Comedian Joan Rivers dies at age 81

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Comedian Joan Rivers has died at a New York hospital at the age of 81. Word of her death comes from her daughter, Melissa. Joan Rivers was hospitalized last week a..
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Google settles with FTC over in-app charges

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Google has agreed to pay full refunds totaling at least $19 million to consumers who were charged for purchases that children made via apps without parental consen..
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Dad in Georgia hot car death charged with murder

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

ATLANTA, Ga. - A Georgia man whose son died after he was left in a hot car for seven hours was charged Thursday with murder in the toddler's death.    A Cobb County ..
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Pharmacist arrested in tainted steroid case

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

BOSTON, Mass.- A former employee of a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy that made tainted steroids blamed for the deaths of 64 people has been arrested at a Boston airport. &..
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US to seek 30-year max sentence for terror plotter

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

MIAMI, Fla.- Federal prosecutors will seek a prison sentence no longer than 30 years for Jose Padilla, convicted in 2007 of supporting al-Qaida and terror conspiracy charges. ..
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Mom who drove kids into ocean had low blood sugar

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.- A motion filed by an attorney representing a South Carolina woman accused of trying to kill her three children by driving them into the Atlantic Ocean in a min..
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Soldier missing since World War II is identified

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

NEW YORK, N.Y.- The remains of a Brooklyn man missing in action since World War II have been identified.    The Department of Defense's POW/Missing Personnel Office ..
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Obama says beheading videos won't intimidate US

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

TALLINN, Estonia- President Barack Obama said Wednesday that the United States will not be intimidated by Islamic State militants after the beheading of a second American journalis..
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Mission group identifies 3rd American with Ebola

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

CHARLOTTE, N.C.- The third American sickened with Ebola is a Boston-area doctor who decided to return to Liberia after the two others fell ill with the deadly virus, the president ..
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Miss. officials: Third death from West Nile virus

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

JACKSON, Miss.- State health officials are reporting a third death this year from the West Nile virus in Mississippi.    The state Department of Health says Wednesda..
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Halliburton reaches $1B Gulf oil spill settlement

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

NEW ORLEANS, La. - Halliburton's agreement to pay more than $1 billion to settle numerous claims involving the 2010 BP Gulf of Mexico oil spill could be a way for the company and v..
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Home Depot CEO: Probe of possible breach

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

NEW YORK, N.Y.- Home Depot's CEO Frank Blake told investors Thursday that the nation's largest home-improvement chain continues to investigate a potential breach at the company and..
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US family grieving over new beheading video

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

WASHINGTON - A family spokesman says relatives of freelance journalist Steven Sotloff are aware of a new video purporting to show his beheading by Islamic State militants. &nb..
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Problems abound with health law immigration papers

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

MIAMI, Fla.- More than 300,000 immigrants around the country who bought health insurance through the Affordable Care Act could lose their coverage if they don't send in proof they ..
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NTSB: Pilot in Ohio crash was trying to turn back

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

CLEVELAND, Ohio- A National Transportation Safety Board report says the pilot of a small plane was trying to return to a suburban Cleveland airport last week when the aircraft plum..
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32 teens escape from Tenn. detention center; 9 still on lam

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

NASHVILLE, Tenn.- Officials say 32 teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center by crawling under a fence late Monday, and 9 of them were still on the run Tuesday. &n..
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Strong storms tear through midwest

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Janna Rowell

ST. LOUIS, Mo.- More strong storms are rumbling through the Midwest.    The National Weather Service says a tornado touched down near Cedar Vale, Kansas last night, ..
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President heads to Baltics for NATO summit

Updated 2 weeks ago   
By: Janna Rowell

WASHINGTON- With the Ukrainian crisis firmly in the forefront, President Barack Obama heads for Estonia today on his way to this week's NATO summit, amid criticism that he's being ..
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US eating habits improve a bit except among poor

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

CHICAGO, Ill. - Americans' eating habits have improved - except among the poor, evidence of a widening wealth gap when it comes to diet. Yet even among wealthier adults, food choic..
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Islamist Militia Now Guards U.S. Embassy in Libya

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

TRIPOLI, Libya- An Islamist-allied militia group in control of Libya's capital now guards the U.S. Embassy and its residential compound, a commander said Sunday, as onlookers toure..
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