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Court Examines 'Murder Weapon' in Amanda Knox Trial

A kitchen knife believed to be the weapon used to murder British student Meredith Kercher has been shown to an Italian court.

Manhunt for Suspect After 4 Bodies Found in Va. Home

Police are seeking a suspect in a quadruple homicide officers found four bodies in a central Virginia Friday, the Richmond Times Dispatch reported.

States Send Mixed Message on Texting and Driving

At least 22 states that ban texting while driving offer some type of service that allows motorists to get information about traffic tie-ups, road conditions or emergencies via Twitter.

Archaeological-Style Dig at Kidnap Suspect's Home

Contra Costa County animal services Lt. Joe DeCosta says an advocate of Dugard has indicated that she wants her five cats, two dogs, three cockatiels, a pigeon and a mouse back in her possession.

Source: NYC Terror Plot Suspect Admits Al Qaeda Ties

The man under FBI investigation for alleged ties to a New York subway terror plot has admitted he has ties to Al Qaeda and is in negotiations to plead guilty to a terror charge, FOX News confirmed Friday.

Reports: Yale Coed Murder Suspect May Have Had Help

The Yale University lab technician accused of killing graduate student and fellow lab employee Annie Le may have had help in hiding her body from investigators, according to reports, and another arrest could be imminent.

Policy Could Make You Pay Big Fines for Your Yard Sale

Americans who slap $1 pricetags on their used possessions at garage sales or bazaar events risk being slapped with fines of up to $15 million, thanks to a new government campaign called the "Resale Round-up."

Alleged Jaycee Kidnappers Lived in Squalor

Jaycee Dugard's alleged kidnappers, Phillip and Nancy Garrido, lived in a filthy home surrounded by piles of garbage, hazardous wiring and an open septic hole, according to inspectors who have deemed the home unsafe to occupy.

Guinness' Newly Crowned 'Tallest Man' Wants Girlfriend

Kosen's pituitary gland produced too much growth hormone, leading to his extreme height.

Iranian Official: 'Read Between the Lines' on Nukes

Iranian ambassador calls discussions with the West a 'real, new window of opportunity,' but a confidential U.N. watchdog report painted a more alarming picture