FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) - The Army psychiatrist charged in the deadly Fort Hood rampage in Texas will be court-martialed and face the death penalty. Fort Hood's commanding general an..
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - A Northern California family has been ordered to pay $750,000 for starting a wildfire that destroyed papers written by Albert Einstein. The San Jose Mercury..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A Southern California man could face 20 years in prison for strapping 15 live lizards to his chest to get through customs at Los Angeles International Airport. M..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A trio of Tyrannosaurus rex skeletons is the main attraction in the new Dinosaur Hall at the Natural History Museum in Los Angeles. The exhibit opens July 16. Th..
DURBAN, South Africa (AP) - The South Korean city of Pyeongchang was awarded the 2018 Winter Olympics on Wednesday after failing in two previous attempts. Pyeongchang defeated riva..
WASHINGTON (AP) - One in five airline pilots lives at least 750 miles from work, according to a study by scientific advisers to the government, raising concerns that long commutes ..
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina's rate of infant deaths has dropped for the fourth year in a row, state health officials reported Wednesday. The Department of Health and Envir..
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - A new study from Kansas City's St. Luke's Hospital says some heart patients may be getting treatment they don't need. The study shows that one out of nine n..
CHICAGO (AP) - Police in Chicago are investigating after a 9-year-old boy was shot in the head in the city's Roseland neighborhood. Authorities say the shooting happened outside at..
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will take on the Twitterverse during a town hall at the White House Wednesday hosted by the popular social media service Twitter. The 2 p.m..
Eight people died when a cargo plane chartered by NATO crashed into the mountains in Afghanistan, a provincial governor said Wednesday.
Six months ago, a slender, soft-spoken 21-year-old Syrian worked in an ice cream factory. The young man\'s primary concern then: spending time with his girlfriend.
A total of 197 people died Tuesday after the boat carrying them caught fire in the Red Sea off Sudan, the state-run Sudanese Media Center reported.
In a series of potentially serious incidents, aviation officials in Russia say, two commercial airliners have been targeted with laser pointers while landing at a Moscow airport.
U.S. and Mexican search teams scoured the Sea of Cortez for seven Americans still missing after a tourist boat capsized Sunday off the east coast of Mexico\'s Baja California peninsula and killed one American tourist.
Syria denied a military campaign was under way against Hama, even as human rights groups reported deaths, arrests and clashes on the city\'s outskirts. FULL STORY | CRIMES AGAINST HUMANITY? | SNIPER: WHY I DESERTED
SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) - Plenty of fights in Seaside Heights, N.J., have aired on MTV's "Jersey Shore," but none resulted in this many arrests. Police say they arrested 62 peop..
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut has become the first state to require businesses to offer employees paid sick time. Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced Tuesday that he signed the la..
KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) - Jamaica has shuttered all citrus nurseries across the Caribbean island to try and check an invasive pest that can carry an incurable blight capable of deva..
Journalists hacked into the phone messages of a missing girl, deleting some to make space for more and thus giving her parents hope she was still alive when she was dead, the parents\' lawyer told CNN on Tuesday.