Updated: 08/06/2013 - A former madam running against former Gov. Eliot Spitzer in the race for New York City comptroller was charged on Tuesday with peddling hundreds of prescriptions pain killers and other drugs.
Posted: 08/06/2013 - Investigators say the much-anticipated report into the Newtown, Conn., school massacre is expected to be released this fall.
Updated: 08/06/2013 - Former President George W. Bush has successfully undergone a heart procedure after doctors discovered a blockage in an artery.
Updated: 08/06/2013 - The mother of a terminally ill 2-year-old western Pennsylvania boy who served as his parents' best man at their wedding says he has died.
Updated: 08/06/2013 - Drinking and walking can be as deadly as drinking and driving. New data on pedestrian fatalities show a third of the pedestrians killed in 2011 had blood alcohol levels above the legal limit for driving.
Updated: 08/06/2013 - The State Department has ordered the U.S. Embassy in Yemen evacuated as a result of the threat by al-Qaida that has triggered temporary shutdowns of 19 American diplomatic posts across the Middle East and Africa.
Posted: 08/06/2013 - Several airlines are experiencing flight delays nationwide because of a problem with a computer system they use for services such as reservations, check-ins and online booking.
Updated: 08/06/2013 - Three-time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart was transported by ambulance to a hospital following a sprint car accident at Southern Iowa Speedway on Monday night.
Updated: 08/06/2013 - Homeowners are doing a better job of making timely mortgage payments, a trend that's brought down the national late-payment rate on home loans to the lowest level in five years.
Updated: 08/06/2013 - A shooting during a meeting at a northeastern Pennsylvania municipal building has left three people dead.
Posted: 08/05/2013 - A New York man has been arrested on charges he offered to sell a woman's 2-month-old baby online for $100.
Updated: 08/05/2013 - BP says it has uncovered new allegations of fraud and conflicts of interest inside the settlement program that has awarded billions of dollars to Gulf Coast businesses and residents following the company's 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
Posted: 08/05/2013 - A man who was convicted of murdering eight people in Miami-Dade County in the late 1970s has been executed at the Florida State Prison.
Updated: 08/05/2013 - Two officials say a secret message that was intercepted between al-Qaida chief Ayman al-Zawahri and his deputy in Yemen led to the shutdown of U.S. embassies.
Updated: 08/05/2013 - Japanese defense and police say a U.S. military helicopter has crashed at an American base on the southern island of Okinawa.
Updated: 08/05/2013 - A sideburns contest honoring a U.S. Navy commodore known for his impressive facial hair is marking the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Lake Erie.
Posted: 08/04/2013 - Jurors in James "Whitey" Bulger's racketeering trial can expect to hear lengthy closing arguments from prosecutors and defense attorneys as they lay out their views of the case.
Posted: 08/04/2013 - Federal prosecutors have reached a plea agreement with a former Colorado Mesa University student accused of threatening President Barack Obama last fall.
Posted: 08/04/2013 - A dozen rescuers armed with chain saws and other tools are chipping away at a collapsed ice tunnel in hopes of finding a snowboarder buried on Oregon's Mount Hood.
Posted: 08/04/2013 - Thousands of civilian drones are expected in U.S. skies within a few years and concerns they could be used to spy on Americans are fueling legislative efforts in several states to regulate the unmanned aircraft.
Posted: 08/04/2013 - A $3 billion cancer-fighting effort in Texas is almost back to work after a year of turmoil and an ongoing criminal investigation into questionable grant awards.
Posted: 08/04/2013 - After a white supremacist killed Pardeep Kaleka's father and five others at a Wisconsin temple last year, Kaleka was skeptical when a self-described former skinhead reached out and invited him to dinner.
Posted: 08/04/2013 - Opening statements are set to begin in the case of a suburban Atlanta woman accused of lying under oath and hindering the investigation into her husband's death.
Posted: 08/04/2013 - In a rare interview, the British mother of U.S. soldier Bradley Manning has urged her son not to give up hope, even as he faces up to 136 years in prison for disclosing hundreds of thousands of secret U.S. documents.