Navy: 3 dead in E. Wash. military plane crash

A U.S. Navy aircraft from Naval Air Station Whidbey Island crashed in Washington state on Monday morning…

Harvard explains searching deans’ email accounts

Harvard University administrators have issued an explanation for their efforts to secretly search the emails of 16 deans…

One dead after So. CA boat race

Storm-churned seas during a sailing race off Southern California smashed a boat into island rocks, leaving one sailor dead…

Six teens killed in Ohio crash

Police say eight people were crammed in an S-U-V Sunday when it hit a guardrail, flipped over and landed in a pond…

Earthquake shakes wide area of S. California

The quake struck at 9:55 a.m. Monday and was initially estimated at magnitude 5.1 but that was quickly downgraded to 4.7…

Tubby tabby finds home with couple, fellow fat cat

A St. Louis-area animal shelter has found a home for a 37-pound (16.7-kilogram) cat named Biscuit…

100-plus fall ill while on Caribbean cruise

A cruise ship has returned to South Florida after concluding a Caribbean voyage that saw more than a hundred people develop a gastrointestinal illness on board…

California lion attack case under investigation

The investigation into a lion attack that killed a 24-year-old is focusing on a cage door that the 550-pound animal managed to escape…

Lion kills intern after escaping cage

Authorities believe a lion broke the neck of a young intern at a U.S. animal park after opening its cage with its paw and attacking as the woman cleaned its holding area…

CA restaurants prohibited from serving shark fin

California restaurants are prohibited to sell or serve shark fin…