Prosecutor: Pickup sought prior to crash that killed 5

COOPER TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — Police were seeking a pickup truck due to reports that it was driving erratically minutes before five adults in aRead More

Leopard escapes at Utah zoo, visitors take shelter

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Hundreds of zoo visitors took shelter inside buildings Tuesday morning while Salt Lake City zoo staff searched for a leopardRead More

NFL looking into Twitter hack of fake post about Goodell

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL is looking into how its Twitter account came to be hacked with a post purporting that Commissioner Roger GoodellRead More

O.J. Simpson shown smiling in new prison photo

LOVELOCK, Nev. (AP) — Prison officials in Nevada have released a new photo that shows a smiling O.J. Simpson. The photo from the Nevada DepartmentRead More

For the first time, more than 4 in 10 US women are obese

NEW YORK (AP) — The nation’s obesity epidemic continues to grow, led by an alarming increase among women. For the first time, more than 4Read More

Last known living 9/11 search dog dies in Texas at age 16

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) — The last known living 9/11 search dog has died in a Houston suburb at age 16. Bretagne (BRIHT’-nee), a goldenRead More

Police: Missing NASA scientist found dead

PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (AP) — Authorities say a NASA research scientist who worked at the Wallops Flight Facility has been found dead a day afterRead More

Greece says last obstacles lifted for rescue loan payout

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s left-led government says it expects within hours to conclude talks with its European creditors that will secure a rescue loanRead More

Ex-wife: Pet parrot repeating words man said before death

ENSLEY TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — The ex-wife of a western Michigan man believes a parrot is repeating something said just before his fatal shooting, butRead More

Assisted dying about to be legal in Canada

TORONTO (AP) — Doctor-assisted dying is about to become legal in Canada without clear legislation on how it would work. Canada’s Supreme Court last yearRead More