UN Security Council Condemns N. Korea Missile Launches

The U.N. Security Council condemned North Korea's recent missile tests Monday, following the country's firing of seven ballistic missiles over the weekend on U.S. Independence Day.

Judge Denies New Sex Assault Trial for Fashion Designer

A judge on Monday denied a request for a new trial for Indian-born fashion designer Anand Jon Alexander but found there had been misconduct by a juror and the defendant's sister during the sexual assault case.

Police Say S.C. Spree Killer Had Long Rap Sheet

The serial killer who terrorized a South Carolina community by shooting five people to death before police killed him Monday was a career criminal paroled just two months ago, authorities said.

Need Some Weed? Just Check Twitter

Some California drug dealers are living the high life this summer — because high-tech social-networking sites such as MySpace, Facebook and Twitter are allowing them to legally swap street corners for the Internet.

GM Assets

NEW YORK (AP) - Attorneys, bondholders, consumer groups and others will be back in a Manhattan courthouse this morning for more testimony about General Motors' bankruptcy plan. If it goes anything like yesterday, it could be another frustrat

Jackson Memorial

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Los Angeles police say Michael Jackson's family is planning a private ceremony at a cemetery in the Hollywood Hills. Assistant Chief Jim McDonnell said Sunday that his department is working with the Jackson family on a "private

Iowa Woman Owes Almost $300,000 for Vet's Health Care

After caring for Vietnam veteran Roger Lennon for more than a dozen years, two months after his death Sarah Miller received a bill from the state of Iowa for almost $300,000 for medical care he received at a state-run veteran's home.

Arrest Made in Deadly Phoenix Arson Case

The Phoenix Fire Department has announced an arrest in a deadly store fire that claimed the life of a firefighter seven years ago.