Posted: 08/17/2013 - That was fast!
Posted: 08/17/2013 - That was fast!
Posted: 08/16/2013 - A woman was killed Friday when her car was rear-ended by a bus near Walt Disney World's Epcot theme park.
Posted: 08/16/2013 - Defense lawyers argued the death penalty law is unconstitutional and asked Judge Carlos Samour to rule out execution for the accused Aurora movie theatre gunman.
Posted: 08/16/2013 - General Motors has announced plans to recall nearly 300,000 2011 and 2012 Chevy Cruze cars. Here's why.
Updated: 08/16/2013 - A couple of run-ins with bears in and near Yellowstone National Park have left four people injured.
Posted: 08/16/2013 - Area 51 has long been a topic of fascination for conspiracy theorists and paranormal enthusiasts, but newly released CIA documents officially acknowledge the site and suggest that the area served a far less remarkable purpose than many had supposed.
Posted: 08/16/2013 - Federal investigators found no initial evidence that a UPS cargo jet suffered engine failure or was burning before it clipped trees at the end of a runway and slammed into a hillside, killing the two crew members onboard, officials said Thursday.
Posted: 08/15/2013 - Mark Sutton, who jumped at the London Olympics opening ceremony, was killed in the Alps Thursday. Police say he hit a cliff after jumping from a helicopter. Members of the British Parachute Association say they're saddened by news of the death of a member
Posted: 08/15/2013 - Ministry reports at least 580 killed, more than 4,000 injured Wednesday in clashes. Nations worldwide condemn the government crackdown as excessive. Muslim Brotherhood touts "Friday of Anger" protests in Cairo.
Posted: 08/15/2013 - Search warrants unsealed Wednesday say a mother and her 8-year old son were tortured before a man burned their home and kidnapped a 16-year old.
Posted: 08/15/2013 - Flames kept investigators from quickly retrieving data recorders. The pilot and co-pilot of the UPS cargo plane died in the crash. There was no distress call from the pilots before impact, the NTSB reports tonight.
Posted: 08/15/2013 - U.S. stocks were dragged down by disappointing earnings from Wal-Mart and Cisco, which outweighed more encouraging economic news.
Updated: 08/15/2013 - Every commercial nuclear reactor in the United States is insufficiently protected against "credible" terrorist threats, according to a new report (PDF) from the Nuclear Proliferation Prevention Project at the University of Texas at Austin.
Updated: 08/15/2013 - Researchers found drinking 28 cups of coffee or more per week increased a person's odds of dying prematurely by 21 percent. The risk was more than 50 percent higher in adults under 55 years old.
Updated: 08/15/2013 - Imagine a raccoon with a teddy bear face that is so cute it's hard to resist, let alone overlook. But somehow science did — until now.
Posted: 08/15/2013 - A 19-year-old western Pennsylvania man who dressed up as a ninja and lurked near homes says he meant no harm and was just trying to help police catch bad guys.
Posted: 08/15/2013 - Inmates in a Miami maximum-security jail chase a fellow inmate after cell doors mysteriously open.
Updated: 08/15/2013 - Merriam-Wesbter and Cambridge dictionaries have added an informal, non-literal definition for the word "literally."
Posted: 08/15/2013 - Investigators seeking the cause of Wednesday's crash of a UPS cargo plane in a field near the Birmingham airport Wednesday were waiting to retrieve the cockpit-voice and flight-data recorders because the tail of the aircraft was still smoldering, a member of the National Transportation safety Board said.
Posted: 08/14/2013 - Researchers discovered that when mice consumed a diet that consisted of 25 percent added sugar -- which would be the equivalent to three added cans of soda a day for a healthy human -- females died at twice their normal rates.
Posted: 08/14/2013 - A new report by the U.S. Department of Agriculture says middle class parents of a baby born in 2012 will spend about $241,000, raising their child from birth to age 18 - and that's just for the basics.
Posted: 08/14/2013 - The violence pitted Egypt's military and current government against backers of deposed President Mohamed Morsy, though others were caught in the fray.
Posted: 08/14/2013 - An exact cause of death will not be formally determined until toxicology tests have been completed on the man who abducted a California teenager.
Posted: 08/14/2013 - Former congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. is sentenced to 30 months in prison. Jackson and his wife misspent about $750,000 in campaign funds to finance lavish living. His wife pleaded guilty to filing false tax returns; She gets a year in jail; weeps at sentencing.
Posted: 08/14/2013 - Egypt's Health Ministry said 235 civilians were killed and more than 2,000 injured in a crackdown on protesters.