Feds sign off on temporary Bay Bridge fix

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Plans to open the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge as scheduled on Labor Day got a boost when f…

Video shows young drug-smuggling suspects

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Video has emerged showing two young women, one Irish and the other British, being nervously interrogated after their deten…

Fidel Castro turns 87 behind closed doors

HAVANA (AP) — Fidel Castro turned 87 behind closed doors Tuesday, with official tributes reminding Cubans that the clock is ticking on his r…

Eric-Pettis

Charges filed in shooting

Charges were filed Tuesday against a man caught on surveillance video firing gun shots at a Mississippi man at a Warren gas station. Watch t…

WUD training

Crews train for WMD attacks

Emergency crews on Tuesday worked to save actors from a staged chemical attack as part of response training for attacks involving weapons of…

Clashes kill 18 rebels in central Syria

BEIRUT (AP) — Activists say government forces have killed at least 18 rebels in clashes in central Syria. The Britain-based Syrian Observato…