Updated: 07/20/2013 - Helen Thomas, a pioneer for women in journalism and an irrepressible White House correspondent, has died. She was 92.
Posted: 07/20/2013 - A Columbus arson investigator who ordered a driver out of his car at gunpoint in what police say was a road-rage incident has been suspended for two weeks and stripped of his city-issued firearm.
Posted: 07/20/2013 - Chinese state media say that a man set off a homemade bomb in Terminal 3 of the Beijing International Airport, but that no one besides the man was injured and order has been restored.
Posted: 07/20/2013 - There seems little appetite from either Democrats or Republicans in Washington for a federal rescue of the birthplace of the automobile industry. Detroit now stands as the largest American city ever to file for bankruptcy protection.
Updated: 07/20/2013 - One week after a Florida jury found George Zimmerman not guilty in the death of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin, rallies are scheduled in 100 cities to press for civil rights charges against the former neighborhood watch leader.
Posted: 07/20/2013 - President Barack Obama is commending the work of a consumer protection agency created after the economic crisis.
Posted: 07/20/2013 - The threat of weekend thunderstorms could be a mixed blessing for crews fighting a wildfire in the Southern California mountains near Palm Springs.
Updated: 07/20/2013 - A woman has died while riding an amusement park roller coaster in North Texas.
Posted: 07/19/2013 - All seven people injured when a boat on a ride at an Ohio amusement park accidentally rolled backward down a hill have been treated and sent home.
Posted: 07/19/2013 - A woman has died while riding an amusement park roller coaster in North Texas.
Posted: 07/19/2013 - A state police sergeant who released striking photos of the capture of the surviving suspect in the Boston Marathon bombings faces a hearing to determine if he will be suspended until an internal investigation is complete.
Posted: 07/19/2013 - A new study of the state's agritourism industry estimates that its economic impact in Tennessee more than doubled between 2006 and 2012.
Posted: 07/19/2013 - A white lion on loan from Siegfried and Roy has died at an Ohio zoo.
Posted: 07/19/2013 - A long-suffering Detroit has filed for bankruptcy.
Updated: 07/19/2013 - A coroner will release results today on whether a Chinese student on board the Asiana flight that crash-landed in San Francisco on July 6 was killed in the crash or was run over by an emergency vehicle after she escaped the plane.
Updated: 07/19/2013 - A U.S. official says Secretary of State John Kerry will fly to the West Bank to press his effort for a new round of Israeli-Palestinian peace talks.
Updated: 07/19/2013 - The National Security Agency says it's implementing new security measures following leaks of secret information by former NSA systems analyst Edward Snowden.
Updated: 07/19/2013 - Participants at the Boy Scouts of America's National Jamboree are turning each other into virtual zombies as part of an educational game that Virginia Tech researchers designed to show how disease spreads.
Posted: 07/18/2013 - Massachusetts State Police will conduct an internal investigation into a department photographer's release of gritty images of the surviving Boston Marathon suspect after Rolling Stone ran a cover photo of him.
Posted: 07/18/2013 - Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Friday.
Posted: 07/18/2013 - U.S. Forest Service spokeswoman Norma Bailey says the fire gained thousands of acres and it's only 15 percent contained Thursday morning.
Posted: 07/18/2013 - A Romanian Catholic priest already waiting to be sentenced for stealing from a Cleveland church is now being accused of taking thousands of dollars from an Ohio senior.
Updated: 07/18/2013 - Hostess Brands says demand for Twinkies and CupCakes is at a record high since the snack cakes returned to shelves less than three days ago.
Updated: 07/18/2013 - America's top-selling car is in danger of losing its title.