Carnival: Boy, 6, drowns in pool on cruise

Carnival Cruise Lines says a 6-year-old boy has drowned in one of its pools while at sea…

Grand Canyon reopens during government shutdown

Arizona is the latest State to make a deal to reopen national parks closed over the government shutdown…

Victim uses software to take pictures of thieves using his stolen laptop

A man reported to Daly City police this week that his laptop had been stolen from his car earlier this month…

Nasa has admitted mistake over Chinese scientists’ conference ban

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Nasa admits mistake over Chinese scientists’ conference ban on the grounds of national security…

Zookeeper in Missouri killed by elephant

A long-time zookeeper in southwestern Missouri is dead, after being charged by an elephant this morning…

$30,000 missing amid rescue of Capt. Phillips

Three shots, three kills. It was the lethal, coordinated precision that has made SEALs famous and feared…

Idaho youngster survives flesh-eating bacteria

An Idaho boy has returned home after a terrifying bout with a flesh-eating bacteria that doctors feared would kill him…

Ohio judge tells man he’s still legally dead

An Ohio judge says a man who stood before him in court is still legally dead…

LAPD officer charged in arrest that turned fatal

A Los Angeles police officer has been charged with assault for allegedly repeatedly kicking a woman in the groin during an arrest in which the woman ultimately died…

Starbucks asks customers to sign petition

Starbucks says it will ask customers and businesses to sign a petition calling for an end to the partial government shutdown …