NEW ORLEANS — Two monkeys belonging to a species that is critically endangered died at a Louisiana zoo after they were left out overnight in the cold by a caretaker, officials...
SAN DIEGO — A Singapore-based naval contractor is changing his plea of not guilty on charges that he bribed US Navy commanders with cash, gifts and prostitutes in exchange for...
WEST HOLLYWOOD — West Hollywood plans to require gender-neutral restrooms to, among other reasons, accommodate new ideas of gender identity.
PORT-AU-PRINCE — A Haitian conservation group said an adult humpback whale has died in shallow waters off the country’s north coast after it is being wounded by fishermen.
BOSTON — A friend of the Boston Marathon bombing suspect is expected to plead guilty to a reduced charge of lying to the FBI.
BOSTON — Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev asked a judge yesterday (Jan 13) to suspend jury selection in his trial for at least a month because the...
WASHINGTON — The subway train had just pulled out from a busy Washington station when it ground to a halt and foul-smelling smoke began filling the tunnel and the cars.
ANAHEIM — Health officials are reporting seven more cases of measles in an outbreak tied to visits to Disney theme parks in California last month.
WASHINGTON — A spokeswoman for the metro system in Washington DC, says one person has died after smoke forced the evacuation of one of the US capital’s busiest downtown stations.