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  • Video: Cop shot boy seconds after encountering him

    CLEVELAND –The police officer who fatally shot a 12-year-old boy carrying a pellet gun fired within 1 to 2 seconds of pulling up in his cruiser, poli ...
    Nov. 27, 2014 - 12:18 am
  • U.S. tightens smog limits in bid to protect health

    WASHINGTON – In a fresh confrontation with Republicans, the Obama administration on Wednesday proposed stricter emissions limits on smog-forming pollu ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:56 pm
  • Snow makes Thanksgiving travel 'a little hairy'

    MINEOLA, N.Y. – A sloppy mix of rain and snow rolled into the Northeast on Wednesday just as millions of Americans began the big Thanksgiving getaway, ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • Deere dips on shaky outlook for fiscal 2015

    NEW YORK – Deere's fourth-quarter results were stronger than Wall Street expected but it says its farm equipment sales and profits will keep falling i ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:54 pm
  • Ferguson grand jury papers full of inconsistencies

    FERGUSON, Mo. – Some witnesses said Michael Brown had been shot in the back. Another said he was face-down on the ground when officer Darren Wilson fi ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:49 pm
  • St. Louis County prosecutor faces new criticism over Ferguson case

    FERGUSON, Mo. — He criticized the media. He talked about witness testimony that didn't match physical evidence. And he did it at night, as a city alre ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:55 am
  • New Jersey hiker photographed bear before it killed him

    WEST MILFORD, N.J. — A New Jersey hiker killed by a bear in September took a series of photos of the animal with his cellphone before it mauled him to ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:45 am
  • Black Friday gun buys test background check system

    BRIDGEPORT, W.Va. — Black Friday isn't just when shoppers rush to stores for holiday sales. It's also one of the busiest days of the year for gun purc ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:38 am
  • Ferguson protesters across U.S. peaceful, disruptive

    People protesting the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision took to the streets in cities across the U.S. for a second day Tuesday, showing that the ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:27 am
  • Cleveland police ID officer who shot boy holding pellet gun, release video of shooting

    CLEVELAND — A 12-year-old boy carrying a pellet gun that looked like a real firearm was ordered three times to show his hands before he was fatally sh ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 3:18 pm
  • National Guard reinforcements in Ferguson contain damage from protests

    FERGUSON, Mo. — National Guard reinforcements helped contain the latest protests in Ferguson, preventing a second night of the chaos that led to arson ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 11:12 am
  • Thanksgiving travelers contend with rain, snow

    MINEOLA, N.Y. – One of the busiest, most stressful travel days of the year posed special challenges in the crowded Washington-to-Boston corridor as tr ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:19 am
  • Calorie counts to appear with many prepared foods

    WASHINGTON – Diners will soon know how many calories are in that bacon cheeseburger at a chain restaurant, the pasta salad in the supermarket salad ba ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:19 am
  • Anger at Ferguson case based on emotion, evidence

    PITTSBURGH – Anger and despair swept through many parts of America after a Missouri grand jury decided not to indict Darren Wilson, a white police off ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • Protesters return to riot-scarred Ferguson streets

    FERGUSON, Mo. – Protesters returned to the riot-scarred streets of Ferguson on Tuesday, a day after crowds looted businesses and set fire to buildings ...
    Nov. 26, 2014 - 12:14 am
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