A former member of the radical 1970s group the Symbionese Liberation Army says the University of Illinois has told him he'll lose his job teaching there.
An Ohio man who was 19 when he made a false distress call that triggered a massive, 21-hour search on Lake Erie must pay $489,000 in restitution to the U.S. and Canadian...
A 92-year-old military veteran has gotten long-overdue medals he earned for serving in the Navy during World War II.
Dr. Lyle Best traveled nearly 200 miles from the heart of North Dakota's oil patch Tuesday to tell state regulators one thing: "Slow down."
Former Ohio State football coach Jim Tressel is among three finalists in the University of Akron's search for a new president.
Jay Leno is returning to his alma mater, Emerson College, to deliver the commencement address this spring.
A New York hospital is reinforcing its ban on electronic cigarettes after a patient on oxygen was burned by a fire that erupted while she was puffing on one of the devices.
As of Tuesday, April 22, 2014, at least 2,177 members of the U.S. military had died in Afghanistan as a result of the U.S.-led invasion of Afghanistan in late 2001, according...
Crime & Courts
A driver facing criminal charges over a speedy lap around Manhattan has been caught driving again — after his license was suspended.
Police say a man used a potato to pretend he had a gun while trying to rob a Rhode Island business.