Summary There's about $44 million in the gulf restoration trust fund to date. The body of local officials from Mobile and Baldwin counties also moved this week to clarify the process they will use to vet and select projects, formally announcing the Alabama Department of Conservation and Natural Resources as the adminstrator for the council.
Summary Grant County Sheriff files A 15-year-old boy admitted to shooting and killing two others -- and accidentally shooting himself -- at this cabin near Granite, Ore., during a hunting trip. The boy grabbed a rifle on his way out the door, and while outside, fell and shot himself in the leg with the revolver.
Summary Kaarma faces a minimum penalty of 10 years in prison when he is sentenced Feb. 11. Cheers erupted in the packed courtroom when the verdict in the case of Markus Kaarma, 30, was read. Zimmerman followed the teenager, contended the boy attacked him, and was acquitted of murder charges even though he was not at his home at the time of the shooting.
Summary Dallas Cowboys head coach Jason Garrett, right, watches Green Bay Packers cornerback Tramon Williams (38) make a diving interception of Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo (9) late in the fourth quarter. But one of the reasons why the comeback didn't fully materialize was because the Cowboys kept sending Murray into the teeth of the Bears' defense and draining the clock in the process.