Police: South Carolina couple targeted, killed sex offender; wife also slain

A South Carolina husband and wife have each been charged with two counts of murder in connection with the shooting deaths of a registered sex offender and his wife inside their home. Union County sheriff's police said Jeremy Moody admitted specifi

Investigators probe Spain train crash, dozens still hospitalized

SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA, Spain (CNN) -- The crumpled wreckage of eight train cars sent careering onto their sides when a train derailed in northwestern Spain has now been removed from the tracks, but the grim task of identifying the dead continued Fri

Teen girls still skipping HPV vaccine

Nearly half of all adolescent girls are still skipping the recommended HPV vaccine, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC report shows that the human papillomavirus vaccination rates for this group

Happy 70th birthday, Mick Jagger!

What a drag it is getting old. How many times has someone mocked Mick Jagger by using that lyric from the Rolling Stones hit "Mother's Little Helper"?

Death penalty possibility looms for pair accused in Texas prosecutors' killings

A former justice of the peace and his wife accused of killing two Texas county prosecutors will be in court Friday, at which time prosecutors could announce their intent to seek the death penalty against one or both of them. Paul Johnson said Thur

Vandals splatter Lincoln Memorial with green paint

The Lincoln Memorial was vandalized overnight and will remain closed until it is cleaned up, U.S. Park Police Capt. Steven Booker told CNN Friday. Police were alerted to the scene just before 1:30 a.m.

Grandmother and 18-month-old found slain in rural Walker Co. house

A normally quiet rural neighborhood about five miles outside of Huntsville in Walker County is now the scene of a tragic apparent double homicide.

Suspect charged following CTX police action shooting

The Temple Police Department General Investigations Unit reviewed a case with the Bell County District Attorney’s Office in relation to Tuesday night’s police action shooting.

VIDEO: Alligator eats 80 lb. dog

North Carolina authorities shot and killed an alligator they say ate an 80 pound dog. Authorities found the massive alligator Wednesday with remnants of the dog still in its mouth.