A central Kentucky teenager has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for killing her grandparents, who were found in their burned home.
A western Illinois couple recently celebrated the birth of their 100th grandchild.
Food Network television star Sandra Lee is recovering at home after being discharged from the hospital following a double mastectomy.
Wearing a brown plaid coat from the 1945 film "Flame of Barbary Coast," Republican Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick has declared it John Wayne Day in Texas.
Prosecutors say a missing kayaker's body has been found in the Hudson River after his fiancee was charged with killing him during an outing to a scenic island.
For a vocal group of liberals who aren't satisfied with Hillary Rodham Clinton, Vermont's self-described "democratic socialist" senator isn't the candidate they want. But Bernie Sanders is the candidate they're about to get.
Charter Communications will spend $55.33 billion to acquire Time Warner Cable in a cash-and-stock deal that would instantly create one of the largest pay-television and broadband operators in the U.S.
Amtrak says it will install video cameras inside locomotive cabs that record the actions of train engineers. The move follows a deadly derailment earlier this month in which investigators are searching for clues to the train engineer's actions just before the crash.
The nearly 11-year occupation of a closed Roman Catholic church by former parishioners may be coming to an end.
A reactor that was shut down during a transformer fire two weeks ago at a suburban New York nuclear power plant has returned to service.
Authorities in Maryland say further investigation and toxicology tests are needed in the case of a child who was found dead in a park swing as his mother pushed him.
Grand Forks police have confirmed that two people have died in a shooting in a Grand Forks Wal-Mart store.
Attorneys for one of two Waukesha girls charged in adult court with trying to kill a friend to please a fictional horror character will argue her case belongs in juvenile court.
A former Democratic congressman who represented Staten Island for 18 years before being caught in the Abscam scandal in the late 1970s has died. John Murphy was 88.
A church in Corpus Christi, Texas, says five of its parishioners are among eight people missing after a vacation home where several families were staying was swept away by a flash flood on the rain-swollen Blanco River.
Six people, including three children, had to be rescued from a roller coaster in Ohio after a power outage left them stuck.
President Barack Obama is paying tribute to the nation's fallen service members at Arlington National Cemetery, laying a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns and saying Americans "can never fully repay the debt" to those who made the ultimate sacrifice.
Authorities say a man was arrested after an 11-year-old boy was shot in the chest with a BB gun on a western Pennsylvania playground.
Nebraska authorities say an inmate on death row for the 1985 cult killings of two people, including a 5-year-old boy, had died in custody.
Dozens of protesters arrested after the acquittal of a white patrolman charged in the deaths of two unarmed black motorists have been arraigned in court in Cleveland.
An Air Force veteran is seeking public recognition for a western New York man who remains listed as missing in action more than 70 years after disappearing in the Philippines during World War II.
One of the two protesters who chained themselves to an Arctic oil-drilling support ship parked north of Seattle has left the vessel.
A Florida woman jailed in a long-running dispute over her son's circumcision has been released from jail.
Authorities say they are urging residents who live along or near the Blanco River in Central Texas to evacuate as the water rises there.
A community in Oregon is bringing in some unusual help to try to fix their sea lion problem. They're hoping a fake killer whale from Bellingham, Washington, will do the trick.
Hispanic restaurant owner schedules "White Appreciation Day", saying all Americans deserve to be celebrated. KUSA's Whitney Wild reports.
"We're on the same playing field," Devil worshipers want book given to Oklahoma children in classrooms. Andrew Donley reports. (KFOR)
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.