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SUPERIOR, Wis. (AP) — A tank containing crude oil or asphalt exploded at a large refinery in Wisconsin on Thursday, injuring several people and causing a blast that one worker described as sounding like a sonic boom. No fatalities have been reported, but at least five people...
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A 118-year-old statue of the "Oh! Susanna" songwriter was removed from a Pittsburgh park Thursday after criticism that the work is demeaning because it includes a slave sitting at his feet, plucking a banjo. In October, the Pittsburgh Art Commission voted to...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "You did it, Michelle." Comedian Patton Oswalt proudly and tenderly spoke those words to his late wife in an Instagram video on Wednesday. Finally, an arrest had been made in the case of the Golden State Killer, a moniker Michelle McNamara coined on her...
NEW YORK (AP) — Lawyers for President Donald Trump will be back in court Thursday as part of his attempt to limit investigators' access to records the FBI seized from his personal lawyer, Michael Cohen. A judge in New York scheduled a noon conference to discuss electronic files...
BOSTON (AP) — The fate of Wynn's glitzy Boston-area casino may still be up in the air, but rival MGM says it is on track to open Massachusetts' first Las Vegas-style casino resort sooner than expected. MGM Resorts International President Bill Hornbuckle said in Wednesday...
The U.S. government risks placing migrant children in the custody of human traffickers because federal agencies have delayed crucial reforms needed to keep the children safe, according to the findings of a Senate subcommittee obtained by The Associated Press. Federal officials...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Over and over again, Bill Cosby, the charmer, persuaded America to drop its guard. Before Cosby...
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have drafted Georgia linebacker Roquan Smith with the No. 8 overall...
Authorities said a fire at a northwestern Wisconsin refinery where an explosion injured at least 11 people was out...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the NFL draft (all times local): 7:54 The Colts grabbed the best blocker in...
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Latest on the NFL draft (all times local): 7:54 The Colts grabbed the best blocker in...
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker Paul Ryan has forced out the House chaplain, Reverend Patrick Conroy. Conroy had...