A Cincinnati court convicted a man of murder after seeing video of the victim, two weeks before his death, blinking to identify the assailant. (May 17)
Highlights of Today in History: Brown vs. Board of Education ends separate but equal; Watergate hearings begin; NYSE is born; First Kentucky Derby. (May 17)
Federal authorities in Idaho said Thursday they have arrested an Uzbekistan national accused of conspiring with a designated terrorist organization in his home country and helping scheme to use a weapon of mass destruction. (May 16)
Several hundred protesters marched to the so-called Barbie Dreamhouse in Berlin on Thursday to demand that the interactive installation shut down. Protestors say they're worried about implications of Barbie's modern-day persona on the real ...
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)
Officials said four men and two women were killed when a tornado ripped through a North Texas neighborhood. Hood County Sheriff Roger Deeds said, 'it was one of the worst things we've ever had in Hood County.' (May 16)
A school bus carrying severely disabled students home from a trip to the zoo rolled over Thursday on a highway near Indianapolis, injuring a dozen people, including five children. None of the injuries are considered life-threatening. (May 1...
Here's the latest news for Thursday, May 16: Budget officer in line to head IRS; Texas tornado winds believed to be up to 200 mph; Semi hits school bus carrying special-needs kids; Beckham to retire, ending riveting soccer journey.
Transit officials in Philadelphia say an old-fashioned but vital piece of safety equipment helped avert disaster when a stroller carrying a baby fell onto train tracks. (May 16)