Latest Breaking News

AP News - 12 mins ago

HONOLULU (AP) — New photos from the U.S. Geological Survey's Hawaiian Volcano Observatory give a glimpse into the hazardous work scientists undertake to monitor lava that's threatening to cross a major highway.Photos taken this week include a sh ...more

AP News - 18 mins ago

TORONTO (AP) — Doctors say Toronto Mayor Rob Ford will undergo 40 days of chemotherapy to treat a rare and difficult-to-beat cancer that forced him to drop his bid for re-election.Dr. Zane Cohen, a colorectal surgeon at Mount Sinai hospital, sai ...more

AP News - 19 mins ago

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Front-running presidential candidate Marina Silva says the key to her support among millions of Brazilians who joined in anti-government protests last year is her understanding that reforming a broken political system will come fr ...more

AP News - 22 mins ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Record-low interest rates will be around for at least a few more months, the Federal Reserve made clear Wednesday.Enjoy the easy money while it lasts.By mid-2015, economists expect the Fed to abandon a nearly 6-year-old ...more

AP News - 24 mins ago

Today is Thursday, September 18, the 261st day of 2014. There are 104 days left in the year.Today's Highlight in History:On September 18, A.D. 14, the Roman Senate officially confirmed Tiberius as the second emperor of the Roman Em ...more

AP News - 27 mins ago

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Women and minorities are largely shut out of the ranks of TV series directors in a stubbornly unchanged pattern of hiring, according to a Hollywood guild study released Wednesday.The Directors Guild of America report said that ...more

AP News - 31 mins ago

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Bangladesh's parliament now has the authority to impeach Supreme Court judges after lawmakers late Wednesday voted to approve a much-debated amendment to the constitution.The amendment passed unanimously in a voice vote ...more

AP News - 38 mins ago

WEED, Calif. (AP) — Teams of firefighters went house-to-house on Wednesday to pin down damage done by a wildfire that officials estimated had destroyed 110 homes and damaged another 90 in the small town of Weed while another Northern California blaze e ...more

AP News - 43 mins ago

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — A television show that featured the nearly two-decade-old killing of an Arizona teenager and her unborn baby helped lead to the arrest of her ex-boyfriend, police said Wednesday.Cecilio Cruz is charged with second-degree ...more

AP News - 46 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Iran's foreign minister on Wednesday ruled out cooperating with the United States in helping Iraq fight Islamic State militants and warned that the terrorist group poses a much broader global threat that needs new thinking to eradicate. ...more