Posted: 07/21/2009 - A former Southern California priest who was accused of molesting a teenager more than 30 years ago has been charged with abusing a boy in another incident in the mid-1990s.
Posted: 07/21/2009 - More people than usual are requesting face-to-face chats with Gov. Mark Sanford following his confession of an extramarital affair with an Argentine woman.
Posted: 07/21/2009 - A new contract agreement between The Boston Globe and its largest labor union ends months of turmoil at the newspaper and could make it more attractive to potential buyers.
Posted: 07/21/2009 - Sen. John McCain and the Republican Party are apologizing to Jackson Browne for using one of his songs during last year's presidential campaign.
Posted: 07/21/2009 - A witness in the trial of a woman accused of killing her four daughters says the parents allowed two of the girls to smoke marijuana at the ages of 3 and 4.
Posted: 07/21/2009 - The Senate Judiciary Committee put off its vote Tuesday on Supreme Court nominee Sonia Sotomayor for one week amid objections from the panel's conservative Republicans, even as the judge's support among GOP moderates continued to grow.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - About 580,000 steam H20 Mop Steam Cleaners recalled by Thane International Due to shock and burn hazards.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - Google Inc. is offering a more wide-ranging view of the Moon, 40 years after humans first landed there.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - A federal judge has ruled that CIA officials committed fraud to protect a former covert agent against a lawsuit.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - A spokesman says two mining company employees are doing fine but remain hospitalized with injuries suffered during suicide bombings at two Indonesian hotels.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - Defense Secretary Robert Gates has announced that the size of the Army is being increased by 22,000 to help meet deployment needs around the world.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - Black scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr. is accusing a Massachusetts police department of racism after being arrested while trying to get into his locked home near Harvard University.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - NATO says four more Americans have been killed in Afghanistan, making July the deadliest month ever for U.S. troops in this war.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - Text of statement released Monday by family of Pfc. Bowe R. Bergdahl, who was captured by the Taliban in Afghanistan:
Posted: 07/20/2009 - Some survivors and families of Virginia Tech shooting victims are asking their U.S. senators to reject a proposed national standard for carrying concealed weapons.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - The government's main watchdog over the federal financial bailout says the Treasury Department has repeatedly failed to adopt recommendations aimed at making the $700 billion program more accountable and transparent.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - The US government has filed new charges against top Mexican drug suspects and offered a total of $50 million in rewards for their capture.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - Two Milwaukee firefighters can claim credit for a heroic off-duty rescue.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - A woman whose sister was an alleged victim of evangelist Tony Alamo (uh-LAH'-moh) has misidentified the preacher at his sex-crimes trial and is offering jurors a different account of how her sister came to "marry" him.
Posted: 07/20/2009 - A Tennessee man beat an acquaintance to death in Alabama before continuing his rampage across the state line some 30 miles north, where he killed his wife, three of her relatives and a neighbor, authorities said Monday.
Posted: 07/19/2009 - She was greeted like a rock star in Unalakleet, a fishing village on the Bering Sea. She danced with Eskimos in Kotzebue. And she watched grizzlies at a wildlife sanctuary on the Kenai Peninsula.
Posted: 07/19/2009 - Many of the nation's governors say they don't want Congress to force states to pick up extra expenses, from health care to national security.
Posted: 07/19/2009 - Three crew members who used a lifeboat to flee their burning vessel off New Jersey's coast have been pulled to safety by workers aboard a passing ship.
Posted: 07/19/2009 - The bathroom lines just got a lot longer at the linked space shuttle and space station.