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Japan, US Burying World War II Ghosts After 70 Years

US involvement in World War II would last until VJ Day, Sept. 2, 1945. "I would like to show to the world the resolve that horrors of war should never be repe...


DeShaun Watson leads Clemson to ACC championship

It's the second straight year they will make it. But cornerback Cordrea Tankersley's second interception of the evening on a fourth-and-7 throw gave the ball ...


Fire officials investigating cause of Boston-area fire

On Sunday, firefighters tore down burned buildings at risk of collapse. Cambridge Fire Department is battling the inferno with assistance from several other u...


Trump expands pool of candidates for secretary of state

Now Petraeus is under consideration for a cabinet job, while Snowden remains in exile in Moscow while his lawyers seek a last-minute pardon from Obama, or at ...


Dakota Pipeline Protesters Win Standoff as Alternate Route is Sought

In addition to providing moral and physical support to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe (participating veterans have promised to become a "human shield" for protes...


Deadly storms add to drought, flood and fires plaguing South

The National Weather Service confirms that at least 13 twisters damaged homes, splintered barns and toppled trees in parts of Alabama, Louisiana , Mississippi...


Key Provisions in the $611 Billion Defense Policy Bill

Mike Turner, R-Ohio, a subcommittee chairman on the Armed Services Committee. John McCain (R., Ariz.), the chairmen of their respective Armed Services Committee...


Southern plagues: Drought, flood, fire and now killer storms

A flash flood warning stayed in effect until 11:45 a.m. Wednesday. According to Erdman, there were 23 reports of tornadoes across the four states. Alabama Po...


This Beaver Got in The Holiday Spirit By Shopping for Christmas Decorations

Turns out, the suspect was a beaver. It was photographed looking up at the artificial Christmas trees and pawing at the holiday placemat selection. Animal contr...


George Takei Rips Donald Trump Over Flag-Burning Comment

Social media was itself ablaze on Tuesday in response to Trump's tweet, which suggested that burning the US flag should be punishable by a year in jail or a rev...


Self-Proclaimed Donald Trump Voter Goes on Bizarre Rant in Art Store

The woman then pulls out her own phone and begins videotaping others around her, as customers begin to walk away from her. Grady kept recording her video from...


Police seek 2 women in California abduction

Officials said they were searching for two women in connection with the abduction. Sherri Papini, 34, of Mountain Gate had been missing since November 2. Papi...


Terrorists plot attacks in France

A notebook containing manuscript inscriptions explicitly referred, over 12 pages, to the armed jihad, death in martyrdom while some excerpts openly mentioned Ab...


US court blocks overtime expansion pay rule for 4 million

The previous overtime pay ceiling was set at $23,660. Advocates of the rule say it will provide more money or more free time for affected workers: They would ...


Mistrial: Cincinnati Jury Deadlocks Over Police Officer's Killing Of Black Motorist

Tensing was on one-man patrol when he stopped DuBose for driving without a front license plate on a city street in Mount Auburn around 6:30 p.m. on July 19, 201...


Vigil planned in memory of slain Detroit police officer

Davis is accused of shooting officer Collin Rose in the head during a traffic stop while the officer was patrolling off-campus in Detroit on Tuesday night, pr...


Rain, Then Cooler Temps: Weekend Weather for Cortlandt

A few showers had developed over north and north-central Alabama, and some rain was actually hitting the ground, according to the National Weather Service in ...


Trump Media Summit Was a 'Firing Squad'

Now: Says someone told him, "You know, you might be sued a lot more". Trump, who takes office on January 20, also said on Tuesday he was thinking about clima...


Baylor Rally To Claim Battle 4 Atlantis Title

John's coach Chris Mullin said. "Maybe we are wearing down a little bit. So I'm really proud of the way our guys responded". He scored 60 points in three games....


Salvation Army Expecting 1000 for Thanksgiving Dinner

I'm faster than you", Hobbs said. Oscar Bennett has been helping prepare and serve a meal on Thanksgiving at the Salvation Army for 10 years. Several other ...


Jets' Mangold shows improvement, but sits out practice again

Bill Belichick spoke to the press in the morning, before practice and therefore wasn't asked about Brady's status. Brady took a hit in the Patriots' 30-17 win...


Tim Ryan, Nancy Pelosi challenger: 'How bad does it have to get?'

Bush who waged a failed effort to partially privatize Social Security after his 2004 reelection. After the disappointing 2014 midterm elections, during which De...


Trump chooses women for Cabinet: Haley for UN, DeVos for Ed

In choosing DeVos to be his education secretary pick, Trump appears to be honoring a campaign pledge to make changes to school choice , although previous effor...


Judge Will Decide Who Won High School Football Game After Officiating Blunder

A Cook County judge dealt the final blow Wednesday to a suburban Chicago high school football team that claimed it had been cheated out of a semifinal victory, ...


Reports say Kanye West has been hospitalized in Los Angeles

A Los Angeles Fire Department spokesperson confirmed that an unnamed individual was taken to hospital for further assessment after the department responded to t...