By ERIC TUCKER and MATTHEW BARAKATAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Utility crews struggled to catch up with a backlog of millions of people without electricity for a fourth hot day Tuesday as frustration grew and authorities feared the toll of 24 storm deaths could rise
By SETH BORENSTEINAP Science Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Is it just freakish weather or something more? Climate scientists suggest that if you want a glimpse of some of the worst of global warming, take a look at U.S. weather in recent weeks.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - A man on parole for trying to infect children with HIV nearly 20 years ago pulled a boy into a Portland restaurant bathroom over the weekend, attempted to sexually assault him and then stabbed him several times, police said.
By Kate Stanhope,
Katie Holmes' decision to divorce may have caught many by surprise, but apparently it was a long time coming for the actress.
According to divorce papers obtained by TMZ, Holmes, 33, says her marriage to Tom Cruise was "irretrievably" broken for at least six months before she
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - State officials say a new mobile application allows travelers to use their smartphones to obtain information about New Mexico road conditions.
The Department of Transportation says the app can help motorists learn about highway closures or
By Kate Stanhope,
Her divorce from Tom Cruise isn't the only change in Katie Holmes' life.
Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes: A photo history of their awkward kisses
The actress, 33, was spotted moving her bags and daughter Suri's th
By JESSICA GRESKO and MATTHEW BARAKATAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - From North Carolina to New Jersey, nearly 1.8 million people still without electricity were asking the same question Monday evening: Why will it take so long to get the lights back on?
By DAVID B. CARUSOAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Highway signs throughout New York warn that when it comes to catching speeders, the long arm of the law extends even into the sky. "State Police aircraft used in speed enforcement," they say.
By Sadie Gennis,
When Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes announced that they were divorcing, everyone was shocked. In retrospect, though, maybe we should have seen it coming. Here are five tell-tale signs that the once-happy couple was in trouble:
1. They made no public appearances together since
By CHARLES WILSON and STEVEN K. PAULSONAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - Drought and wildfire fears are snuffing out some Fourth of July festivities this year.
From Utah to Indiana, state and local governments are calling off annual fireworks displays out of fear