- Teens to witness mock crash ahead of prom, graduation season Updated: May-02-16 5:17 pm
TOWER CITY, North Dakota - Students at a North Dakota high school will be witnessing a mock car-crash event as part of a safety campaign that authorities are launching ahead of prom and graduation season.
- INSIDE WASHINGTON: Ag groups seek exemption from scrutiny Updated: May-02-16 3:14 pm
NEW YORK - Congress is pushing the Agriculture Department to exempt the groups behind promotional campaigns like "Incredible, Edible Egg" and "Pork, the Other White Meat" from public scrutiny of their internal operations despite recent controversy.
- The Latest: Suspect in Jewish center bomb plot in court Updated: May-02-16 2:47 pm
MIAMI - The Latest on Jewish Center-Plot (all times local):
- Raging fire destroys historic New York City church Updated: May-02-16 8:49 am
NEW YORK - A historic church in New York City was destroyed in a raging fire just hours after its Orthodox worshippers celebrated Easter.
- Car bomb in southern Turkey kills 2 police officers Updated: May-01-16 6:26 pm
ANKARA, Turkey - A car bomb struck the entrance of a Turkish police station Sunday in the southern city of Gaziantep, killing two police officers and wounding 22 other people in a day marred by violence and May Day protests.
- Volunteers prepare for high-altitude rescues Updated: May-01-16 1:43 pm
EAGLE, Colorado - Hundreds of search and rescue volunteers are getting their training at the High-Altitude Army National Guard Aviation Training Site this year, gearing up for the busy summer season for search and rescue crews that cranks up between Memorial Day and Labor Day.
- Raimondo to celebrate College Signing Day in Providence Updated: May-01-16 1:03 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Gov. Gina Raimondo is planning to visit a Providence high school to celebrate College Signing Day with graduating seniors.
- 'Holy Fire,' fireworks: Orthodox Christians celebrate Easter Updated: May-01-16 11:59 am
ATHENS, Greece - With "Holy Fire," fireworks and solemn Masses, Orthodox Christians around the world celebrated Easter on Sunday, commemorating the day followers believe that Jesus was resurrected more than 2,000 years ago.
- Hundreds gather in south Minneapolis to celebrate Prince Updated: May-01-16 11:17 am
MINNEAPOLIS - Hundreds of people gathered in south Minneapolis to celebrate the life and music of Prince.
- 3 dead in eastern Ukraine amid Easter armistice violations Updated: May-01-16 9:16 am
MOSCOW - Three deaths were reported Sunday in the fighting in eastern Ukraine despite a recently brokered armistice for Orthodox Easter.
- Troopers step up highway enforcement for prom, graduation Updated: Apr-30-16 9:53 am
ELGIN, Illinois - Troopers with the Illinois State Police in District 2 have a reminder for young drivers during prom and graduation season.
- South County students take to unicycles for PE Updated: Apr-30-16 3:05 am
GEARHART, Oregon - Unicycling probably does not come to mind when you think about physical education at elementary school. An exception is in the Seaside School District.
- Scheduled IndyCar race on streets of Boston canceled Updated: Apr-29-16 10:03 pm
BOSTON - First the 2024 Olympics. Now an IndyCar race is pulling out of Boston before it even began.
- Charge reduced for mall Easter bunny in brawl with kid's dad Updated: Apr-29-16 5:54 pm
JERSEY CITY, New Jersey - A New Jersey mall Easter bunny who got into a scuffle with a father last month has had a criminal charge against him downgraded.
- Earnhardt gets favorite car "Amelia" back for Talladega Updated: Apr-29-16 5:45 pm
TALLADEGA, Alabama - The beloved car "Amelia" will be back at Talladega Superspeedway after Hendrick Motorsports rebuilt the Chevrolet for Dale Earnhardt Jr. to drive Sunday.
- The Latest: Video threatening US students posted from Europe Updated: Apr-29-16 4:40 pm
ATHENS, Ohio - The Latest on a video threat connected to Ohio University (all times local):
- Mental health evaluation ordered for arrested Easter bunny Updated: Apr-29-16 12:50 pm
MINOT, North Dakota - A judge has ordered a mental health evaluation for a convicted sex offender who was arrested after getting a job as an Easter bunny at a Minot mall.
- The Latest: 1,000 workers hear of 'nightmare' at memorial Updated: Apr-28-16 5:10 pm
NEW YORK - The Latest on a Workers' Memorial Day Mass for construction workers who died in the job (all times local):
- Review: Cloying and farfetched, 'Mother's Day' unfit for mom Updated: Apr-28-16 12:55 pm
What would it take to make you fall off the upstairs balcony at your house in the middle of the day? Could you imagine being so intoxicated by your own karaoke performance of "The Humpty Dance" that it sends you a-tumbling?
- Essence Festival Durban to be held in November Updated: Apr-28-16 10:03 am
NEW ORLEANS - The inaugural Essence Festival in Durban, South Africa, will be held during that country's summer season in November.
- Oregon bakery owners file appeal in gay wedding cake case Updated: Apr-28-16 9:28 am
PORTLAND, Oregon - Oregon bakery owners who denied service to a same-sex couple are arguing that a state ruling ordering them to pay $135,000 in damages violates state and federal laws.
- Haskell commencement speaker leading Redskins mascot fight Updated: Apr-28-16 8:39 am
LAWRENCE, Kansas - A Haskell Indian Nations University graduate who is at the forefront in the fight to change the name of the Washington Redskins NFL team is scheduled to be the keynote speaker at the university's commencement.
- Beach Boys to headline Memorial Day concert in DC Updated: Apr-28-16 8:28 am
WASHINGTON - The Beach Boys will be the headliners for this year's Memorial Day concert on the lawn of the U.S. Capitol.
- Chief justice says ethics complaints should be dismissed Updated: Apr-27-16 6:19 pm
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore says a judicial ethics panel should dismiss complaints filed against him as he fought to keep gays and lesbians from marrying in the state.
- College free speech: Hecklers on NC campuses under scrutiny Updated: Apr-27-16 3:39 am
RALEIGH, North Carolina - Hecklers who shout down speakers on North Carolina's college campuses could be punished under a proposal being floated before lawmakers that would make this state the newest battleground over free speech at U.S. universities.