Madonna: Working out saved me from injuries after fall

Published Mar. 6 2015 @ 1:28am

NEW YORK — Exercising regularly has been like a prayer answered for Madonna: The singer says thanks to staying active, she didn't suffer much after falling during her performance at the Brit Awards.

Storm left Kentucky interstates packed with stranded motorists

Published Mar. 5 2015

Thousands of stranded motorists endured agonizingly long waits Thursday lasting nearly 24 hours for some as a winter storm walloped...

Harrison Ford's real-life bravado equals Han Solo, Indiana Jones

Published Mar. 5 2015

LOS ANGELES -- Harrison Ford is as much the daredevil in real life as Han Solo, Indiana Jones or the...

BNSF freight train with crude oil derails near Illinois city

Published Mar. 5 2015

GALENA, Ill. -- A BNSF Railway freight train loaded with crude oil derailed Thursday near the northern Illinois city of...

AP source: Harrison Ford crash-lands small plane on Los Angeles golf course

Published Mar. 5 2015

LOS ANGELES -- Harrison Ford crash-landed his vintage airplane at a Los Angeles golf course Thursday, an official said. He...

Silicon Valley gender bias suit puts spotlight on industry

Published Mar. 5 2015

SAN FRANCISCO -- A sex discrimination trial against one of Silicon Valley's most prestigious venture capital firms is providing a...

Seventeen-year-old Cortez Sims will be tried as an adult for New Year's Eve quadruple shooting

Published Mar. 5 2015

Seventeen-year-old Cortez Sims will be tried as an adult in Hamilton County Criminal Court in connection with the quadruple shooting...

Dog's leg amputated after being shot, tied to train tracks

Published Mar. 5 2015

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A dog that was tied to railroad tracks and shot was expected to survive after her...

Tennessee jobless rate rises to 6.7 percent in January

Published Mar. 5 2015

Unemployment in Tennessee rose in January to 6.7 percent, a full 1 percentage points above the U.S. jobless rate for...

Two men arrested on meth charges in Alabama

Published Mar. 5 2015

Two men were arrested on drug charges Monday in a suspected methamphetamine operation, DeKalb County Sheriff Jimmy Harris said in...

No. 17 UTC women crush UNC Greensboro in SoCon tourney opener

Published Mar. 5 2015

ASHEVILLE, N.C. — The No. 17 University of Tennessee at Chattanooga women's basketball team opened the Southern Conference tournament with...

Iranian role in fighting IS in Iraq: Where will it lead?

Published Mar. 5 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) - Iran's growing influence in Iraq is setting off alarm bells, and nowhere is the problem starker than...

Senate Democrats press for vote on attorney general nominee

Published Mar. 5 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) - Senate Democrats pressed Republican leaders Thursday to schedule a vote on the president's pick for attorney general.

Major survey shows most Americans support same-sex marriage

Published Mar. 5 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) - In the late 1980s, support for gay marriage was essentially unheard of in America. Just a quarter...

Delta Air Lines accident is latest at New York's LaGuardia

Published Mar. 5 2015

A Delta Air Lines jet skidded off a runway and crashed through a fence after landing Thursday at New York's...

Ringling Bros. phasing out iconic elephant acts

Published Mar. 5 2015

The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will phase out the show's iconic elephants from its performances by 2018,...

Michael Brown's parents announce civil lawsuit in death

Published Mar. 5 2015

ST. LOUIS -- Lawyers for the parents of an unarmed, black 18-year-old who was fatally shot by a white police...

Prosecutors: No criminal charge for NASCAR driver Kurt Busch

Published Mar. 5 2015

DOVER, Del. (AP) - NASCAR driver Kurt Busch will not face criminal charges over claims by his ex-girlfriend that he...

Mistrial in Jodi Arias case after jury deadlocks on sentence

Published Mar. 5 2015

PHOENIX (AP) - A judge declared a mistrial Thursday in the Jodi Arias sentencing case after a jury deadlocked on...

Selma's 50th anniversary brings comparisons to Ferguson

Published Mar. 5 2015

They only lasted minutes, but the images of the beatings of civil rights marchers in Selma, Alabama, on television permanently...