Ala. county files largest municipal bankruptcy in US history - TheDC

US | J. Arthur Bloom

Jefferson County, Ala. commissioners vote 4-1 for bankruptcy after talks with creditors break down

Deranged, gay necrophiliac hides body in a TV box - WDRB

| Pat McMahon

The police are searching an Indiana landfill for the body of Andrew Compton, after the perpetrator confessed to having sex with the victim after he died

Missouri GOP candidate alleges foul play at the polls - TheDC

Politics | Matthew Boyle

Missouri Republicans allege that busloads of ineligible voters appeared at polls and voted when a verification system failed

Sign of drug gangs' new tactic floats in with tide - Houston Chronicle

| interns

Lost cargoes turning up more often on state’s beaches

Journolist's anti-Palin crusade of 2008

op-ed | Jedediah Bila

Jonathan Strong’s assessment that the tone of the brainstorming among Journolisters “was more campaign headquarters than newsroom” was right on the money

All in the family - WTOV

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Ohio woman accused of pimping out daughter for drugs and money

Red tide reaches Olympic Peninsula - Peninsula Daily News

US | interns

A massive influx of red tide at levels not seen in at least a decade is inundating shellfish in Oregon’s sea waters with potentially lethal levels of paralytic shellfish poison

Potato chip heir faked murder - ABC NEWS

US | interns

The mysterious case of the missing heir to an Alabama potato chip fortune took another bizarre turn after investigators determined that the man found floating in a golf course pond had committed suicide and tried to make it look like a murder

America's most conservative-friendly counties: top 20 - TheDC

US | Chris Palko

The Daily Caller has been counting down the top 100 conservative-friendly counties in America and today we reveal the top 20