Washington Monument reopens after earthquake

The Washington Monument has reopened to the public, 33 months after an earthquake damaged the stone obelisk…

Donald Sterling: “I’m so sorry”

Embattled LA clippers owner Donald Sterling is breaking his silence….

Bill would ease licensing rules for immigrants

Immigrants in the country illegally would face an easier path toward getting professional licenses in California…

Wrong-way driver, officer killed in Arizona crash

An off-duty police officer driving home from work and a wrong-way driver are dead after a head-on collision…

Officials: 2nd US case of MERS being reported

Health officials have confirmed a second U.S. case of a mysterious virus that has sickened hundreds in the Middle East….

1 dead, 6 hurt in Sacramento park shooting

Police say gunmen have opened fire at a baby’s birthday party in a Sacramentopark, killing one man…

Drone nearly collided with a U.S. airliner in March

A US airliner nearly collided with a drone over Florida in March….

Four dead in Southern California murder-suicide

Authorities say a 28-year-old man shot and killed three members of a Southern California family before turning the gun on himself…

‘Affluenza’ teen’s family to pay victim $2M

The family of a Texas teenager who killed four people in a drunken-driving wreck has agreed to pay more than $2 million…

US baby names: Noah beats out Jacob for No. 1

Noah sailed past Jacob to become the most popular U.S. baby name for boys in 2013…