An American contractor said Thursday that the U.S. mission in Iraq will be undermined if the Iraqi government succeeds in revoking blanket legal immunity for American security contractors.

A charter plane crashed while attempting to land at a regional airport in southern Minnesota Thursday morning, killing all eight people aboard, authorities said.

An evangelical preacher killed his wife several years ago and stuffed her body in a freezer after she caught him abusing their daughter, according to police and court documents.

Gedun Gyatso, a 27-year-old Tibetan Buddhist monk, is so devoted to the Dalai Lama that when he was in prison he placed a picture of him next to his pillow in open defiance of his jailers. The gesture earned Gyatso another month of incarceration on top of the three years he had already served for his political activity.

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Rep. Barney Frank introduced a House bill Wednesday that would end federal penalties for Americans carrying fewer than 100 grams, or about a quarter-pound, of marijuana.

At least seven people were killed in the crash Thursday of a plane in Owatonna, Minnesota, a Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman told CNN affiliate KARE.

J.K. Rowling, autorka książek o Harrym Potterze, zapowiedziała, że wyda w dużym nakładzie „Opowieści barda Beedle’a”, a zyski przekaże na fundację charytatywną, wspomagającą domy dziecka.

Piorun zabił 11 krów, które schroniły się pod drzewem przed gwałtowną burzą, jaka w środę wieczorem nawiedziła okolice Freiburga na południowym wschodzie Niemiec – podała agencja AP, powołując się na lokalną policję.

As horrified travelers watched, a Greyhound Canada bus passenger repeatedly stabbed and then decapitated the young man sitting beside him, who was sleeping with his head leaning against the window, a witness said Thursday.