Latest Breaking News

AP News - 8 mins ago

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Had Mark DeFriest just waited a couple of months to collect his inheritance, he never would have gone to prison. Had he just behaved while he was there, he would have been released more than 30 years ago.But the man dubb ...more

AP News - 8 mins ago

REDONDO BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Police say a 56-year-old woman suspected of being intoxicated faces felony charges after a car struck a group of pedestrians and another car outside a Southern California church, killing three people and injuring eight. ...more

Reuters News - 9 mins ago

By Danilo Masoni and Stefano Rebaudo MILAN (Reuters) - A small company renting out optical fiber cables in Milan has become the subject of a fierce takeover battle between Telecom Italia and global mobile giant Vodafone, with a national high- ...more

AP News - 11 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks rose Thursday, led by gains in technology stocks after Oracle surged following a strong earnings report. Energy stocks fell back as oil gave resumed its slide.KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor's 500 index gained ...more

AP News - 24 mins ago

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Linda Deutsch, whose decades-long tenure as an Associated Press courts reporter made her a witness to some of the most sensational trials in U.S. history, is ending a career that saw her report Charles Manson's murder conviction, O.J ...more

AP News - 26 mins ago

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — A driver accused of hitting a pedestrian in Springfield, Oregon, carrying him on top of her car for 11 blocks and then leaving him in the street is facing an additional charge of manslaughter.Prosecutors had charged 30-year-o ...more

AP News - 27 mins ago

WINDSOR, Conn. (AP) — Police in Connecticut say a 99-year-old woman was robbed of her purse while delivering cookies to a local community center.Police say the woman was walking outside the L.P. Wilson Community Center in Windsor at about 9 a.m. ...more

AP News - 27 mins ago

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The two men assigned to a one-year spaceflight say their upcoming mission will allow the world to push deeper into space.NASA astronaut Scott Kelly and Russian cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko will rocket into orbit from K ...more

AP News - 34 mins ago

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev returned to court Thursday for the first time since he was arraigned in July 2013, and he received a shout of encouragement from the mother-in-law of a man who was shot and killed while be ...more

Reuters News - 34 mins ago

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The general in command of U.S. forces involved in the fight against Islamic State militants in Iraq and Syria said on Thursday he thought it would take a minimum of three years to achieve a turning point against the group. ...more