Severe storms spawn tornadoes, damage homes in Southeast US
Forecasters say powerful storms could bring tornadoes, hail, damaging winds to southeastern U.S.
Authorities: Brother of shooting suspect arrested at school
Authorities say the brother of the teen charged with killing 17 people at a Florida school has been arrested for trespassing at the same school.
'Sex and the City' star Cynthia Nixon running for governor
Former "Sex and the City" star Cynthia Nixon is running for New York governor.
Police assemble patchwork of clues in hunt for Austin bomber
Austin police chief's plea for bomber to come forward may be an attempt to coax the perpetrator to give additional clues.
Court filing claims Education Dept illegally got SSN data
Court filing claims Education Department illegally obtained social security data for defrauded Corinthian students.
The Latest: Austin blast left victims 'bleeding profusely'
Police have warned residents near the site of the latest explosion in Austin to remain indoors and to call 911 if they need to leave home before 10 a.m.
Missouri man seeks second reprieve from Supreme Court
A Missouri death row inmate whose life was spared by a last-minute stay of execution four years ago is asking the US Supreme Court for another reprieve, claiming the process of killing him could cause blood-filled tumors to burst inside his head.
NTSB urges ban on copter flights with unsafe harness systems
New York City's deadly helicopter crash has prompted the National Transportation Safety Board to call on federal regulators to prohibit commercial flights that use passenger harness systems that do not allow for easy release.
Stephen Hawking: 'His laboratory was the universe'
The popular face of scientific genius, Hawking's work recognized but not understood by public.
Battered East braces for wintry wallop on 1st day of spring
The fourth nor'easter in three weeks is set to smack the East Coast on the first day of spring.