Police have charged a 65-year-old western Pennsylvania man with kicking a 102-year-old woman in the shin when he was visiting his mother in a nursing home.
A western Pennsylvania man will hire an attorney and fight a criminal mischief charge for painting the speed limit on a little stretch of the Main Street where he lives and owns a book store.
A doctor who has become New York City's first Ebola patient is being praised for getting treatment immediately upon showing symptoms.
The World Health Organization says millions of doses of two experimental Ebola vaccines could be ready in 2015 and five more experimental vaccines will start being tested in January.
Chevron and BP have hit oil at a key exploration site in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. This is BP's second major discovery in the deepwater Gulf since the 2010 oil spill.
OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Canadian police say they have found no connection between the two attacks on soldiers this week.
An emergency room doctor who recently returned to New York after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus. It's the first case in the city and the fourth in the nation.
New York Mayor Bill de Blasio is reassuring New Yorkers that they are not at risk because of the city's first case of Ebola.
Two South African brothers have been indicted in Alabama on charges accusing them of conspiracy to sell illegal rhinoceros hunts in Africa, money laundering and trafficking in rhino horns.
The number of immigrants who die trying to cross the U.S.-Mexico border has dropped to the lowest level in 15 years.
Stocks are closing with big gains after several major U.S. companies reported higher profits.
Former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell's sentencing on nine public corruption convictions has been set for Feb. 20.
Profits are soaring at the biggest U.S. airlines, and much of the credit goes to the falling cost of fuel.
The standing ovation began even before Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers entered the Parliament chamber in his black robe, carrying the golden ceremonial mace on his right shoulder.
Rotten eggs, horse urine, formaldehyde, bitter almonds, alcohol, vinegar and a hint of sweet ether.
Some people paint the town. A western Pennsylvania man just painted a little stretch of Main Street, and now he's in trouble for it.
A bank robber who stopped during his escape to bum a cigarette off a construction worker was set to be sentenced by a federal judge in Pittsburgh.
The Princeton University professor accused of stealing 21 lawn signs belonging to a computer repair business will tutor students in exchange for the charges being dismissed.
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper has visited his country's National War Memorial in Ottawa, where a soldier was killed yesterday by a gunman who then stormed the nearby Parliament.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — A report by a former Justice Department official finds that about 3,100 students attended fake classes at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill over nearly two decades, about half of them athletes.
Police say an ice cream truck hit a child riding a bike in South Los Angeles and nearby residents then turned on the driver.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Maryland man the Secret Service says climbed over the White House fence last night is now charged with felonies for assaulting a police dog and making threats.
The ashes of a Maine man that have been scattered all over the world by strangers who connected with his mother on social media are now being launched into space.
Canada's prime minister says the killing of a soldier standing guard at an Ottawa war memorial and another deadly attack two days earlier won't intimidate the nation, which is part of the anti-Islamic State group coalition.
Canadian police now concede there was just one gunman in the Ottawa attack.
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.