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Reagan shooter Hinckley will soon leave hospital for good

July 28, 2016

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — In little more than a week, the only living man to have shot an American president could pack his bags and leave a Washington psychiatric hospital for the last time. more »»

He's a skydiver working with a net _ but no parachute

July 28, 2016

SIMI VALLEY, Calif. (AP) — He's made 18,000 parachute jumps, helped train some of the world's most elite skydivers, done some of the stunts for "Ironman 3. more »»

Rift between Sanders' loyalists, Democratic brass lingers

July 28, 2016

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The tension between Bernie Sanders activists and Democratic Party brass set to crown Hillary Clinton their nominee lingered in pockets of Philadelphia as the final day of the... more »»

Lady Gaga putting on invite-only Democratic convention show

July 28, 2016

CAMDEN, N.J. (AP) — Camden, one of the country's most impoverished cities, will get some time in the Democratic convention spotlight Thursday with some help from Lady Gaga. more »»

Actors, delegates protest on quiet Day 3 of Dem convention

July 28, 2016

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Actors and delegates took center stage in smaller and more subdued protests by Bernie Sanders supporters on a mostly quiet Day 3 of the Democratic National Convention. more »»

Spared lobster dies during trip from Florida to Maine

July 28, 2016

WEST BOOTHBAY HARBOR, Maine (AP) — Larry the Lobster gained fame after it was spared from a boiling pot in Florida, but Maine officials say the crustacean didn't make it to retirement. more »»

50 years later, Dylan's motorcycle crash remains mysterious

July 28, 2016

WOODSTOCK, N.Y. (AP) — Bob Dylan tumbled from a Triumph motorcycle on a sunny Friday morning here 50 years ago on July 29, 1966. more »»

Police protest Black Lives Matter banner at city hall

July 28, 2016

SOMERVILLE, Mass. (AP) — Police in Massachusetts are protesting a mayor's refusal to remove a Black Lives Matter banner that's hanging over city hall. more »»

A new threat in fight against overdoses: Elephant sedative

July 28, 2016

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A drug used to sedate elephants and other large animals, 100 times as potent as the fentanyl already escalating the country's heroin troubles, is suspected in spates of... more »»

Police: Man faces charges for threatening to 'off some cops'

July 28, 2016

NEW YORK (AP) — A Florida man has been taken into custody after authorities say he made threats against police officers at the Port Authority Bus Terminal in Manhattan. more »»

Traffic deaths up in cities that turn off red-light cameras

July 28, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — Red-light cameras are widely hated, but a new study says getting rid of them can have fatal consequences. more »»

4 people killed in California small plane crash at airport

July 28, 2016

COLUMBIA, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a small private plane crashed at the airport in the Northern California town of Columbia, killing all four people on board. more »»

Ex-NFL player to use concussion settlement to pay back theft

July 28, 2016

CLEVELAND (AP) — A former Cleveland Browns wide receiver who pleaded guilty to stealing over $100,000 from his charities to finance gambling debts and personal expenses promises to pay it back... more »»

Latest: Blaze destroys 34 homes, 10 outbuildings

July 28, 2016

BIG SUR, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California wildfires (all times local):

9 p.m. more »»

University of Louisville president's resignation accepted

July 28, 2016

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — University of Louisville trustees on Wednesday accepted the resignation of embattled President James Ramsey, whose long tenure was dogged by scandal. more »»

Coast Guard: Problem in engine room led to flooding on boat

July 28, 2016

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A problem in the engine room led to flooding on board a fishing boat off Alaska's Aleutian Islands, forcing the crew to abandon ship, the Coast Guard said Wednesday. more »»

The Latest: Activist passes out beans, says process 'stinks'

July 28, 2016

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Latest on protests and demonstrations on Day 3 of the Democratic National Convention (all times local):

7:45 p.. more »»

Details emerge after arrest in death of Oregon woman

July 28, 2016

SALEM, Oregon (AP) — Kaylee Sawyer was walking alone in the middle of the night on the edge of the picturesque town of Bend, Oregon, after getting into an argument with her boyfrien. more »»



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