UPDATE (AP) - Casualty numbers are starting to come in from the Oklahoma City area, where a monstrous tornado has left a scene of devastation.
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) - Authorities say a police officer's bullet killed a New York college student during the response to a home invasion at an off-campus home.
NEW YORK (AP) - A boxer who was arrested at a New York City airport on gun charges has pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - New Orleans police say that a dozen people have been shot during a Mother's Day second-line parade.
CLEVELAND (AP) - A man suspected of keeping three women captive inside his decrepit house for a decade was charged Wednesday with kidnapping and rape, accused of holding them under conditions so oppressive they were allowed outside for only a few moments in disguise and never saw a chance to escape until this week.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jeanne Cooper, the enduring soap opera star from "The Young and the Restless," has died at age 84.
CLEVELAND (AP) - The aunt of one of three women held captive for about a decade in Cleveland thanked police for their help, asked the public for time and privacy to heal and urged the community not to retaliate against the suspects.
NEW YORK (AP) - The clerk's office of a federal courthouse in New York City was briefly sealed off Tuesday afternoon after an envelope with white powder was discovered.
CLEVELAND (AP) - A Cleveland woman who was missing for a decade and was found with two other missing women has told police she was kidnapped but is "free now."
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Senate has passed a bill that could end tax-free shopping on the Internet for many shoppers.
NEWTOWN, Conn. (AP) - Newtown, Conn., officials have met to discuss what to do with the elementary school where 20 first-graders and six educators were shot to death in December, but they haven't made a decision.
PATERSON, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie was joined by Jon Bon Jovi as he signed into law a bill intended to help prevent drug overdose deaths.
BOSTON (AP) - Three more suspects have been taken into custody in the marathon bombings, city police said Wednesday.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Relatives of the dead suspect in the Boston Marathon bombing will claim his body now that his wife has agreed to release it.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The President strongly suggested Tuesday he'd consider military action against Syria.
FORT DRUM, N.Y. - Two 10th Mountain Division Soldiers with the 2nd Aviation Battalion, 10th Combat Aviation Brigade were killed in Afghanistan.
NEW YORK (AP) - The Boston Marathon bombers were headed for New York to blow up their remaining explosives in Times Square when they were intercepted by police in a blazing gunbattle, officials said Thursday.
DALLAS (AP) - President George W. Bush dedicated the library that documents his place in history.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Family members say Boston bombing suspect, Tamerlan Tsarnaev fell under the influence of a new friend.
LONDON (AP) - Hackers have compromised the main Twitter account of The Associated Press, sending out an erroneous tweet about an attack at the White House.