Posted: 09/27/2013 - The federal fingerprint in efforts to fix Detroit is growing larger as the Obama administration has found millions of dollars in grant money to help the bankrupt city hire more police and firefighters, and clear out blighted neighborhoods.
Posted: 09/27/2013 - A Boise hospital says the stricken pilot of a United Airlines flight that made an emergency landing has died.
Posted: 09/26/2013 - It's the 13th execution this year in Texas.
Posted: 09/26/2013 - White House chief economic adviser Gene Sperling said Thursday that the grants aren't new money but is money that was already allocated for use in Detroit.
Posted: 09/26/2013 - Park officials say the special-use permit was approved for a Maryland-based KKK group to exercise its First Amendment rights on Oct. 5.
Posted: 09/26/2013 - The U.S. and Russia had been at odds on how to enforce the resolution.
Posted: 09/26/2013 - A fossilized version was just discovered along the Yukon River in Alaska.
Updated: 09/26/2013 - The owners of a Colorado cantaloupe farm have been arrested on charges stemming from a listeria outbreak in 2011 that killed 33 people.
Posted: 09/26/2013 - Officials in Moore say the city has issued a record number of building permits since the May 20 tornado that devastated the community.
Posted: 09/25/2013 - Civilian attorney David Coombs also says he is hopeful the military will allow Manning to receive hormone therapy at Fort Leavenworth.
Posted: 09/25/2013 - Republican Sen. Ted Cruz has ended a marathon Senate speech opposing President Barack Obama's health care law after talking for 21 hours, 19 minutes.
Updated: 09/25/2013 - The Army intends to tighten its restrictions on soldiers' tattoos.
Posted: 09/25/2013 - The financially struggling Postal Service is seeking a 3-cent increase in the cost of mailing a letter -- and that would raise the price of a first-class stamp to 49 cents.
Posted: 09/24/2013 - An American Eagle plane has landed at a Louisiana airport after a note about a bomb threat was found.
Posted: 09/24/2013 - Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta says security forces have finally defeated a small group of terrorists after four days in fighting at a Nairobi mall.
Posted: 09/24/2013 - A federal appeals court is considering whether for-profit businesses can be exempted from a contraceptive mandate in the health care law because of the owners' religious views.
Updated: 09/25/2013 - Pakistan's chief meteorologist says a major earthquake has struck the country's Baluchistan province.
Posted: 09/23/2013 - Autopsy results show an unidentified man, who recently underwent surgery, had contracted sporadic Creutzfeldt Jakob disease – a degenerative brain disorder spread by infected brain tissue and cerebrospinal fluid.
Posted: 09/23/2013 - A stone monument of the Ten Commandments that sits on a street behind the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington and was the subject of past controversy has been toppled by vandals.
Posted: 09/23/2013 - After dropping during the recession, the number of immigrants crossing the border illegally into the U.S. appears to be on the rise again.
Posted: 09/23/2013 - U.S. officials are facing a daunting challenge in Syria. They're trying to deliver nearly $1.3 billion in assistance to people in a war zone so chaotic that ambulances are used for target practice and aid is halted by armed men at random checkpoints.
Updated: 09/23/2013 - With a week left to reach a deal needed to avoid a government shutdown, some lawmakers seem resigned -- if not rushing -- to that end.
Updated: 09/23/2013 - A grandfather discovered the lifeless bodies of his three grandchildren, his son and daughter-in-law at their home in North Texas.