Posted: 11/17/2013 - A number of Midwestern states are awakening to the threat of a high risk of severe thunderstorms.
Updated: 11/17/2013 - The National Zoo says its female giant panda cub now weighs almost 10 pounds.
Updated: 11/17/2013 - Three people in northeastern Colorado are facing misdemeanor animal abuse charges after an animal rights group released a video showing calves being dragged by their ears and legs, lifted by their tails, kicked and thrown.
Posted: 11/16/2013 - Thousands of families have marched in Naples to demand a quick cleanup of toxic waste that has been dumped by the local Camorra crime syndicate for decades.
Updated: 11/17/2013 - McDonald's is looking to give people a little more wiggle room to customize their orders, as they can at chains such as Chipotle, Five Guys and Subway.
Posted: 11/16/2013 - A rural North Texas town remains evacuated for a second day and night because while work continued to extinguish a gas pipeline fire.
Posted: 11/16/2013 - A U.S. Army soldier has been charged with premeditated murder in the deaths of two civilians during the Iraq war.
Posted: 11/16/2013 - President Barack Obama will visit John F. Kennedy's gravesite next week and pay tribute to two of Kennedy's lasting initiatives as the nation observes the 50th anniversary of his assassination.
Posted: 11/16/2013 - A 19-year-old woman was fatally shot in the face on the porch of a suburban Detroit home before the sun came up.
Posted: 11/16/2013 - A northern New Jersey town is moving forward with plans to use eminent domain to buy mortgages that are in foreclosure.
Posted: 11/16/2013 - The Coast Guard has suspended its search of a woman reported overboard a cruise ship in Hawaii.
Updated: 11/17/2013 - Miami-Dade police say they believe they have found body of Florida man who fell from plane.
Posted: 11/16/2013 - A Penn State University student is dead after he fell from the ninth floor balcony of an off-campus apartment building.
Updated: 11/15/2013 - Crunch Pak is recalling a variety of its pre-packaged apple slices because they could be contaminated with listeria.
Posted: 11/15/2013 - Police have identified the missing Florida man who they say fell from a small plane into the Atlantic Ocean.
Posted: 11/15/2013 - Demolition is underway on two homes damaged by a sinkhole that opened under a Florida neighborhood.
Posted: 11/15/2013 - A judge is banning live television coverage of Jodi Arias' penalty phase retrial and has ordered that the case remain in Phoenix despite defense arguments that intense publicity will make it difficult to find impartial jurors.
Posted: 11/15/2013 - An appeals court says it will hear arguments next month on granting a new trial to former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich.
Posted: 11/15/2013 - The Republican-controlled House has passed legislation letting insurance companies sell individual coverage to all comers, even if it falls short of standards set in "Obamacare."
Posted: 11/15/2013 - Stocks are setting their latest record highs as the market closes out a sixth straight week of gains, the longest winning streak since February.
Updated: 11/14/2013 - The stock market is closing at another record high, but the gains were driven mostly by stocks that investors buy when they want to avoid risk.
Posted: 11/14/2013 - A drilling crew punctured a gas pipeline in North Texas and triggered an explosion that led emergency personnel to evacuate a nearby town.
Updated: 11/14/2013 - President Barack Obama says he hears Americans who are upset about losing their health insurance "loud and clear" and is offering a fix.
Posted: 11/14/2013 - Lockheed Martin is cutting 4,000 jobs, about 3.5 percent of its workforce, as the defense contractor continues to look for ways to lower costs amid reduced government spending.