The Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints won national notoriety in 2005, when leader Warren Jeffs was charged with the sexual assault of a minor and went on the run
Police say the girl had duct tape around her mouth, hands, arms and legs, and was 'covered in faeces'
Remains have been found at the scene
The possibility of winning a prize is 'as exciting' as a mouthwatering pizza
'You know why they call it the American Dream? Because you gotta be asleep to believe it'
Paul Armand Rater admitted to police that he had left the little girl under a tree in the desert 'while he went for a few drinks and a cheeseburger'
Experts said the town has been struck by the Africanised honeybee, a crossbreed between the European and African honeybee
Every year, the rains arrive in southern Arizona and turn the arid desert into a home for millions of rare moths, spiders and snakes – not to mention the tens of thousands of collectors who hope to capture them. Douglas Main joins them.
Iron Man might sound like a Marvel's comic, and only a comic, but a Swiss pilot proves wrong and flies up in the skies using an engine-powered jetsuit
Tourist attractions in the US including the Grand Canyon, the Statue of Liberty, and Mount Rushmore will soon re-open, despite the continued shutdown of the country's government.
State workers deserve sympathy, but so do tourists who will be affected
The closure of so many key attractions is likely to put pressure on the museums and galleries which are open
It's one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, and the awe-inspiring sight of the Grand Canyon on any ordinary day is stunning.
Erb, says Michael Whelan, is quite the bocha player. The American invited the Scot to be his team-mate for a game – which is similar to lawn bowls – at his retirement village in Phoenix. "He's 90-something," reveals Whelan, "and he still had a killer arm on him."
America’s top law enforcement official has condemned the “Stand Your Ground” laws spotlighted by the death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin and the subsequent trial of his killer, George Zimmerman.
Those killed are named as it emerges all 19 deployed last-ditch personal fire shelters to no avail