Couple charged after girl dies from drinking soda

An East Tennessee couple is charged with murder in the death of the man’s 5-year-old daughter after an autopsy…

Natural gas shortage affects CA power supply

California’s power grid operator has asked for voluntary conservation of power because the extreme cold in much of the United States and Canada has caused a shortage of natural gas supplies…

TSA bans carry-on liquids on Russia flights

The Homeland Security Department is banning all liquids from carry-on luggage for nonstop flights from the U.S. to Russia…

School apologizes for black history lunch menu

Officials at a Northern California private school are apologizing after a controversial lunch menu option ….

House leader: US immigration bill faces difficulty

The leader of the U.S. House of Representatives said Thursday it will be difficult to pass immigration legislation this year…

Firefighter handcuffed at So Cal crash scene

‘A firefighter responding to a Southern California crash site was handcuffed and held in a patrol car for failing to …

Airlines’ concern over possible toothpaste bombs before Olympics

The United States is advising airlines with direct flights to Russia to be aware of the possibility that explosive materials …

Beckham exercises option to buy MLS team in Miami

David Beckham has exercised his option to purchase a Major League Soccer expansion team in Miami, and the deal with the former England captain will be finalized…

Indiana man glad over son’s return after 18 years

A central Indiana man says he quickly recognized his son when he saw him for the first time since his mother…

California city OKs Pamplona-style bull run

A Southern California city has announced plans to host a Pamplona-style bull run, months after a neighboring town nixed the event because of safety concerns.