- Softball fathers get probation after bloody fight
SALISBURY, Md. (AP) — Two New Jersey fathers accused of engaging in a bloody fight after a Maryland youth softball dispute have each been sentenced to a year of probation and fined $100.
- Nigeria ex-security adviser denies weapons charge
ABUJA, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's former national security adviser has pleaded not guilty to charges of possessing weapons illegally.
- Major development in California solitary confinement lawsuit
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Attorneys representing inmates held for years, sometimes decades, in California's notorious isolation cells plan to announce Tuesday what they say is a major development in a lawsuit challenging the practice.
- Duct-taped boys made to watch 'Mommie Dearest,' police say
NEBRASKA CITY, Neb. (AP) — A 29-year-old man is accused of using duct tape to bind boys 4 and 6 to chairs and making them watch the movie "Mommie Dearest."
- Former Paducah teacher pleads guilty to sex count
PADUCAH, Ky. (AP) — A former Paducah middle school teacher accused of having an inappropriate sexual relationship with a female 14-year-old student could spend three years behind bars after reaching a plea deal with prosecutors.