Motive still a mystery in shootings

The FBI says the gunman who killed 12 people at the Washington Navy Yard Monday had access to the highly secure military installation as a d…

Shooting reignites gun talk

A deadly shooting in the heart of the nation’s capital has reignited talk about guns, but it’s uncertain whether the tragedy will revive a l…

Prince Harry spends night in cold chamber

LONDON (AP) — Prince Harry has spent the night in a giant freezer to simulate the conditions he will face when he treks to the South Pole th…

Coppola, Domingo among arts prize winners

LONDON (AP) — Moviemaker Francis Ford Coppola and opera singer Placido Domingo are among five winners of a lucrative arts prize that has bee…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground Forecast for Tuesday, September 17, 2013. A cold front will make its way through the northern Rockies and parts of the n…

European auto sales hit new low

FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — European Union car sales are still sagging despite the return of modest economic growth. For the first eight month…