UPS to hire 55,000 seasonal workers

UPS will be hiring 55,000 U.S. seasonal workers to help with an increase in volume over the holiday season…

Ind. woman who donated kidney weds organ recipient

A central Indiana woman who promised to donate one of her kidneys to a man she barely knew has married him three years after his successful transplant surgery…

Two shot outside US Navy base; gunman in custody

A former National Guard recruiter opened fire at an armory outside a U.S. Navy base in Tennessee, wounding two military reserve members before being disarmed by other soldiers, officials said Thursday…

Pirates kidnap Americans from commercial ship

Pirates attacked a commercial ship near the coast of Nigeria and kidnapped two U.S. mariners…

Man drives into Utah capitol

A Utah man drove up several flights of stairs to the state capitol door and then tried to break into the historic Supreme Court chambers…

US seeks help on dangerous jerky treats for pets

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is appealing to dog and cat owners for information as it struggles to solve a mysterious outbreak of illness and deaths among pets…

Mass. teacher slain; 14-year-old student charged

A 14-year-old Massachusetts high school student is facing a murder charge in the death of a 24-year-old teacher found dead in the woods behind the school…

Man stabs father more than 30 times with kitchen knife

Deputies arrested a man who stabbed his elderly father about 30 times in the face, neck and arm with a kitchen knife at a residence in unincorporated Monterey County…

Season of uncertainty for US stores

Retailers hope that short-term uncertainty won’t stop Americans from spending during the busiest shopping period of the year, but they’re fearful that it will…

Amazon.com raises free shipping minimum to $35

Amazon.com customers will need to spend more money on the site in order to qualify for free shipping…