Armed Robber Facing Charges for Stealing Sneakers

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_d55872f4c9.jpgiStock/Thinkstock (DENVER) -- An 18-year-old man is facing robbery charges for allegedly stealing a pair of Nike sneakers at gunpoint from a woman selling them on Facebook, according to Denver police. The shoe seller, Gabrielle Aludo, agreed to meet a person who identified himself as "Isaiah Guaps" on Facebook in hopes of selling the pair of Nike tennis shoes, according to documents from the Denver District Attorney's office.

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NTSB Investigating Fatal Asiana Airlines Crash

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_2d98873d03.jpgJustin Sullivan/Getty Images (SAN FRANCISCO) -- An investigative report released Wednesday into the fatal crash of a Boeing 777 on July 6 reveals that the Asiana Airlines pilot described the approach into the San Francisco International Airport as "very stesssful," as he was concerned about trying a visual approach. According to the National Transportation Safety Board, the pilot said he did not know why the airpline was so slow and he believed the auto throttle should have come out of idle to prevent the plane from going below minimum speed.

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How Missing Nevada Family Survived Two Days in Subzero Temps

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_5c9cdf9445.jpgPershing County Sheriff's Office (NEW YORK) -- Rescuers said a Nevada couple and four children were found Tuesday bundled up by a fire after spending two days in subzero temperatures in the wilderness. James Glanton, 34, his girlfriend, Christina McIntee, 25, their two children, a niece and a nephew, never returned after driving into the mountains of northern Nevada Sunday afternoon to play in the snow.

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NC Officer Won't Face Charges for Forcing K-9 onto Suspect

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_53ea08601f.jpgABC News (WILMINGTON, N.C.) -- A grand jury declined to indict a North Carolina K-9 officer, clearing him of criminal charges after dash cam video showed him pushing his dog through a car window and into a driver's lap at the conclusion of a wild police chase. A grand jury Monday in Wilmington, N.C., cleared K-9 officer Stafford Brister of criminal wrongdoing after dash cam video showed the officer lifting the dog into Johnnie Williams' car in October.

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Actress Pleads Guilty to Sending Ricin to Obama

b_250_0_16777215_00_images_obgrabber_2013-12_bc5b5f45bf.jpgKuzma/Thinkstock (DALLAS) -- Shannon Guess Richardson, the Texas woman accused of sending ricin-laced letters to President Obama and New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg last spring, pleaded guilty on Tuesday to her role in ordering the components to make the ricin and mailing the letters. In exchange for her plea, the federal government has agreed to a sentence not exceeding 18 years.

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