70-year-old East Tennessee man charged in cane attack

Published Jul. 6 2015 @ 8:02am

A 70-year-old man has been jailed on a charge that he assaulted a woman with a cane.

Updated: United States beats Japan 5-2 for record third Women's World Cup title

Published Jul. 5 2015

VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Carli Lloyd lives for the big moment. She had her biggest on Sunday night — and...

Bush says he takes Trump's immigration remarks personally

Published Jul. 5 2015

WASHINGTON -- Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush says he is personally offended by rival DonaldTrump's recent remarks about Mexico and...

Burt Shavitz, the Burt behind Burt's Bees, dies at 80

Published Jul. 5 2015

PORTLAND, Maine -- Burt Shavitz, the Burt behind Burt's Bees who co-founded the natural cosmetics company, died Sunday. He was...

Phoenix firefighters pull man out of chimney

Published Jul. 5 2015

PHOENIX — Phoenix firefighters have rescued a man who became stuck after trying to re-enter a house through the chimney.

Pope Francis on home turf urges defense of poor and planet

Published Jul. 5 2015

QUITO, Ecuador -- Latin America's first pope returned to Spanish-speaking South America for the first time Sunday, stressing the need...

Photos: People enjoy the Peach Festival at the Chattanooga Market

Published Jul. 5 2015

Folks enjoy the annual Peach Festival at the Chattanooga Market on Sunday, July 5, 2015.

Boy, 7, killed during violent July 4 celebrations in Chicago

Published Jul. 5 2015

CHICAGO -- Authorities say a 7-year-old boy who was celebrating the Fourth of July with his family was among three...

U.S.-led coalition unleashes wave of airstrikes on Raqqa, Syria

Published Jul. 5 2015

BEIRUT -- U.S.-led coalition aircraft unleashed a wave of airstrikes targeting the Islamic State group's stronghold of Raqqa in eastern...

Phillies beat Braves 4-0 in 10th to stop 6-game skid

Published Jul. 5 2015

ATLANTA -- Ryan Howard hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly with the bases loaded in the 10th inning, and the Philadelphia...

Official projection shows 'no' winning in Greek referendum

Published Jul. 5 2015

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece faced an uncharted future as its interior ministry predicted Sunday that more than 60 percent...

On 9th day, Kerry says Iran nuke talks could go either way

Published Jul. 5 2015

VIENNA (AP) - Nine days into marathon nuclear talks, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Sunday said the diplomatic...

California water rates rise as cities lose money in drought

Published Jul. 5 2015

ROSEVILLE, Calif. (AP) - Saving water doesn't always mean saving money in parched California.

Back at work: Congress facing busy agenda, funding deadline

Published Jul. 5 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) - After July Fourth fireworks and parades, members of Congress return to work Tuesday facing a daunting summer...

Russian craft delivers long-awaited cargo to space station

Published Jul. 5 2015

MOSCOW (AP) - An unmanned Russian cargo ship has docked successfully at the International Space Station, where it was anxiously...

The Latest: Greek vote causes deep divisions in families

Published Jul. 5 2015

ATHENS, Greece (AP) - The latest from the referendum in Greece (all times local):

On his native turf, Pope Frances touches on cherished issues

Published Jul. 5 2015

QUITO, Ecuador -- History's first Latin American pope returns to Spanish-speaking South America for the first time on Sunday, bringing...

Top web stories and videos: June 28-July 2

Published Jul. 5 2015

The most viewed articles and videos of the week.

Maybin has 3 hits, Braves beat struggling Phillies 9-5

Published Jul. 4 2015

ATLANTA — Cameron Maybin had three hits, including a home run, and the Atlanta Braves beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-5...

Southwest flight to Denver checked for security threat

Published Jul. 4 2015

DENVER -- Authorities say a Southwest Airlines plane finishing a flight from Baltimore to Denver was parked in a remote...