`Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ thrills fans, sets records

LOS ANGELES (AP) — After months of secrecy and anticipation, "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is thrilling fans and theater owners alike. The most anticipatedRead More

Police give motorists Christmas gifts instead of tickets

MIAMI (WSVN) — Miami Police celebrated Christmas early when they gave motorists tickets Christmas gifts instead of tickets. "We do enforce the law, but we’reRead More

Miami man rents out theater for ‘Star Wars’ screening, donates to Nicklaus Children’s Hospital

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (WSVN) — A Miami man has rented out an entire theater at Regal Cinemas South Beach for the premiere of "Star Wars:Read More

Buyer of guns used in massacre charged with terrorism counts

By BRIAN MELLEY and ERIC TUCKERAssociated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — The man who bought the assault rifles used by his friend in the SanRead More

Spain: PM posts video training in gym day after head punch

BY CIARAN GILESAssociated Press MADRID (AP) — Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy tweeted a video clip of himself working out on a gym treadmill on Thursday,Read More

US poised to lift sanctions on Iran under nuclear deal

By DEB RIECHMANNAssociated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States appears poised to lift at least some sanctions against Iran — possibly as early asRead More

Lawmakers: Remove Donald Trump’s name from NY state park

By DAVID KLEPPERAssociated Press ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — An undeveloped, languishing New York state park named after Donald Trump should be renamed, two state legislatorsRead More

Obama says no specific, credible terror threat over holidays

McLEAN, Va. (AP) — President Barack Obama said Thursday that U.S. intelligence and counterterrorism officials have received no specific, credible information suggesting a potential terroristRead More

Average US rate on 30-year mortgages rises to 3.97 percent

WASHINGTON (AP) – Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose slightly this week in the days before the Federal Reserve announced a historic increase in itsRead More

Authorities: Security kills man at police-courts complex

DEARBORN HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) — A private court security officer fatally shot a man who was brandishing a knife and tried to bypass security atRead More