1 killed, 1 injured in Erie County crash

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — Authorities report a northwest Ohio woman has been killed and another seriously injured in a 2-car crash in northwest …

At a Glance: Electronic cigarettes

ELECTRONIC CIGARETTES: The battery-powered devices made of plastic or metal heat a liquid nicotine solution, creating vapor that users inhal…

Many feared dead in Afghan flash flood

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say many people are feared dead and others are missing in a flash flood in a remote mountainous a…

Bills passed by Congress this year

Major bills passed by Congress so far this year: — Disaster aid totaling $50.5 billion for victims of last fall’s Superstorm Sandy. — Expand…

Bombings, shootings across Iraq kill 19

BAGHDAD (AP) — Authorities say bombings and a drive-by shooting have killed eight people across Iraq. Police officials said gunmen in a car …