WASHINGTON (AP) - A federal appeals court has upheld a regulatory safety finding against SeaWorld in the drowning of a trainer at the theme park who was pulled under by a killer whale.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - State geologists in Ohio have for the first time linked earthquake activity in the Marcellus Shale basin to hydraulic fracturing, confirming the suspicions of activists pushing for drilling limits in the interest of public health.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Former President George W. Bush has closed a three-day civil rights summit in Texas by saying education is the key for opportunity for poor and minority children.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A White House official says Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius is resigning from the Obama administration.
NEW YORK (AP) - Stephen Colbert is replacing David Letterman as CBS' late-night host.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Senate Republicans have derailed an election-year Democratic bill curbing paycheck discrimination against women.
DETROIT (AP) - The father of an 8-year-old girl with cancer who befriended Michigan State basketball star Adreian Payne says his daughter has died.
MURRYSVILLE, Pa. (AP) - A police chief says a 16-year-old boy "was flashing two knives around" when he injured 19 students and a school police officer who eventually subdued him with the help of an assistant principal at a high school near Pittsburgh.
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) - The engineer on a New York commuter train that derailed last year, killing four people, says he felt dazed and hypnotized just before the crash.
NEW YORK (AP) - Federal investigators say the engineer on a New York commuter train that derailed last year, killing four people, has a serious sleep disorder.
BLADENSBURG, Md. (AP) - President Barack Obama is announcing grants to schools and communities that are implementing innovative education programs that help students gain work experience.
KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) - An Afghan official says a roadside bomb has killed at least 15 people in vehicles that had been diverted from a main road after an earlier attack in southern Afghanistan.
KILLEEN, Texas (AP) - Dozens of community members are gathering to honor the victims of the latest mass shooting at Fort Hood.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) - Crowds of pro-Russian demonstrators have stormed government buildings in several major cities in eastern Ukraine.
PERTH, Australia (AP) - A British navy ship has reached the area of the Indian Ocean where a Chinese ship reported detecting a "pulse signal" over the past two days.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A White House aide says President Barack Obama plans to attend a memorial service Wednesday at Fort Hood - the site of last week's shooting rampage.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says Afghanistan's presidential election marks another important milestone. ...
PERTH, Australia (AP) - A Chinese ship involved in the hunt for the missing Malaysian jetliner reported hearing a "pulse signal" Saturday...
SAN DIEGO (AP) - A U.S. Navy warship is heading toward a crippled sailboat hundreds of miles off the Mexico coast to rescue a 1-year-old child who fell ill.
DALLAS (AP) - After three mass shootings at military bases in the U.S. in the last five years, security experts say the sad truth is that there is probably no practical way of preventing soldiers or civilian employees from carrying guns onto big installations like Fort Hood.