The mother of slain Florida teenager Trayvon Martin will be speaking at the annual conference of the National Urban League
Chinese authorities are expected to issue formal charges against ousted politician Bo Xilai as early as this week
A federal judge has awarded a couple $202,500 in a dispute over a dam that was once part of Hutchinson's flood-control program.
A crowd roared and church bells rang as Pope Francis’ helicopter arrived Wednesday in Aparecida
Officials at a hospital in Moldova are investigating a surgeon’s claim that he had to use a handyman’s drill to perform an operation
What the Oscar-winning 2009 documentary “The Cove” did for dolphin slaughter in Japan, “Blackfish” may do for killer whales
Attorneys for a Cleveland man accused of holding three women captive in his home for more than a decade have told a judge that plea negotiat…
Operators of New York City’s bike-sharing program say a software glitch accidentally revealed personal and financial information of more tha…
A Russian court has turned down an appeal by a member of Pussy Riot against a previous court ruling that denied her an early release.
A former Northern California news helicopter pilot has been arrested for flying without a proper license and lying to officials.
Topeka native Haley Erbert is in the Top 14 on Fox's "So You Think You Can Dance."
Stock futures are rising with some major U.S. corporations topping expectations and raising outlooks.
An Oklahoma-based Indian tribe has purchased 87 acres near Lawrence but has not yet announced any plans for the land.
A man who wanted to prove he could swim across the Detroit River from Canada to the U.S. ended up prompting an international rescue operatio…
Terry Brooks has written a slam-bang conclusion to his “The Dark Legacy of Shannara” trilogy with the stellar “Witch Wraith.”
Reuven Gershon and James Fox have some insanely daunting shoes to fill: Every night, they’re asked to impersonate John and Paul on Broadway.
Spanish police say they have arrested 25 members of the Hells Angels motorcycle gang on the Mediterranean resort island of Mallorca.
A fast-moving fire that began in cargo containing lithium batteries turned the inside of a United Parcel Service plane into a “catastrophic”…
PATNA, India (AP) — A police official says authorities have arrested the principal of a school in eastern India where 23 children died last …
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian state news agency says US leaker Edward Snowden has documents to enter Russia.