War in Iraq News Articles
Hearing set for man accused in Fla. day care crash
By The Associated Press ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A man accused in a crash that killed a 4-year-old girl and injured 14 people at a central Florida daycare center is expected back in court for a bond hearing.
Leaders react to 3 deaths at Kansas Jewish sites
By The Associated Press
Feds to probe hate crimes link in Kansas shootings
By PETE YOST WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder says Justice Department prosecutors will investigate whether federal hate crimes were committed in the Kansas shootings that killed three people over the weekend.
Several hundred gather at vigil for beaten driver
By COREY WILLIAMSDETROIT (AP) — Several hundred people are gathering at a Detroit church to stand against racism and pray for a white motorist beaten by a black mob after he stopped to check on a child struck by his pickup truck. Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan joined clergy and the motorist's family Thursday evening at Historic Little Rock Baptist Church.
Tax refund fraud is a big frustration for victims
By JOHN SEEWERTOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Federal investigators say identity thieves who've claimed billions of dollars in bogus tax refunds in recent years are finding ways to get around increased surveillance. Tax fraud thieves this year have been linked with swiping the Social Security numbers and identities of schoolchildren in Miami and teachers in Seattle.