Serious researchers and conspiracy theorists alike note that several hundred pages of investigative documents related to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy remain classified. Many questions hinge on a deceased CIA agent and his activities before the assassination.
Hayward implosion: The US Geological Survey estimates a 63 percent chance of a major earthquake hitting the Bay area in the next 30 years. On Saturday, scientists measured the shaking caused by a controlled demolition of a building to better understand where the ground might shake most.
De'Marquise Elkins, 18, could receive life in prison for allegedly shooting a baby boy between the eyes. The incident happened during an attempted robbery of the baby's mother, who was out for a walk with him in a stroller.
President Barack Obama's response to political unrest in the Middle East has been to state support for representative governments, but to limit the US involvement. The ousting of Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi has challenged Obama's approach.
Yellowstone grizzly attacks: Two attacks by grizzly bears, in Yellowstone National Park and 70 miles away, left four people with minor injuries. Two hikers surprised a sow grizzly and her cub on a trail near Canyon Village in Yellowstone Thursday.
Miss Teen USA hacked: Cassidy Wolf, who won the Miss Teen USA crown Saturday, says someone hacked her bedroom computer webcam. The FBI is investigating more than a dozen victims of webcam spying in Riverside County.
In interviews with the Associated Press, three jurors from the Boston trial of mob boss James 'Whitey' Bulger tell about the jury's feelings of tension, boredom, and fear throughout a trial filled with vicious details of casual slayings.
NSA audit from May 2012 counted 2,776 incidents in the preceding 12 months of unauthorized collection, storage, access to, or distribution of legally protected communications, the Washington Post reported Thursday.
Judge Judy's son sued a New York sheriff for defamation in a child rape case. Judge Judy says her son, a New York prosecutor, is 'principled, honorable and dedicated.' The sheriff says the son's suit is 'blatantly political.'
The young man who provided secret information to WikiLeaks apologized for the harm he had caused during the sentencing phase of his military trial on Wednesday. Bradley Manning, convicted of 20 charges last month, may receive his sentence as early as next week.
Heidi Fleiss may face charges after 392 pot plants were found at her Nevada desert home, say police. In the 1990s, Heidi Fleiss was convicted on federal tax evasion charges in connection with a Hollywood prostitution ring.
Cory Booker and Steve Lonegan have won their respective primaries and will now compete for Frank Lautenberg's former Senate seat. New Jersey has not sent a Republican to the Senate in 40 years, so the race appears to be Booker's to lose.