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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...
MIAMI (AP) — Princess Cruise Lines will pay a $40 million penalty after pleading guilty to seven federal charges in an illegal ocean pollution case that involved one ship's use of a so-called magic pipe to divert oily waste into the waters, authorities said Thursday. Miami U.S...
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Jurors in the Michael Slager murder trial were well into a second day of deliberations Thursday, in the case of a white former patrolman whose fatal shooting of a black motorist was captured on cellphone video that stunned the nation. Slager is charged in...
NEW STANTON, Pa. (AP) — A 14-year-old boy is accused of shooting his mother and 8-year-old brother once each in the forehead as they slept and calling 911 to insinuate his father did it, Pennsylvania state police said Thursday. Jacob Remaley called 911 just before 7 a.m...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The sons of convicted spy Ethel Rosenberg returned to the White House on Thursday, more than 50 years after pleading unsuccessfully to spare her life, in a last-ditch appeal to President Barack Obama to exonerate her amid new evidence. Rosenberg was executed in...
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The Latest on a bank robbery turned hostage situation in Jacksonville, Fla. (all times local): 12:10 p.m. Authorities say a gunman threatened some of the 11 people held hostage at a Jacksonville, Florida, credit union before they were rescued by SWAT...
MALIBU, Calif. (AP) — Minutes from the ocean views of Malibu mansions, a rancher has obtained a rare permit to shoot and kill a mountain lion that has been killing livestock in the area, angering animal lovers, park rangers working to protect the species and nearby Los Angeles...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California Gov. Jerry Brown has chosen U.S. Rep. Xavier Becerra to succeed Kamala Harris as state attorney general. Harris was elected to the U.S. Senate last month. The governor announced the choice Thursday, noting Becerra's service not only in...
BOUNTIFUL, Utah (AP) — Police said a quick-acting parent disarmed a student who brought two guns to a Utah middle school Thursday and fired a round into the ceiling, with no injuries reported. Bountiful Police Lt. Dave Edwards said police were still trying to determine Thursday...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The CEOs of AT&T and Time Warner are heading to Capitol Hill in a bid to convince senators...
BEIJING (AP) — The Chinese unit of medical device maker Medtronic has been fined $17 million by anti-monopoly...
NEW YORK (AP) — Amile Jefferson had career highs of 24 points and 15 rebounds to lead No. 5 Duke to an 84-74...
NEW YORK (AP) — Amile Jefferson had career highs of 24 points and 15 rebounds to lead No. 5 Duke to an 84-74...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kawhi Leonard is getting used to his role as the San Antonio Spurs' go-to guy. The Minnesota...
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Kawhi Leonard is getting used to his role as the San Antonio Spurs' go-to guy. The Minnesota...