Posted: Feb 11, 2013 10:37 PM
Updated: Feb 11, 2013 10:37 PM
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) North Korea is believed to have conducted a widely anticipated nuclear test Tuesday, after monitoring agencies around the globe detected an earthquake that appeared to be unnatural. The South Korean Defense Ministry said it's trying to determine whether it was a test.
CHICAGO (AP) Two Chicago gang members have been charged in the shooting death of a 15-year-old honor student. Hadiya (hy-DEE'-uh) Pendleton died after being shot in a park near the Chicago home of President Barack Obama, just days after she performed during his inauguration festivities in Washington.
OAKDALE, Minn. (AP) A suspect is in custody in Oakdale, Minn., after what police describe as a fatal random shooting. A gunman firing at cars killed a 10-year-old and wounded the child's mother and a woman in another vehicle.
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) Tips prompted by a $1 million reward are pouring in to authorities trying to find an ex-Los Angeles cop. Christopher Dorner is accused of killing three people as part of a vendetta against those he considers responsible for his firing five years ago.
HOUSTON (AP) A cruise vessel stranded in the Gulf of Mexico after a weekend engine fire is giving new meaning to the term "seasickness." Passengers are reporting foul conditions aboard the Carnival Triumph, which will be towed to Mobile, Ala.