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Ga. police: Bloody knife left behind by detectives

Ga. police: Bloody knife left behind by detectives

Police in Georgia say that detectives left a bloody knife at a home where three people were stabbed to death — a knife that a newspaper says was later uncovered by a reporter. ...

Manufacturing growing at fastest pace in 7 years

Manufacturing growing at fastest pace in 7 years

U.S. manufacturers expanded at the fastest pace in nearly seven years last month, but a sudden rise in the price of raw materials could threaten their profits.

US judges free ex-lifer in Philly girl's '64 death

US judges free ex-lifer in Philly girl's '64 death

A U.S. appeals court has granted the "unconditional" release of an elderly Philadelphia man whose conviction in a 1964 murder has long come into question.

Blagojevich hoping family, shame lighten sentence

Blagojevich hoping family, shame lighten sentence

He was convicted of a shocking crime: trying to sell the president's former Senate seat. He eroded the public trust, supposedly lied to jurors and has shown no remorse. Yet Rod Blagojevich says he also did good while he was Illinois' governor, and he has two young daughters to support and no previous criminal record.

NY dad to sue city, county where 3 kids drowned

NY dad to sue city, county where 3 kids drowned

The father of three children who drowned in upstate New York when their mother drove her minivan into the Hudson River is suing a city and county for $40 million each.

Woman Shot 6 Times at Apartment Complex Expected to Survive

Woman Shot 6 Times at Apartment Complex Expected to Survive

A man is under arrest for shooting his girlfriend six times in a Sacramento apartment complex.

Oil settles at highest level since Sept. 2008

Oil settles at highest level since Sept. 2008

Oil prices rose past $104 a barrel to end the week at a 29-month high, as fighting in Libya intensified and the world's largest petroleum consumer, the U.S., reported that employers added nearly...

Pastor suspended 20 days for marrying lesbians

Pastor suspended 20 days for marrying lesbians

A gay Methodist pastor from western Wisconsin was suspended for 20 days Thursday for officiating a lesbian wedding, marking a modest victory for traditionalists in a growing rift over recognitio...

GOP lawmakers seek more power over regulations

GOP lawmakers seek more power over regulations

The Republican-run House on Thursday voted to give Congress greater power to approve or reject major federal rules that the GOP calls "job killers" — regulations covering everything from ...

House GOP signals flexibility in deficit talks

House GOP signals flexibility in deficit talks

A top House Republican Wednesday signaled new flexibility on White House demands to close wasteful or ineffective tax loopholes as a way to bridge differences with President Barack Obama and Capitol Hill Democrats in talks on a plan to reduce the deficit and pave the way to increase the government's borrowing authority.

Fawcett's son pleads not guilty to heroin charge

Fawcett's son pleads not guilty to heroin charge

The son of the late Farrah Fawcett and Ryan O'Neal pleaded not guilty Thursday to felony heroin possession and will remain jailed until a hearing later this month.

Trump Hits Turkey When It’s Down, Doubling Tariffs

Trump Hits Turkey When It’s Down, Doubling Tariffs

A roll of steel is moved at the Borusan Mannesmann Pipe U.S. manufacturing center in Baytown, Tex.

Sean Kingston stabilized after watercraft accident

Sean Kingston stabilized after watercraft accident

Hip-hop singer Sean Kingston remains hospitalized after crashing his watercraft into a Miami Beach bridge.

More Cracks Found in Washington Monument Following East Coast Earthquake

More Cracks Found in Washington Monument Following East Coast Earthquake

The National Park Service says engineers have discovered several additional cracks in the top portion of the Washington Monument.

Marine Killed Crossing Street in NYC During Fleet Week

Marine Killed Crossing Street in NYC During Fleet Week

Officials say a Marine in New York City for Fleet Week has been struck and killed by a car while crossing the street.


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