Woman sent to jail over overgrown yard

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A Tennessee woman who fell behind on her yard work was cited by code enforcers and has served a stint in jail over her overgrown yard….

Starbucks to offer pre-order service

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Starbucks has unveiled a new service for customers who don’t want to wait in line…

Florida dad fatally shoots 2 kids, himself

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A man shot his three children, killing two, and then turned the gun on himself after an argument with his wife in Florida…

US monitors health care worker aboard cruise ship

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A health care worker who handled a lab specimen from an Ebola-infected man is on a Caribbean cruise ship…

Winter not expected to end California drought

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Federal forecasters don’t expect California to get enough rain and snow this winter to end the state’s ongoing drought…

Volunteers getting a possible ebola vaccine

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Volunteers getting a possible ebola vaccine as part of an National Institutes of Health trial, that is currently…

US jobless applications fall to 14-year low

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The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment aid dropped to the lowest level in 14 years last week…

Woman jumps with 4-month-old twins, killing 1, injuring another

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A 29-year-old New Hampshire woman has been charged with murder and assault for jumping out a second-story window with her 4-month-old twins…

Female video game developer gets death threats

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Many women in the gaming industry are targeted with death threats, forcing them to go into hiding…

Second hospital worker with Ebola took earlier flight

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Health officials are alerting airline passengers who were on the same flight as a Texas nurse who was diagnosed with Ebola…