Raped 93-year-old woman has died

Authorities say a 93-year-old Omaha woman has died after being beaten and raped…

Boehner calls out Rep. King on immigration insult

House Speaker John Boehner says it was “deeply offensive and wrong” for fellow Republican Rep. Steve King to suggest many younger unauthorized immigrants are drug runners…

Passenger plane reports smoke at NJ airport

A small passenger plane landed safely after taking off from Newark International Airport in New Jersey after reporting smoke in the cockpit…

US man injured when bridge jumper lands on him

A man floating on an inner tube suffered broken legs and torn ligaments in his knees when another man jumped from a bridge…

Starbucks jumping into Greek yogurt craze

The Seattle-based coffee chain says it’s teaming up with French food and drink company Danone to sell Greek yogurt parfaits. ..

US to conduct secondary review of Smithfield deal

Smithfield Foods Inc. says the U.S. government is conducting a secondary review of its pending takeover by China’s largest meat producer…

Lawyer: Snowden to stay in Moscow airport for now

A lawyer advising National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden says his asylum status has not been resolved…

NYC mayor candidate again in sex chat scandal

NYC mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner said he won’t drop out despite the revelation of racy correspondence with a young woman…

Mama bear tries to free cub inside garbage dumpster

Watch as a fierce momma bear in southern California frantically tries to free her cub after it got trapped inside a garbage dumpster….

White House slams Republican plan for immigrants

A White House senior adviser on Tuesday accused the House Republicans of “cruel hypocrisy” for contemplating legal status for unauthorized immigrants brought to the U.S. as children – without also legalizing their parents…