ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - President Barack Obama is asking Congress for $300 billion to update roads and railways, arguing the taxpayer investment will help put Americans to work.&nbs..
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A federal judge declared Texas' ban on gay marriage unconstitutional Wednesday, but left it in place until an appeals court can rule on the case. &..
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The prosecutor examining the death of a Chechen man shot to death by an FBI agent in Florida during questioning about a Boston Marathon bombing suspect says he..
ATLANTA (AP) - A security guard for Justin Bieber admitted to taking a camera from a photographer but told officers he wanted only to delete photos taken outside an arcade the sing..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The next time you start shaking your finger and shouting "Shame on you!" because your dog chewed up your favorite fuzzy slippers, just remember that no matter ho..
GLENDORA, Calif. (AP) - Much needed rain is coming to parts of drought-stricken California but to some, it's also much dreaded. People in fire-scarred neighborhoo..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A Northern California couple out walking their dog on their property stumbled across a modern-day bonanza: $10 million in rare, mint-condition gold coins buried ..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - When anguished family members first called for information about their loved ones aboard a wrecked Asiana Airlines plane, instead of getting answers they had to ..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Frustrated with his Afghan counterpart, President Barack Obama is ordering the Pentagon to accelerate planning for a full U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan b..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - PBS science correspondent Miles O'Brien said Tuesday his left arm was amputated above the elbow after an apparently minor injury put his life in jeopardy. &..
NEW YORK (AP) - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's ambitious agenda to fight income inequality - a campaign he famously titled "The Tale of Two Cities" - has taken a backseat in ..
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - While tiny houses have been attractive for those wanting to downsize or simplify their lives for financial or environmental reasons, there's another population..
PHOENIX (AP) - Gov. Jan Brewer returned to Arizona on Tuesday and faced a pressing decision about a bill on her desk that has prompted a national debate over religious and gay righ..
KING CITY, Calif. (AP) - One-third of a central California town's police force was taken off duty after several officers were arrested in a scheme to take for themselves the impoun..
FORT STEWART, Ga. (AP) - Standing just over 5 feet, Army Spc. Karen Arvizu is barely a foot taller than the anti-tank missile she carries in both arms and loads into an armored veh..
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - A New Jersey man will spend eight months in federal prison for calling in a phony bomb threat to a Pennsylvania arena before a concert last summer by boy ban..
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Asiana Airlines has been penalized $500,000 for failing to assist family members of passengers on a flight that crashed last year at San Francisco airport, feder..
GREELEY, Colo. (AP) - An alleged gang member is accused of using toddler as a shield during a standoff with Greeley police, according to court documents. The stan..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Two days before he fled Ukraine's capital, President Viktor Yanukovych huddled on the phone for more than an hour with Vice President Joe Biden, his primary condu..
WASHINGTON (AP) - Even the scoreboards in high school gyms eventually will have to promote good health. Moving beyond the lunch line, new rules that will be propo..