Smith County Sheriff Charlie Crumpton, left, watches as Timothy Ray Jones Jr., is escorted by lawmen out of the Smith County Jail to a vehicle for transport to Lexington County, S.C., Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 in Raleigh, Miss. Jones is expected to be charged with murder in the deaths of his five children after he led authorities to a secluded clearing in Alabama on Tuesday where their bodies were found wrapped in garbage bags. (AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)

Lawyer: Dad tied to kids death had mental issues

Lawyers for the man who police say killed his five children has been treated for mental health issues in the past, and he has waived his fir…

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PHOTOS: Remembering 9/11

The nation pauses Thursday to mark the thirteenth anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attack.

This image provided by NASA, shows an extreme ultra-violet wavelength image of solar flare captured about 1:45 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014. It’s been several years since Earth has had a solar storm of this size coming from sunspots smack in the middle of the sun, said Tom Berger, director of the Space Weather Prediction Center in Boulder, Colo. (AP Photo/NASA)

Solar storm impacting Earth

A strong solar flare is blasting its way to Earth, but the worst of its power looks like it will barely skim above the planet and not cause …

Sam Pulia, mayor of Westchester, Ill., and a former police officer of the same town, mourns over the name of his cousin, New York firefighter Thomas Anthony Casoria, who was killed in the South Tower in the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, prior to the the memorial observances held at the site of the World Trade Center in New York, Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014. This year marks the 13th anniversary of the terrorist attacks that killed nearly 3,000 people at the World Trade Center, Pentagon and on Flight 93 over Pennsylvania. (AP Photo/Andrew Burton, Pool)

PHOTOS: Nation remembers 9/11

The nation pauses Thursday to mark the thirteenth anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terror attack.

Photos of Timothy Ray Jones Jr. children are on display during a news conference at the Lexington County Sheriff's Dept Training Center in Lexington, S.C., Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014.  Jones Jr., 32, will be charged with murder in the deaths of his five children after he led authorities to a secluded clearing in Alabama, where their bodies were found wrapped in garbage bags, a sheriff said Wednesday.  (AP Photo/ Richard Shiro)

Timeline leading to South Carolina dad’s arrest in 5 kids’ deaths

Continuing Coverage

Timothy Ray Jones Jr. is accused killing his five children and dumping their bodies along a road in Alabama. Here is a timeline of events le…

In this image taken from video on Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2014, Smith County Sheriff's Deputies escort Timothy Ray Jones Jr., from jail in Raleigh, Miss. Jones, of Lexington County, S.C., is expected to be extradited back to South Carolina on Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, and charged with murder in the deaths of his five children after he led authorities to a secluded clearing in Alabama on Tuesday, where their bodies were found wrapped in garbage bags. (AP Photo/WLBT, Tegre Taylor)

Records: Dad accused in killings had nasty divorce

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Records from Timothy Ray Jones Jr.’s October 2013 divorce showed a troubled life, both for Jones and his children. The divorce included mult…

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Colossus roller coaster catches fire

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