NEW YORK (AP) - All three major New York airports are open again after Superstorm Sandy shut them down.
LaGuardia reopened Thursday on a limited schedule. Its bigger international counterparts, Kennedy and Newark Liberty, had already reopened on a limited basis.
The Port Authority of New York and
ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard halted its search Thursday for the captain of a tall ship that sank off the North Carolina coast during Hurricane Sandy after more than three days of around-the-clock effort.
The Coast Guard for 90 hours searched for 63-year-old Robin Walbridge of St
By TIM TALLEYAssociated Press
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - An arts and craft supply company owned by a Christian family asked a judge Thursday to block a portion of the new federal health care law, claiming that mandated coverage for certain birth control violates its religious freedom rights.
EUREKA, Calif. (AP) - Two Californians say they survived separate shark attacks over the past few days by punching the beast in the head.
Scott Stephens, of Manilla, says a great white pulled him underwater Tuesday at a popular surf spot off the coast of Eureka and let him go only after receiving
By HAROLD HECKLEAssociated Press
MADRID (AP) - A stampede in an arena where thousands of people were attending a Halloween dance party killed three women and critically injured two others early Thursday, officials said.
It happened just after 4 a.m. in a passageway within the venue leading to
By BRUCE SCHREINER and DYLAN LOVANAssociated Press
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - The blaze that authorities initially said would end in a couple of hours instead spewed flames and smoke from a derailed tanker car for a second day Thursday with no end in sight, as crews scrambled to prevent it from
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about today (times in EDT):
1. NEW YORK CITY'S SUBWAYS GET BACK ON TRACK
Limited subway service resumed this morning, but not in lower Manhattan, where the power remains out.
By GREG RISLINGAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Violence that sometimes borders the University of Southern California crept onto campus when an argument outside a Halloween party escalated to a shooting that critically wounded one man and injured three other people and led administrators
NEW YORK (AP) - Rescuers in New York City are searching for two young boys who were swept from their mother's arms by floodwaters.
Police say the boys are a 2-year-old and a 4-year-old. They disappeared Monday night when waves of water crashed into an SUV while they were being driven by their
By ELLIOT SPAGATAssociated Press
SAN DIEGO (AP) - A rerouting of tens of thousands of vehicles a day began Thursday without a hitch at the busiest crossing on the U.S.-Mexico border as part of a major expansion that aims to keep lines manageable while allowing heightened inspections for drugs,