FBI: Border agent's death a 'potential assault'

Published Nov. 21 2017

An FBI official said Tuesday that the bureau is investigating the death of a border patrol agent and severe injuries...

Melania Trump and son Barron receive White House Christmas tree

Published Nov. 21 2017

Melania Trump, and son Barron, continued a time-honored tradition of first ladies receiving the official White House Christmas tree.

Charles Manson has endured as the face of evil for nearly 50 years

Published Nov. 21 2017

Other killers snuffed out far more lives than Charles Manson did in 1969. Yet he has endured for nearly a...

Alabama inmate escapes custody for second time in under 30 days

Published Nov. 21 2017

Authorities say an Alabama inmate who has escaped custody for the second time in less than a month is considered...

Charles Manson used charm to turn youths into mass killers

Published Nov. 20 2017

In summer 1969, a scruffy ex-convict with a magnetic hold on young women sent some of his disciples into the...

Myanmar leader Suu Kyi blames world conflicts partly on illegal immigration

Published Nov. 20 2017

Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi said the world is facing instability and conflict in part because illegal immigration spreads...

Zimbabweans, baffled by Mugabe, worry about nation's fate

Published Nov. 20 2017

Zimbabweans are worried about their country's fate after the increasingly isolated President Robert Mugabe did not resign in a televised...

Charles Manson, whose cult slayings horrified world, dies at 83

Published Nov. 20 2017

Charles Manson, the hippie cult leader who became the hypnotic-eyed face of evil across America after masterminding the gruesome murders...

Ten things to know for Monday, Nov. 20

Published Nov. 19 2017

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday, Nov. 20:

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

Published Nov. 18 2017

A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week.

Family sues after child, 5, killed in rotating Atlanta restaurant

Published Nov. 18 2017

The family of a 5-year-old boy killed when he became caught in a rotating Atlanta restaurant is suing the company,...

Tax filers in most states claim deduction targeted by GOP

Published Nov. 18 2017

ATLANTA (AP) - A popular deduction targeted in the GOP's overhaul of the tax code is used by more than...

Zimbabwe military says progress in talks for President Robert Mugabe's exit

Published Nov. 17 2017

Zimbabwe's military said Friday it was making "significant progress" in talks with President Robert Mugabe for his departure while it...

At least 20 people injured in fire at Pennsylvania senior living community

Published Nov. 17 2017

A massive fire at a senior living community in Pennsylvania injured at least 20 people and forced dozens more,...

Keystone pipeline springs a leak days before Nebraska expansion ruling

Published Nov. 17 2017

TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone pipeline leaked an estimated 210,000 gallons of oil onto agricultural land in northeastern South Dakota, but state...

U.N. Security Council defeats rival U.S. and Russian resolutions on Syria weapons

Published Nov. 16 2017

Rival U.S. and Russian resolutions to extend the mandate of experts trying to determine who was responsible for chemical attacks...

Museum of the Bible, built by Hobby Lobby owner, opens in Washington, D.C.

Published Nov. 16 2017

Eight years ago, Hobby Lobby president Steve Green found a new way to express his Christian faith.

Zimbabwe calm but tense as Mugabe is urged to go peacefully

Published Nov. 16 2017

People across Zimbabwe are starting another day of uncertainty amid quiet talks to resolve the country's political turmoil and the...

Hawaii acknowledges failures after dangerous patient escapes

Published Nov. 16 2017

A dangerous Hawaii psychiatric patient who escaped a state hospital and flew to California before being captured Wednesday has prompted...

Police knew 'madman' had illegal guns before killing rampage

Published Nov. 15 2017

A day after a California gunman killed five people in the country's latest shooting rampage, police faced accusations of having...

Hundreds line up for Texas church shooting family funeral

Published Nov. 15 2017

DALLAS (AP) - Hundreds of mourners lined up to enter a funeral service Wednesday for eight members of a family...

Experts: Bush groping allegations would be hard to prosecute

Published Nov. 15 2017

HOUSTON (AP) - Allegations that former President George H.W. Bush inappropriately touched six women involve potential crimes punishable by fines...

Zimbabwe army says 'this is not a takeover' and Mugabe safe

Published Nov. 14 2017

In an extraordinary statement after taking over the state broadcaster amid a night of unrest, Zimbabwe's army early Wednesday sought...