Stocks are ending lower, breaking a four-day winning streak, as a drop in the price of oil dragged energy companies lower.
A member of Canada's parliament says it was the Parliament's sergeant-at-arms who put an end to a shooting attack there today by fatally shooting the attacker just outside the caucus rooms.
Camel cigarette maker Reynolds American Inc. is snuffing out smoking in its offices and buildings.
Police in Canada's capital are looking for another possible gunman, and perhaps two, after today's shooting in and near the country's Parliament building.
A western Pennsylvania convenience store clerk told a would-be bandit to bug off by spraying the suspect with a can of insecticide.
A Purple Heart medal posthumously awarded to a New York soldier killed in Vietnam is being returned to his widow and daughter 15 years after it was found on a school playground.
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — A man who says he watched from his fourth-floor window above the National War Memorial in Ottawa as a soldier was shot today says the shooter was a man dressed in black, with a kerchief over his nose and mouth.
A hospital says it has received three victims from the shootings in Canada's capital.
A Canadian official says today's shooting in Ottawa came a day after Canada had raised its domestic terror threat level from low to medium.
Police are warning people in Canada's capital of Ottawa to stay away from windows and rooftops, after a shooting at the country's Parliament building.
Three teenage girls from suburban Denver flew to Europe in a possible bid to join Islamic State militants in Syria, and now authorities are looking at their friends to see if any have similar intentions.
A pet bobcat has been recaptured after its latest escape from its owner's southern New Jersey home.
Why did North Korea free Jeffrey Fowle, and only him, when two other Americans remain in prison there? Probably because Pyongyang considered him the most minor of the three offenders, and may believe that releasing him could improve abysmal U.S. relations and even temper growing international criticism of its human-rights record.
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry says the Obama administration has no intention of cutting Congress out of the loop on any possible deal with Iran over its nuclear program.
When Halloween falls on a Friday in communities where high school football is king, it's time to reschedule the holiday.
The U.S. government is adding more than 3 million vehicles to a rare warning about faulty air bags that have the potential to kill or injure drivers or passengers in a crash.
BEIJING (AP) — A top Red Cross official says it will take "good isolation, good treatment of the cases" and "safe burials" to get the West African Ebola outbreak under control.
Site work has begun for construction of the new Sandy Hook Elementary School replacing the building where 20 children and six staff members were fatally shot nearly two years ago.
An American man just freed from North Korea has arrived in his home state of Ohio this morning.
The FBI in Denver says it is investigating the possibility that three girls from the Denver area were trying to travel to Syria to join Islamic State extremists.
The Mormon church is peeling back the mystery that has long surrounded undergarments worn by the faithful with a new video explaining the practice in depth while admonishing ridicule from outsiders about what it considers a symbol of Latter-day Saints' devotion to God.
Wyoming has become the latest state to allow same-sex unions, bringing the wave of change to a state where the 1998 beating death of Matthew Shepard galvanized a national push for gay rights.
A New Mexico man says he inadvertently hit a fourth digit when paying his electric bill and overpaid by thousands.
A $5,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of anybody involved in the killing at the Albuquerque zoo of a rare animal from Australia.
Federal officials are going on the road with new guidelines to promote head-to-toe protection for health workers treating Ebola patients.
4-year-old uses chainsaw to free father pinned under tree. Jamie Innis reports.
Speculation over Hillary Clinton's presidential aspirations grows as she launches a new book tour. Chris Clackum reports.
Police say FedEx driver faked hijacking in plot to steal expensive shoes. Andy Cerota reports.
Troutdale, Oregon Police Chief Scott Anderson and school superintendent Linda Florence give details of this morning's shooting inside Reynolds High School. (KGW)
Police search for three men who brutally beat Detroit man after car crash. Hank Winchester reports. (WDIV)
Iowa police department encourages Craigslist users to carry out transactions at their station. Jannay Towne reports.