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Hunter, 15, Who Accidentally Killed Hiker Gets 30 Days

A 15-year-old teen hunter who killed a Sauk Mountain hiker he mistook for a bear has been sentenced to 30 days in juvenile detention and 120 hours of community service.

Report: N. Korean Army Suspected Over Cyberattacks

A North Korean army lab of hackers was ordered to "destroy" South Korean communications networks — evidence the isolated regime was behind cyberattacks that paralyzed South Korean and American Web sites.

'Haunted' Milwaukee Hotel Spooks Baseball Teams

Professional baseball players swear regal Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee is haunted.

Pilot Dies in Plane Crash During Air Show Practice

A pilot died after her propeller plane crashed into a bean field in far northwest Missouri while she practiced acrobatics for an air show.

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.