Customs officials recover idol looted from Indian temple

Published Jul. 1 2015 @ 11:28pm

NEW YORK -- Customs officials in New York have recovered a bronze religious statue from the 11th or 12th century that they say was looted from a temple in India.

Family sues after California frat pledge died on hazing hike

Published Jul. 1 2015

LOS ANGELES -- The family of a California college student who died during a grueling fraternity hike sued the organization...

Dolphin leaps onto boat, injuring California woman

Published Jul. 1 2015

SANTA ANA, Calif. -- A dolphin leaped onto a boat in Southern California, crashing into a woman and breaking both...

Witness: Man killed by police in Washington state told officers 'shoot me'

Published Jul. 1 2015

SPOKANE, Wash. — Two witnesses said an unarmed Mexican immigrant fatally shot by police in Washington state fought with an...

Episcopalians vote to allow gay marriage in churches

Published Jul. 1 2015

SALT LAKE CITY -- Episcopalians overwhelmingly voted Wednesday to allow religious weddings for same-sex couples, solidifying the church's embrace of...

Nicholas Winton, who saved hundreds of Jewish children from the Holocaust, dies at 106

Published Jul. 1 2015

LONDON -- He was just a 29-year-old clerk at the London Stock Exchange when he faced the challenge of a...

Greece proceeds with vote plan as creditors rebuff overture

Published Jul. 1 2015

ATHENS, Greece -- The Greek government vowed Wednesday to go ahead with plans to have the people decide whether they...

Man bitten by shark on North Carolina Outer Banks is 7th this summer

Published Jul. 1 2015

RALEIGH, N.C. -- A shark bit a 68-year-old man several times Wednesday in waist-deep water off North Carolina's Outer Banks,...

2 named suspects in Bradley burglary

Published Jul. 1 2015

One man is in custody and another is sought in a Bradley County home burglary.

Alabama man suspected in slaying of wife, 2 children

Published Jul. 1 2015

BESSEMER, Ala. -- Jefferson County sheriff's officials say they're searching for a McCalla man in connection with the deaths of...

Federal judge: Alabama counties must allow gay marriage

Published Jul. 1 2015

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. -- With a handful of Alabama counties still refusing to grant gay marriages even as they issued licenses...

Government sues to stop sale of GE's appliance division, which includes Roper Corp.

Published Jul. 1 2015

The U.S. government is suing to stop Electrolux from buying General Electric's appliance division, saying the combined company would dominate...

Tickets disappearing quickly for U.S. Women's National Team match against Costa Rica

Published Jul. 1 2015

Soccer fans in Chattanooga and surrounding areas have wasted little time purchasing tickets to the United States Women's National Team's...

U.S. probing possible airline collusion to keep fares high

Published Jul. 1 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. government is investigating possible collusion among major airlines to limit available seats, which keeps airfares...

Robot kills worker at VW plant in Germany

Published Jul. 1 2015

A 21-year-old external contractor was killed by a robot at a Volkswagen plant near Kassel, Germany, today, according to the...

Official: Fire at South Carolina black church wasn't arson

Published Jul. 1 2015

GREELEYVILLE, S.C. -- Preliminary indications suggest arson was not the cause of a fire that destroyed a black church targeted...

Gay slur carved into Utah man's arm was staged

Published Jul. 1 2015

A man who reported someone beat him and carved a homophobic slur into his arm staged the attacks, authorities in...

Police: TN dad intentionally kills kitten in front of his children

Published Jul. 1 2015

An East Tennessee dad has been arrested for fatally stomping and throwing a kitten in front of his children, according...

Chattanooga Update: Woman killed after falling 90 feet

Published Jul. 1 2015

A woman is dead after falling 90 feet off Sunset Rock on Lookout Mountain.

VW sales rise in U.S. in June

Published Jul. 1 2015

Volkswagen of America today reported sales rose 5.6 percent in June from a year ago to 30,436 vehicles on the...