13 people charged in scheme to smuggle contraband into jail
GREAT FALLS, Mont. (AP) — Thirteen people have been charged in a conspiracy to smuggle illegal articles into the Cascade County regional jail in Great Falls.
Prescription opioids the top contraband item intercepted at Maine jails, report finds
Authorities say Suboxone strips have been found in between sheets of cardboard and in the folds of envelopes slipped to inmates in Maine jails.
The plot to assassinate George Washington
It's easy to wonder, though: What if the plot had succeeded? Would we all be drinking British tea at work instead of observing Presidents Day?
FBI undercover stings foil terrorist plots
Failed schemes to carry out a Presidents Day jihadist attack on a train station in Kansas City, bomb a Sept. 11 memorial event, blow up a 1,000-pound bomb at Fort Riley and detonate a weapon of mass destruction at a Wichita airport — the plans all show imagination. But how much of it was real?
Teen in school shooting plot pleads guilty
A former Washington state student has plead guilty to criminal charges after his grandmother reported his plans to carry out a mass shooting at his school. 18-year-old Joshua Alexander O’Connor entered a new guilty plea to attempted first-degree murder, unlawful possession of an explosive device and robbery .O’Connor was arrested in February after his grandmother found …
These 10 Pets are Plotting Revenge Against You
Have you ever noticed your dog or cat staring at you from behind an object or from a distance? These 10 owners may not know it but their pets are…
Editorial: Presidential plotters must face punishment
That Justice Department officials were having discussions about ousting a sitting president should concern every American. It is simply astonishing that these actors allegedly held conversations ar…
Plot your Elf on the Shelf's nighttime antics with these ideas
Looking for some inspiration for your Elf on the Shelf? Check out these cool ideas that your kids will love. Have one to share? Share it in a Facebook message
Gearhart, Warrenton plot ways to cope with elk
GEARHART — North Coast leaders struggling to address elk-related issues in their communities hope an organization with ties to the governor’s office will be able to help.
College hoops bribe plot defrauded top schools, jury is told
From Bloomberg: U.S. college basketball went on trial in New York last Tuesday, Oct. 2, with a prosecutor telling jury members they'd see what corruption in the sport looks like. In meetings in hotel rooms and parking lots, a former Adidas AG executive and two other men funneled cash to family members of prospects in exchange for a commitment to play for university programs sponsored by the maker of shoes, team jerseys and other athletic wear, Assistant U.S. Attorney Eli Mark told the…
Ex-chemistry student gets 20 years in plot to behead U.S. vet
A former chemistry student was sentenced Wednesday to 20 years in prison for plotting to behead a U.S. military veteran and attack a police station in support of the Islamic State group.
New 'Rogue One' trailer drops even more tantalising plot hints
"If my father built this thing, we need to find him."
4 brothers plot how to watch 4 grandkids in 3 tourneys
Pardon the Brien brothers if they won’t know whether they’re coming or going this week during the state's six high school basketball tournaments.
The plot to assassinate George Washington — and how close it came to altering history
There once was a plot to assassinate George Washington, but it was foiled by a jailhouse snitch.
How mastermind behind assassination attempt on Maduro hatched the plot
The group prepared with practice flying runs on a rented farm in rural Colombia, reports say. A video shows them trying to hit fake targets ahead of the attack.
How plot to oust Venezuela's Maduro fell apart at the last minute
A week before Juan Guiado announced the start of Operation Liberty to oust Nicolas Maduro, four men including Chief Justice Maikel Moreno met in Caracas to discuss tactics, a source claims.
Would-be NYC bomber gets 10 years in foiled al-Qaeda plot
NEW YORK (AP) — After nearly a decade of helping federal authorities fight terrorism, the ringleader of a thwarted plot to bomb the New York City subway system was sentenced
The Joffrey’s Nutcracker abandons plot, pathos, and palatable choreography in favor of special...
The most memorable dances, unfortunately, are the most offensive.
The little-known plot to assassinate George Washington — and how it was foiled
It was the opening overture of the Revolutionary War. Boston had ditched its tea, Thomas Jefferson was finishing up the Declaration of Independence, and George Washington had brought the ragtag
The plot thickens: Theories, questions abound after 'Game of Thrones' season premiere
The first episode of the last season of "Game of Thrones" has left a lot of questions. Here's an attempt to present some theories about what's left to reveal. Warning: