Official: No mechanical issues in Walker car crash

Investigators have found no evidence that the Porsche carrying actor Paul Walker had mechanical problems…

Woman arrested over drug-laced jailed postcard

A Santa Barbara County woman has been arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle a drug-laced postcard to her jailed boyfriend…

Stores extend hours for holiday shoppers

USA Today reports macy’s, nordstrom, target and toys r us have announced extended hours to make sure you …

Lawyer: Accused Harvard student was under pressure

A Harvard University student accused of making bomb threats to get out of a final exam has made…

Fed will reduce bond purchases by $10B in January

The Federal Reserve has decided to reduce its stimulus for the U.S. economy because the job market has shown steady improvement…

Coroner: Man who died was high on PCP

Riverside County coroner’s officials say a man beaten in a videotaped struggle with deputies died of the combined effects of heart disease, acute PCP intoxication and the stress of the fight…

Blind man, guide dog struck by NYC subway

A blind man who was hit by a New York City subway train says his guide dog tried to save him from falling…

Texas tries again to put drunken teen behind bars

Texas prosecutors are trying a second time to imprison a teen who was sentenced last week to 10 years’ probation for drunkenly driving his truck into four pedestrians, killing them all…

Body found stabbed, wrapped in plastic in South LA

A woman checking up on her aunt found her stabbed to death and bound in plastic inside a South LA apartment…

Woman loses 110 pounds to join the Army

Karyna Douglass was a woman with a mission….