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COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Geologists measuring vibrations caused by boisterous Ohio State football fans say the Buckeyes' game-winning touchdown in double overtime against rival Michigan had Ohio Stadium rocking more than any other time this season. Ohio State and Miami University...
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Police in New Jersey are searching for a man who they say fatally shot a woman during an attempted robbery of three passengers in a vehicle operating under the ride-hailing service Lyft. Mercer County prosecutors say the incident began when the unknown...
HONOLULU (AP) — The mother of a Hawaii boy who became the face of a campaign for missing and abused children pleaded guilty to manslaughter Thursday, confirming nearly 20 years after he disappeared that the child is dead. More answers to what happened to the 6-year-old known as...
TEXAS CITY, Texas (AP) — Family members of a Houston-area high school student who killed herself are rallying for tighter laws against cyberbullying. Brandy Vela's family says cyberbullying pushed the 18-year-old over the edge, leading her to shoot herself in the chest Tuesday...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's prison parole board heard arguments Thursday for and against mercy for a man set to die in January for the 1993 rape and killing of his girlfriend's 3-year-old daughter. Ronald Phillips' clemency hearing concluded just before 6:30 p.m. The board did...
GATLINBURG, Tenn. (AP) — The Latest on wildfires in eastern Tennessee that have killed seven people and destroyed hundreds of homes and businesses (all times local): 7:30 p.m. Authorities have arrested a man on charges of setting an eastern Tennessee wildfire that burned 65...
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — U.S. government officials on Thursday finalized an overhaul of how they plan for oil and gas drilling, mining, grazing and other activities across public lands in the West. The move by the Bureau of Land Management aims to address longstanding criticism of...
PELLA, Iowa (AP) — A pickup truck smashed through the front doors of an Iowa Wal-Mart store on Thursday, killing three people and scattering merchandise on the floor before it came to a stop at the fresh produce section in what authorities believe was a tragic accident. A...
PELLA, Iowa (AP) — A pickup truck smashed through the front doors of an Iowa Wal-Mart store on Thursday, killing three people and scattering merchandise on the floor before it came to a stop at the fresh produce section in what authorities believe was a tragic accident. A...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Girl Scouts of the USA are used to making you smile with sweet cookies, but now they're hoping...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Girl Scouts of the USA are used to making you smile with sweet cookies, but now they're hoping...
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — The Latest on Illinois lawmakers suing the state comptroller over their paychecks (all...
CHICAGO (AP) — A judicial board says a Chicago-area judge who let a law clerk wear robes and preside over traffic...
Photo by Michael B. Thomas Getty Images Chris Howard discusses Proposition P having to do with a tax increase for...
CHICAGO (AP) — A judicial board says a Chicago-area judge who let a law clerk wear robes and preside over traffic...