Officials in Washington state took their first stab at setting rules for the state's new marijuana industry Thursday, nearly eight months after voters here legalized pot for adults. (May 17)
Ten tornadoes touched down in several small communities in North Texas overnight, leaving at least six people dead, dozens injured and hundreds homeless. The AP's John Mone has the story from one of the worst hit towns. (May 16)
Two brothers with suspected ties to a neighborhood gang each face 20 counts of attempted second-degree murder in a shooting spree that brought a sudden bloody end to a neighborhood Mother's Day parade. (May 16)
Read enough police blotter reports and there’s enough salt in there to cover a stadium full of bagged peanuts, even with some of the language redacted by scarlet-faced report clerks. It turns out you don’t have to hang around a police station to hear bad language in Ohio. Just pick ...
To those with a high profile for breast cancer, there are several preventative measures, including the ultimate, which celebrity Angelina Jolie outlined in Tuesday’s New York Times: a double mastectomy. Jolie raises the awareness of the possibilities, but it doesn’t have to start a stampede to the operating room. “It’s ...
A Philadelphia abortion doctor convicted of killing three babies born alive at his rogue clinic dodged a possible death sentence Tuesday in a hasty post-verdict deal with prosecutors. (May 14)
Defying threats of violence, Pakistanis streamed to the polls Saturday for a historic vote. But militant attacks that killed 22 people underlined the risks many people took just casting their ballots. (May 11)
Prosecutors in Ohio say Ariel Castro impregnated one of his captives at least five times and made her miscarry by starving her and punching her in the belly. (May 9)
At least one person died and several people were injured on Sunday, after hardline Islamic activists calling for the enactment of an anti-blasphemy law clashed with Bangladesh police, in the capital Dhaka. (May 5)
Wayne LaPierre, CEO and Executive Vice President of the National Rifle Association tells convention-goers President Barack Obama has launched an 'all-out historic attack' on the rights of gun owners and the Second Amendment. (May 4)