A judge cleared the way Monday for five defendants arrested on child abuse charges at a New Mexico compound to be released despite authorities' suspicions that the group was training children to use firearms in preparation for an anti-government mission.
The U.S. Attorney's Office in Arizona says a man from the Phoenix suburb of Gilbert has been sentenced to seven years imprisonment for a Ponzi scheme that brought him about $13 million from some 50 victims.
Washington's first Sprouts Farmers Market is opening Aug. 15 in Mill Creek. Thousands have already expressed interest in attending on its Facebook events page. The store is one of 13 the grocer is opening nationwide in the third quarter.