Margette Staten knew something was wrong when she reached her husband's gray Ford Focus on a sweltering summer afternoon. She started screaming for help.
Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer left the door open Saturday for a Fed rate increase in September, saying the factors that have kept inflation below the central bank's target level have begun to fade.
The wife and children of Robin Williams have agreed to meet this week to discuss how they can resolve disagreements over the late actor's estate.
As church bells rang to mark a decade since Hurricane Katrina struck the Gulf Coast, an 80-year-old woman wept softly into a tissue.
Northern California's burning. Oregon's ablaze. Three firefighters died in Washington recently. In other words: same sad stories, new year.
BANGKOK (AP) — The latest on the investigation in the Bangkok shrine bombing (all times local):
SENECA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — U.S. Treasurer Rosie Rios plans to travel to the National Women's Hall of Fame in upstate New York to hear from the public about plans to put a woman on the $10 bill.
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese veteran Sun Yibai doesn't have much time for the Communist Party's claim to have led China to victory against Japan in World War II.
BEIJING (AP) — Asian stocks fell Monday after a U.S. Federal Reserve official suggested a September interest rate hike still was possible and Japanese factory activity weakened.
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Marvin Mandel, a former Maryland governor whose 26-year career in state government ended with his 1977 conviction on political corruption charges, has died. He was 95.