U.S. News

AP News - 11 mins ago

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) — Authorities in Ferguson have responded quickly after a police car was set on fire outside Ferguson city hall.The car appeared to have been set on fire Tuesday night by a group of people who had broken off from what had been ...more

AP News - 22 mins ago

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — A suburban Denver woman who collected tens of thousands of dollars in charitable contributions after lying about her 6-year-old son having cancer was sentenced Tuesday to five years of probation and 90 nights in jail.A j ...more

AP News - 31 mins ago

Asian stock markets mostly posted modest gains Wednesday as stronger U.S. growth was tempered by a less rosy outlook for China.KEEPING SCORE: Hong Kong's Hang Seng rose 0.1 percent to 23,857.35 and Australia's S&P/ASX 200 added 0.9 percent 5 ...more

AP News - 1 hour ago

People protesting the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision took to the streets in cities across the U.S. for a second day Tuesday, showing that the racially charged case has inflamed tensions thousands of miles from the predominantly black St. Louis ...more

AP News - 1 hour ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Coming full circle on a campaign promise, the Obama administration will propose Wednesday to reduce the amount of smog-forming pollution allowed in the air, which has been linked to asthma, lung damage and other health problems.

...more

AP News - 2 hours ago

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:1. FOR SECOND NIGHT, PROTESTS SPREAD TO CITIES ACROSS USDemonstrators in Ferguson, Mo., New York City, Seattle and elsewhere shut d ...more

AP News - 2 hours ago

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A fifth person has pleaded guilty to participating in a 2010 Connecticut warehouse heist that prosecutors say involved up to $100 million in prescription drugs.Cuban citizen and Miami resident Rafael Lopez pleaded guilty ...more

AP News - 2 hours ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Eric Holder said Tuesday he was "disappointed" by the violence in Ferguson, Missouri, that followed a grand jury's decision not to indict Police Officer Darren Wilson for killing 18-year-old Michael Brown."It i ...more

AP News - 2 hours ago

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — One of two Minnesota men accused of planning to join the Islamic State group was stopped at an airport by FBI agents before traveling to the Middle East, but the other man slipped by authorities, according to a criminal complaint uns ...more

AP News - 2 hours ago

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — A man is facing a felony menacing charge after two western Colorado sheriff's deputies say he pointed a banana at them and they thought it was a gun.The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel reports (http://bit.ly/1rqFiVE ) ...more