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More Bones Found at Illinois Cemetery in Burial Scam

Distraught families hoping to determine whether loved ones' final resting places at a historic black cemetery near Chicago were desecrated in a gravedigging scandal were met with more gruesome discoveries: additional human bones strewn about the grou

Florida Boy, 12, Jailed in 5-Week-Old Cousin's Death

A Cobb County judge has ruled that a 12-year-old Florida boy will remain in jail in the death of his 5-week-old cousin.

Thief Nabs Cop Car Loaded With Weapons, Police ID

Thieves in Florida stole an unmarked police car loaded with arms, riot gear and official police ID from outside a restaurant in Hialeah, as authorities scramble to recover the vehicle.

Cab Driver Beheads Self in Bizarre Suicide

A taxi driver decapitated himself in his cab in what appears to have been a gruesome suicide.

Iran Preparing Package of Issues to Offer the West

Iran is preparing a new package of "political, security and international" issues to offer the West, Reuters reported Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki as saying Saturday.

N. Korea 'Seriously Interested' in Releasing U.S. Journalist

North Korea is "seriously interested" in releasing two convicted American journalists but first wants the United States to acknowledge what Pyongyang sees as their "hostile acts," a U.S.-based scholar who visited Pyongyang said Saturday.

Michael Jackson's Hometown Holds Memorial for Pop Icon

Michael Jackson's boyhood hometown bade farewell to the King of Pop on Friday with a celebration of his life and music.