit a mass killing.
Boulder police on Friday acknowledged that an officer mistakenly issued a warning last weekend to a local artist who stacks rocks in Boulder Creek, but stressed that such actions are not illegal in the city.
The indictment of former House Speaker Dennis Hastert was triggered by his alleged effort to hide payments of hush money to a male student he allegedly sexually molested decades ago, a federal law enforcement official said Friday.
They call it North Clear Creek, yet the water is so toxic, there are no fish. After years of delay, state and federal agencies this month confirmed they will clean the water by building a $15 million treatment plant — a project that had the goal of restoring fish habitat.