By LYNN DeBRUIN and P. SOLOMON BANDAAssociated Press
WOODLAND PARK, Colo. (AP) - More than 2,100 residents were being evacuated from the Air Force Academy's grounds Tuesday night as heavy smoke billowed from a wildfire that has burned an unknown number of homes near Colorado
By ALAN SCHER ZAGIERAssociated Press
HARTSBURG, Mo. (AP) - Missouri farmer Terry Durham is among those willing to bet the next hot food crop will be a berry now more commonly found in roadside ditches than supermarket shelves.
Folk healers have long used
By JUAN A. LOZANOAssociated Press
HOUSTON (AP) - The wife of a man who claimed Texas' version of a stand-your-ground law allowed him to fatally shoot a neighbor told jurors Tuesday her husband is very remorseful about the deadly incident.
Raul Rodriguez, 46
By BRENDAN FARRINGTONAssociated Press
ST. GEORGE ISLAND, Fla. (AP) - Debby flooded homes, an animal shelter and closed parts of the main interstate highway across northern Florida on as the storm crept closer to the state, dropping more than two feet of rain in one sparsely
FONTANA, Calif. (AP) - A masonry teacher and one of his students were charged Tuesday with sex crimes that authorities said were part of brutal hazing intended to maintain order in a California summer school classroom.
The San Bernardino County district attorney
By SLOBODAN LEKIC and SUZAN FRASER
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Turkey warned Tuesday that any Syrian military unit approaching its border will be treated as a direct threat, a serious escalation in tensions days after Syria shot a Turkish military plane out of the sky.
Turkey's NATO allies expressed
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Border Patrol agents say the bodies of three suspected illegal immigrants have been recovered in southern Arizona.
Authorities say the three likely died from exposure to the triple-digit desert temperatures.
Agents say the
By GENARO C. ARMAS and RANDY PENNELLAssociated Press
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - Jerry Sandusky's son Matt recalled showering with his future adoptive father as a boy and pretending to be asleep to avoid being touched - memories that surfaced only recently, according to a
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) - The estates of two grandparents killed in a Christmas morning fire plan to sue the city of Stamford.
The administrator of the estates of Lomer and Pauline Johnson filed separate intent to sue notices on Monday.
By PAT GRAHAMAP Sports Writer
EUGENE, Ore. (AP) - The persistent rain ruined high jumper Jesse Williams' rhythm and nearly washed away his Olympic chances right along with it.
The reigning world champion bowed out of the competition in fourth place at the U