PLYMOUTH TOWNSHIP, Mich. - A judge has set bond at $1 million for a 15-year-old Michigan girl who prosecutors say stabbed her 12-year-old brother and conspired to kill other family members so she could run away with her 23-year-old boyfriend.
WASHINGTON - The government says millions of older Americans who rely on federal benefits will get a 1.7 percent increase in their monthly payments next year.
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - University of North Carolina chancellor Carol Folt says the school has fired or begun disciplinary procedures against nine employees after an investigation of an academic fraud scandal dating back nearly two decades.
BURLINGTON, Vt. - A part-time snowplow driver has been found guilty of killing a prep-school teacher who was lured from her Vermont home with a ruse about a broken down car.
(NBC) - U.S. safety regulators are warning owners of millions of vehicles that have been recalled for air bag problems to get them repaired immediately.
FAIRFAX, Va. - A man charged with the abduction of a University of Virginia student has been indicted in suburban Washington, D.C., with a 2005 rape, abduction and attempted capital murder.
PITTSBURGH - Pittsburghers talk funny.
PAW PAW, Mich. - One is a building with bars. The other is a building with a bar. A very drunk woman apparently had trouble telling them apart and ended up in a southwestern Michigan jail cell.
DALLAS - The first Dallas nurse to have contracted Ebola after treating an infected Liberian man is scheduled to be moved to a specialized medical facility in Maryland.
NEW YORK - A top federal health official say a Texas health worker should not have been flying aboard a commercial airline after being exposed to Ebola.
PHILADELPHIA - Police say a prosthetic leg reported stolen from a veteran in a wheelchair outside the Eagles-Giants football game in south Philadelphia was later recovered on a subway train.
DALLAS - A Dallas hospital spokesman says the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the United States has died.
CHICAGO - A suburban Chicago man has been charged with trying to travel overseas to support the Islamic State group.
WASHINGTON - The Supreme Court has turned away appeals from five states seeking to prohibit same-sex marriages, paving the way for an immediate expansion of gay and lesbian unions.
DALLAS - Health officials in Texas say they have reached out to about 80 people who may have had direct or indirect contact with the man infected with Ebola or someone close to him.
MONROE, Conn. - A threat has led to the evacuation of the Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut
FRESNO, Calif. - Authorities in central California are searching for those who broke into a Foster Farms chicken ranch and used a golf club to kill more than 900 birds.
AKRON, Ohio - Police boarded a school bus in northeast Ohio and seized two toy cap guns from a 6-year-old boy they say was pointing them at other children.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Police say one child has been injured and a high school has been evacuated after a report of weapons seen on the campus in Louisville, Kentucky.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation imposing the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags. Brown on Tuesday signed the bill by Democratic state Sen. Alex...