A panel has narrowed down its search for an artist to design a memorial honoring 19 firefighters who died four years ago.
A New Jersey woman who was helped by a homeless man when she ran out of gas in Philadelphia has raised more than $50,000 to help him.
An Oregon woman whose inmate boyfriend died from a meth-laden kiss after a prison visit was sentenced to two years behind bars Tuesday on a drug conspiracy charge.
A Pennsylvania town has reached a detente over a former councilman’s broadcast of taps through loudspeakers at his home, which had caused complaints and lawsuit threats.
A report of a car crashing into a pizza and ice cream shop on Long Island turned out to be a scene for a film starring Billy Crystal.
Officials say high wind speeds tipped over nine semitrucks on a highway near the border of Wyoming and Colorado.
Slowly, but surely, being a saver is paying off again.
Native American activists and tribal leaders from around New Mexico and Arizona are joining the chorus of environmentalists who have been fighting for years to stop oil and gas development.
House of Representatives-backed legislation is expected to increase flood insurance premiums for many property owners to help firm up a program under stress from ever-more frequent and powerful storms.
New York Giants (2-8) at Washington Redskins (4-6), 6:30 p.m. NBC
ASHBURN, Va. — So much for that offseason overhaul of the Washington Redskins defense, a unit that even cornerback Josh Norman acknowledged after a recent game played like “trash.”
Los Angeles (4-6) at Dallas (5-5), 2:30 p.m. CBS
In Thursday's second game, NFL fans are treated to the Chargers and Cowboys in a Week 12 matchup.
Minnesota (8-2) at Detroit (6-4), 10:30 a.m. FOX
Thanksgiving football kicks off Thursday morning with an NFC North battle with playoff implications.
MIAMI — Miami made a small but potentially significant move up to No. 2 behind Alabama in the College Football Playoff rankings on Tuesday night, with Clemson slipping one spot to three and Oklahoma holding at four.
Police in New Hampshire have accused a woman of stealing over $300,000 worth of airline miles from a former employer’s account.
The sight of a crocodile drew a crowd of onlookers along Hollywood Beach in Florida on Monday morning.
A Maine police department is warning residents to steer clear of black market Butterballs.
Comic actor Sacha Baron Cohen has offered to pay the fines for six Czech tourists who were reportedly detained by authorities in Kazakhstan’s capital Astana for dressing up as his character Borat.
McDonald’s Corp. has announced it will demolish a suburban Chicago museum that’s a replica of the hamburger chain’s first restaurant.
MLS averaging 22,000 fans per game this season, most in league history
NEW YORK — Major League Soccer’s attendance is up and fan interest is booming, even if television broadcasts are far less popular and some young Americans would rather play in Europe.
TUCSON — Arizona coach Sean Miller has seen his second-ranked Wildcats start the year with three easy wins and guard Allonzo Trier put up big numbers seemingly with ease.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Calais Campbell has two things he wants to bring back from Arizona: An eighth victory and Larry Fitzgerald’s No. 11 jersey.
ATLANTA — The Braves lost 13 prospects and former general manager John Coppolella was banned for life by Major League Baseball on Tuesday for circumventing international signing rules from 2015-17.
Washington State has been turning heads with its offense for years and this season the defense has been doing the same.
It’s the final week of the regular season for the Pac-12, which usually means a bit of bedlam. The league hasn’t disappointed this season, with two coaching vacancies already, along with some uncertainty atop the North.
NEW YORK — Major League Baseball, its players’ union and the Japanese commissioner’s office agreed Tuesday to a new posting system that could allow star pitcher-outfielder Shohei Ohtani to be put up for bid next week, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press.
Ange Postecoglou framed his departure as Socceroos head coach with a stereotypically Aussie scenario.
Santa Claus may be coming to town at Macy's flagship store on 34th Street in New York, but you'll need a reservation to see him.
A blazing fireball lit up the dark skies of Arctic Finland for five seconds, giving off what scientists said was “the glow of 100 full moons” and igniting hurried attempts to find the reported meteorite.
A Turkish man who disrupted a flight from Los Angeles to Honolulu won't receive additional jail time and must pay American Airlines more than $8,500.
A plane crash over the weekend in Florida is caught on police dashcam video.
A young camel named Scooby is back at home after going on a 90-minute jaunt that blocked traffic and provided an uncommon photo opportunity for motorists in Ohio.
Officials say it’s the first known drone encounter at a state jail
Guards at the state prison in Buckeye recovered a crashed drone that was trying to deliver marijuana and cellphones to inmates.
Argentina's navy said Friday it has lost contact with a submarine off the country's southern coast, but doesn't consider it lost.
TORONTO — Antti Raanta made 26 saves and the Arizona Coyotes ended the Toronto Maple Leafs’ winning streak at six games with a 4-1 victory Monday night.
TEMPE — Blaine Gabbert will get a second week as the starting quarterback for the Arizona Cardinals, coach Bruce Arians said Monday.
Charles Manson, the hippie cult leader who became the hypnotic-eyed face of evil across America after masterminding the gruesome murders of pregnant actress Sharon Tate and six others in Los Angeles during the summer of 1969, died Sunday night after nearly a half-century in prison. He was 83.
A man who acknowledges killing a woman nearly 40 years ago said Friday that he is surprised he was able to walk out of a Hawaii psychiatric hospital and make it to California before being captured.
Gabbert tosses 3 interceptions in the fourth quarter
HOUSTON — Rookie D’Onta Foreman had the best game of his young career on Sunday, running for two fourth-quarter touchdowns to help the Houston Texans to a win over the Arizona Cardinals.
A 22-year-old Norwegian student has been handed a 250,000-kroner ($30,400) fine for drunken driving — but can still count herself lucky.
Tesla unveiled its new electric semitractor-trailer Thursday night near its design center in Hawthorne, California. CEO Elon Musk said the truck is capable of traveling 500 miles on an electric charge with a full 80,000-pound load.
Sun Devils improve to 4-0 with blowout victory
TEMPE — Arizona State coach Bobby Hurley made sure to touch hands with his point guard, Tra Holder, at the end of Sunday’s game. In case, Hurley said he felt like taking a few shots in the gym himself.
PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns — the starters and the guys off the bench — piled up the assists against Chicago and sent the Bulls to another loss.
Republican U.S. Sen. Jeff Flake was caught on an open microphone saying the GOP is “toast” if it follows President Donald Trump and Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore.
TEMPE — Larry Fitzgerald has signed a contract to return to the Arizona Cardinals for a 15th season, if he decides to play at all.
There are survivalists ready to keep themselves alive for months with nothing more than a plastic fork (perhaps an exaggeration), then there’s a greater universe of preppers who might need some help with bug-out gear come the end of the world.
A man who always joked that he didn’t want to venture into the afterlife hungry got his wish when he was buried with two cheesesteaks from his favorite sandwich shop — Pat’s King of Steaks in Philadelphia.
A Pennsylvania couple is suing the police and an insurance company because they say they were handcuffed for hours in a patrol car after their hibiscus plants were confused for marijuana.
Navy grounds air crew that made vulgar drawing in sky
Residents of the town of Okanogan, Washington, got quite an air show courtesy of the U.S. Navy.
Coach: ‘Our guys were laser-focused, dialed-in’
CORVALLIS, Ore. — Making a bowl game isn’t the ultimate goal for Arizona State, but it’s an important accomplishment for recruiting and players have become accustomed to the postseason, coach Todd Graham said.
Today On this date in 1887, a boiler exploded in a Prescott sawmill, killing six workmen.