Author: Leigh Waldman

Disney Wish Come True

Girl's Wish to see Evil Stepsisters Granted

A Disney wish 6 months in the making was granted!

Testimony sparks awareness but no change

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Anita Hill says her pivotal 1991 Senate testimony about sexual harassment by a Supreme Court nominee sparked a wave of awareness, but lasting change failed because of a lack o...

Inmate executed through lethal injection

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) - The Latest on the execution of a Texas inmate in the death of his former roommate (all times local):      6:45 p.m.      A 51-year-old Texas inmate has been executed for t...

Mother pleads guilty in toddler hot car deaths

KERRVILLE, Texas (AP) - A 20-year-old Texas mother whose two toddlers died after they were left for hours inside a hot vehicle has pleaded guilty.             The Kerrville Daily Times reports Ama...

Caregiver charged in knife attack on newborns

NEW YORK (AP) - A 52-year-old caregiver has been charged in the knife attack on five people, including three newborn babies, at a New York City home that was apparently being used as an unlicensed ...

Dozen sick after visit to Fayetteville restaurant

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Health officials have said they are investigating a currently unidentified outbreak after 51 people reported falling ill after a visit to a Fayetteville restaurant.      ...

Three Officers Shot In Missouri

 KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Authorities say a gunman is being investigated in the killing of a university student from India shot and wounded three Kansas City police officers Sunday before dying in a...

Officer Testifies In Murder Trial

DALLAS (AP) - A former suburban Dallas police officer charged in the killing of a 15-year-old black boy when he fired into a moving vehicle carrying five teenagers, has testified at his murder tria...

Lawsuit Aimed At Blocking 3D Printed Guns

SEATTLE (AP) - The Latest on a lawsuit aimed at blocking a settlement that allows a company to post online plans for printing 3D guns. (all times local):      11:30 a.m.      A federal judge heari...

Colossal Development in Atlanta For Amazon

ATLANTA (AP) - With Amazon.com expected to soon name its site for a second headquarters, Atlanta's mayor said a colossal development planned for downtown represents a once-in-a-lifetime shot to tra...

MTV Video Music Awards

NEW YORK (AP) - The Latest on the MTV Video Music Awards (all times local):      10:40 p.m.      Entering in a flowing gown hovering above the stage, Jennifer Lopez descended and unleashed a medle...

Mexican Journalist Released From Detention Center

EL PASO, Texas (AP) - A Mexican journalist detained in a remote West Texas immigration facility while asking the U.S. government for asylum has been released from detention.      The attorney for ...

Zetas Cartel Leader Convicted

WACO, Texas (AP) - A 38-year-old man authorities said had led the Zetas drug cartel in Mexico has been convicted of seven drug-trafficking charges.      Juan Francisco Trevino Chavez was the nephew...