Yale University announces earliest known prison memoir written by African-American, from 1858
2-year-old, 23-year-old Navy sailor killed in crash on Interstate 64 in southern Indiana
Sleeping passenger awakes to find himself locked inside dark, empty plane at Houston airport
Hagel: US continues to support moderate Syrian rebels but is assessing loss of military gear
NASA suspects valve for space station trouble, astronauts safe but some equipment shut down
Ex-cop's acquittal in post-Katrina shooting stirs painful Katrina memories
Festivus pole made of beer cans on display at Florida Capitol in protest of Nativity scene
Ex-BP engineer isn't expected to testify at his trial over deleted text messages after spill
Rest In Pieces Comet ISON: Astronomers say the great ice hope broke apart in brush with sun
Missouri carries out 2nd execution in 3 weeks; Nicklasson killed good Samaritan in 1994
Officials at a Colorado school where a 6-year-old boy was suspended for kissing a girl have dropped the term "sexual harassment" from the boy's record, instead calling the behavior misconduct.
US Sen. Alexander: Chief of staff replaced after home searched in child porn investigation
Two Virginia universities rank in the top five of Kiplinger Magazine's "Best Values in Public Colleges." One Maryland university ranks in the top 10.
Number of US homes entering foreclosure path, repossessed by lenders, fell sharply in November
Events commonly referred to as "snuggle parties," are gaining popularity across the globe at a rapid rate.
Astronauts not in danger, but NASA looking into cooling pump problem on space station
Pope Francis selected Person of the Year by Time magazine, Snowden comes in 2nd
Prosecutors say they will not file domestic violence charges against George Zimmerman
Government witness chronicled day of his boss's 2008 arrest with 2 words: 'Madoff Implodes'
APNewsBreak: Minn. guardsman charged with stealing Fort Bragg military IDs to use for militia