Powder mailed to sites near Super Bowl; 1 is inert

The FBI and other law enforcement are investigating white powder that was mailed to businesses near the site of Sunday’s Super Bowl…

Animal shelter seeks home for 36-pound cat

An animal shelter in Phoenix got an unusual addition this week…

Labrador retrievers set popularity-ranking record

The top 10 most popular dog breeds in the United States in 2013, according to the American Kennel Club’s registry…

Grandmother held for gagging child with underwear

A southeast Ohio grandmother has been charged with child abuse for allegedly gagging an 11-year-old granddaughter with soiled men’s underwear…

Governor Brown meets with water officials about the drought

Governor Brown met with more than a dozen water officials for drought…

Young daughters left in cold car as mom gets makeup done

Authorities say a woman has been charged with child neglect, accused of leaving her two young daughters in a cold car while she had her …

Police target NYC prostitution ring

New York law enforcement authorities cracked down Thursday on a prostitution ring that they said advertised on public access cable TV, took credit cards and used text messages to market “party packs” of cocaine and sex to clients…

Man survives falling through wood chipper

A man in washington is injured …but alive … after falling into a wood chipper. How did he survive it?…

US criticizes China as journalist forced to leave

The White House is criticizing China’s restrictions on press freedom after a New York Times journalist was forced to leave the country…

Edward Snowden nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

2 Norwegian lawmakers have jointly nominated National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden for the Nobel Peace Prize…