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Restaurant pulls 'lion meat tacos' from menu

A Florida restaurant has pulled lion meat from its menu after an up-"roar" from some customers. Taco Fusion is known for serving all kinds of exotic game.

VIDEO: Human skull found at recycling plant

Authorities are investigating after a human head was found at a recycling yard in Oakland, California. "California Waste Solutions" workers found the remains Wednesday morning.

Jodi Arias prefers the death penalty to life in prison

Jodi Arias, convicted of first-degree murder in the slaying of ex-boyfriend Travis Alexander, said she would prefer to get the death penalty rather than life in prison.

Boston bombing suspect buried

The difficult question of where Tamerlan Tsarnaev's body would be laid to rest appears to have been settled.

World's oldest marathon man, 102, can't imagine life without running shoes

At an age when most pensioners are winding down their lives, Fauja Singh began a new one.

Ohio kidnap suspect made 'deliberate and depraved decisions,' prosecutor says

Ariel Castro maintained his home as a prison for three young women, holding them in seclusion and sexually assaulting them for his own pleasure, a Cuyahoga County, Ohio, prosecutor told a judge Thursday.

BREAKING: Jodi Arias found guilty of 1st-degree murder

Jodi Arias has been found guilty of first-degree murder in the brutal killing of her ex-boyfriend, Travis Alexander. The verdict was announced announced, Wednesday, at 4:30 p.m. ET.

Ropes, chains found in home where women held captive

Ropes and chains have been found inside the Cleveland home where police say three women spent close to a decade in captivity, city officials said Wednesday.

Former Michael Jackson defender files sex abuse claim

A dancer-choreographer has filed a claim against Michael Jackson's estate related to alleged child sex abuse by the late pop icon.

Attorneys: Holmes plans insanity plea in Aurora shootings

Attorneys for Colorado movie theater shooting suspect James Holmes on Tuesday filed their intent to enter a plea of not guilty by reason of insanity on behalf of their client.