Simpson wins parole in robbery case

O.J. Simpson has been granted parole on some charges stemming from his 2008 kidnapping and armed robbery convictions involving the holdup of…

Penn State ex-officials to stand trial

Penn State’s ex-president and two former top school administrators were ordered Tuesday to stand trial on charges accusing them of a cover-u…

Manning acquitted of aiding the enemy

It’s judgment day for Army Pfc. Bradley Manning, the soldier charged with aiding the enemy for giving troves of U.S. government secrets to W…

Massive explosions rock Fla. gas plant

A series of explosions rocked a central Florida propane gas plant and sent “boom after boom after boom” through the neighborhood around it. …

Philadelphia row house collapses

The collapse happened late Monday morning in the middle of a block of connected brick homes. Police say witnesses report hearing an explosio…

Pope says he won't judge gay priests

Pope Francis reached out to gays on Monday, saying he wouldn’t judge priests for their sexual orientation in a remarkably open and wide-rang…

Bus crash in Italy kills 38 people

An Italian tour bus plowed through several cars before it crushed through a sidewall of a highway bridge and plunged into a ravine, killing …

All of Hawaii on tropical storm warning

National Weather Service officials said they expect people on the Big Island and Maui to see the brunt of the storm on Monday morning, with …

Castro pleads guilty in Ohio kidnap case

The Cleveland man who imprisoned three women in his home, subjecting them to a decade of rapes and beatings, pleaded guilty Friday to 937 co…

H(o)ppy Hour | Review: Imperial Mohkah

If you like stouts, and are adventurous enough to head into Imperial territory, then Southern Tier Brewing’s Imperial Mohkah is a no-brainer…

US: Halliburton to plead guilty in spill

Halliburton has agreed to pay the maximum fine, be on probation for three years and continue to cooperate with the government’s criminal inv…

Police detain Spain train crash driver

Spanish police on Friday detained the driver of a train that crashed in northwestern Spain, lowered the death toll from 80 to 78 and took po…

10 back to school savings tips

Back to school shopping is unavoidable, and your shopping list can quickly grow out of control. Check out these simple tips to help you get …

US surveillance survives close vote

Wednesday night’s 217-205 vote was unlikely to be the final word on government intrusion to defend the U.S. and Americans’ civil liberties.

80 dead in Spain train crash

Spanish investigators tried to determine Thursday why a passenger train jumped the tracks and sent eight cars crashing into each other on th…

Waiting for first look at new prince

It’s Day One of parenting for Prince William and Kate. After the excitement and fatigue and joy of childbirth — emotions shared with a natio…

Royal baby: Waiting nears end

Prince William’s wife, Kate, is in the early stages of labor in a private wing of a central London hospital, palace officials said Monday.