CHICAGO (AP) — Federal prosecutors on Thursday announced the indictment of former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert for evading banking laws and lying to the FBI about payments he made to an unidentified person to conceal past misconduct.
OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — They couldn't be rattled. They couldn't be denied. Gokul Venkatachalam and Vanya Shivashankar had worked too hard and come close too many times not to win the Scripps National Spelling Bee on Thursday.
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The man who killed 12 strangers and wounded scores of others in a suburban Denver movie theater was mentally ill but legally sane, a court-appointed psychiatrist testified Thursday.