Web Search powered by YAHOO! SEARCH
'Shrimp Boy' pleads not guilty to new racketeering charge in San Francisco Chinatown probe

Woman accused of kidnapping Wisconsin child says she took him at father's request

Pennsylvania state police commissioner defends fitness test in wake of gender bias accusations

Crews strengthen containment lines to prevent Yosemite fire from reaching sequoia grove

6 Philadelphia police officers charged with shaking down drug dealers, using gangland tactics

Assistant to wealthy businessman testifies about trips for former first family of Virginia

Storm system that flooded Colorado streets, stranded cars blamed for deadly trailer collapse

Police: Sleeping boy, 8, dies after being hit by bullet that pierced wall of Detroit home

New Jersey detective acquitted in road-rage fatal shooting; said he thought family in danger

Witness in Utah trial say more surveillance videos may exist of Oklahoma City bombing

UN chief on attack on Gaza school: 'Nothing is more shameful than attacking sleeping children'

Teen charged in Massachusetts teacher killing challenges law forcing him to be tried as adult

Florida woman charged with neglect after police say she let 7-year-old son walk to park alone

Cops: At nursing home, intoxicated man tried to suffocate terminally ill dad who later died

New Chinese drywall lawsuit adds Chinese state commission overseeing 117 companies there

Smugglers cut garage-sized hole through US-Mexico border fence

1 arrested after drone carrying cellphones, other contraband crashes at South Carolina prison

Judge dismisses claims brought by police unions in NYC stop-and-frisk litigation

Oversight official: Concerns about Ohio prison food are real; maggots in food among complaints

Man accused in wild car-theft, hijacking spree west of Denver last week charged with 46 crimes

Corn syrup marketers: American Crystal Sugar CEO would be good witness in sweetener lawsuit

Federal judge dismisses Alaska's lawsuit over refuge closure during government shutdown

Woman accused in Las Vegas crime spree tells police of deadly string of mayhem

Potential jurors in Ga. salmonella trial told case may last more than 2 months

Testing company ExamSoft says processing issue caused delay in bar exam submissions across US

Kennedy cousin Skakel says he's spending time with family as he awaits retrial in murder case

Complex bribery case kicks off vs. ex-Utah attorneys general accused of accepting lavish gifts

North Carolina sheriff: 3 people killed, 3 deputies injured in Fayetteville-area shootout

UN chief calls for immediate halt to hostilities around air crash site in eastern Ukraine

Prosecutors plan to appeal dismissal of charges against Minnesota teen accused in killing plot

Sanctions on Russian banks, oil technology seen causing real economic damage if left in place

UN Security Council condemns offensive by extremist militants in Iraq as threat to its future

Florida mother charged with felony child neglect after 2-month-old baby left in hot minivan

Man charged with kidnapping, assault at alleged drug cartel house in Minnesota pleads guilty

Fact sheet: 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit EcoDiesel 4X4

EcoDiesel V-6 in Jeep's top model extends range to 600-plus miles

Authorities: Woman dies after medical emergency on commercial flight from Honolulu to Phoenix

2 women survive ordeal on 80-foot-tall Indiana rail bridge after freight train surprises them

Japanese forces practice amphibious landing during military exercises in Hawaii

Son says North Carolina-based missionary fighting Ebola in Liberia, still in isolation

Man drives Camaro off New York bridge to his death; police investigate any tie to drag racing

Fence planned to curb suicides on George Washington Bridge as deaths there near record level

Officer pulls over 86-year-old driver for speeding, saves his life after apparent heart attack

10 Things to Know for Today

EPA hears praise, criticism of proposed rules for power-plant pollution

Mississippi to decide whether to challenge ruling that keeps sole abortion clinic in business

Last surviving member of crew to drop atomic bomb on Hiroshima dies in Georgia

Small cars fare poorly in new frontal crash tests, Mini Cooper Countryman gets top rating

Quotations in the News

Ticket me Elmo? NYC mulls law for costumed characters demanding tips for photos with tourists

Pacific Gas & Electric charged with obstruction in connection with fatal San Bruno explosion

4 teenagers charged with murder in attack on Chinese graduate student walking home from USC

Las Vegas police identify suspect in Bellagio heist as Kansas man who served time for robbery

Man imprisoned for 21 years in killing he didn't commit seeks up to $8 million in compensation

Alabama doctors accused of wrongful penis amputation file motion to dismiss suit

Colorado Supreme Court halts gay marriages in Boulder County amid state's pending appeal

Searchers find bodies of Arkansas man, infant son; boy's mother jailed on endangerment charge

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Judge reduces New York carjacker's 57-year prison term, calling it too severe and 'unjust'

Tree-trimming helicopter with aerial saw hanging from it crashes in Ohio, injuring pilot

Washington State ferry loses power on Seattle-Bainbridge Island run, inconveniencing hundreds

Elaborate East Texas marijuana farm with 100,000 plants valued at $175 million

Former vending firm official sentenced for scheme that defrauded Pepsi Bottling Group of $2.9M

New York City woman finds wedding dress she believed had been destroyed by Superstorm Sandy

Los Angeles lifeguard seriously injured by rare beach lightning strike making 'good recovery'

Indiana sheriff accused of giving prostitute a deputy's badge, uniform to get hotel discounts

Japanese man sentenced to 3 months for hitting flight attendant en route to Hawaii honeymoon

Ebola not distant threat for Liberians in US; outbreak sparks fear, travel cancellations

Judge delays Detroit bankruptcy trial for 7 days until Aug. 21

Sheriff: 9-year-old Georgia girl who was struck by crashing plane on Florida beach has died

Activists urge Obama to ensure that anti-gay bias issue is on agenda for US-Africa summit

Metropolitan Museum of Art's president announces retirement, plans to step down in early 2015

Hawaii's generous health care law faces threat from Affordable Care Act

Texas attorney general: Gay-marriage ban promotes child rearing in 'lasting' relationships

AP PHOTOS: Oil fuels building boom in once desolate North Dakota oil patch

Crayon-maker Crayola to open family attraction in Orlando, Florida; more could be on the way

US safety board finds problems leading up to New Jersey train derailment, emergency response

Control of Detroit water department placed in mayor's hands after criticism of shutoffs

State police gun expert: Weapon used in Detroit-area porch shooting intentionally fired

Alabama man pleads not guilty to charges he stomped, strangled kittens found on Craigslist

Man convicted of murder for beating elderly New Jersey man with sauce pan during robbery

New Hampshire man held on $1M bail on charge he kidnapped 14-year-old girl in October

Judge orders 3-month delay on his ruling against DC's ban on carrying handguns outside homes

NYC teen pleads guilty to aggravated vehicular homicide in 2012 crash that killed 4 friends

Far from Gaza, teens from Mideast aim for understanding; peace camp's impact felt years later

Man accused of beating junk-car dealer with 2-by-4 over deal gone wrong is charged with murder

Sheriff's officials: Alabama woman lit on fire by ex-boyfriend dies; man charged with murder

Despite police report, Florida motorcycle and gun store says Zimmerman not employed there

Vessel operator says whale watch boat that was entangled with cable was in restricted area

Q&A: A direct comparison between Hawaii health care law to federal overhaul

Connecticut mother whose son died after being left in hot car says she forgives husband

Parents sue Georgia school system in 2013 death of teen found dead inside a gym mat

Endangered gazelle at Topeka Zoo beats head against gate, dies after breaking its neck

Missing 13-year-old hiker found at Kings Canyon National Park in Central California

2 men arraigned, denied bail in Philly carjacking crash that killed 3 children, injured women

SPCA volunteer in New Jersey pleads guilty to animal cruelty; 300 dead animals found in home

Sexual-assault suspect killed in New York shootout; 2 federal marshals, policeman wounded

Some niche retirement communities geared to people with specific interests or backgrounds

Indian retirement community joins growing world of niche developments for seniors

Federal appeals court overrules gay marriage bans in Virginia, Carolinas and West Virginia