Nation's Report Card shows narrowing gap between urban schools, national averages
Salvation Army receives diamond ring in kettle outside South Florida grocery store
Archer Daniels Midland picks Chicago as headquarters despite not receiving state tax breaks
APNewsBreak: Prosecutors say man accused of killing NYC boy missing since 1979 beat wife
Holiday 2013 season is shaping up to be most deal-driven _ and disappointing _ since 2008
Georgia woman has 1 winning ticket in $636M Mega Millions jackpot; other ticket sold in Calif.
Homes, schools, businesses evacuated near burning recycling plant on Superfund site in Tenn.
Health insurance industry says consumers can pay first premiums under health law by Jan. 10
NYC vigilante Goetz fights pot charge, says he thought officer was mugger, cites vegetarianism
Official: No evidence that Porsche in actor Paul Walker's fatal crash had mechanical problems
US sanctions al-Qaida supporters, adds militants to terrorist list
Many Guantanamo detainees could be closer to home under bipartisan congressional deal
US health agency: Travelers to St. Martin need to protect themselves from chikungunya virus
Panel suggests less strict blood pressure goal for older adults; may mean fewer drugs needed
APNewsBreak: Lawyer for California off-road race crash victims says $5.8M settlement reached
Christie's values Detroit's city-owned art at up to $867M, offers alternatives to sale
Mass. high-tech startup launches device that transforms any bike into an electric-hybrid
NJ carjacking victim remembered as chivalrous; last act was to open door for his wife
Detective who took Ariz. woman's purported confession won't testify again on child's death
Dial-a-Carol is campus holiday tradition: 'Our first available caroler will be right with you'