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Echoes of a Cold War: U.S., Europe and Russia face off over Ukraine

Echoes of a Cold War: U.S., Europe and Russia face off over Ukraine

For a fourth straight day, unsafe conditions in eastern Ukraine kept international investigators from reaching the site of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 wreckage.
1 in 3 U.S. adults have 'debt in collections'

1 in 3 U.S. adults have 'debt in collections'

An estimated 1 in 3 adults with a credit history -- or 77 million people -- are so far behind on some of their debt payments that their account has been put "in collections."

At least 19 killed at U.N. school in Gaza as residents go without electricity

While dueling political leaders blame each other for the carnage in Gaza, residents there are grappling with a new, nightmarish life:

Los Angeles water main break floods Sunset Boulevard, UCLA campus

Streets turned into rivers and parts of UCLA turned into lakes after a massive water main break sent 8 to 10 million gallons of water gushing through parts of Los Angeles.
Bowe Bergdahl could be questioned next week about capture

Bowe Bergdahl could be questioned next week about capture

Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl could meet next week with the general who's looking into how the now-freed prisoner of war was captured by the Taliban in 2009, his attorney said.
Facebook: Get Messenger app or else!

Facebook: Get Messenger app or else!

For mobile users who text with friends via Facebook, it's almost time to download the social-media giant's dedicated app for doing so, or lose the ability.
U.S., EU coordinate on Russia sanctions, but will they work?

U.S., EU coordinate on Russia sanctions, but will they work?

More Russian aggression in Ukraine. More U.S. and European sanctions imposed on Moscow.
Ryan Lochte: Olympic champion with an appetite to match

Ryan Lochte: Olympic champion with an appetite to match

He's used to making waves in the pool, but Ryan Lochte has caused a few ripples of excitement on social media after tweeting out a photo of himself in front of what he claims was 10,000 calories worth of food, including piles of chicken and
Ryan Lochte: Olympic champion with an appetite to match

Ryan Lochte: Olympic champion with an appetite to match

He's used to making waves in the pool, but Ryan Lochte has caused a few ripples of excitement on social media after tweeting out a photo of himself in front of what he claims was 10,000 calories worth of food, including piles of chicken and

Report: Police kill dozens in China terror attack

 A gang wielding knives and axes attacked civilians, a police station, government offices and smashed vehicles, China's state-run Xinhua news agency reported Tuesday, citing local police.

Body of 'apparent stowaway' found in U.S. Air Force plane that traversed Africa

 The body of an "apparent stowaway" was found in the wheel well of a U.S. Air Force plane that traveled around Africa before returning to an American base in Germany, a Pentagon spokesman said Tuesday.
Girl hit by plane on Florida beach dies from her injuries

Girl hit by plane on Florida beach dies from her injuries

The 9-year-old girl critically injured when an airplane struck her on a Florida beach last weekend has died, the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday.

Caught on camera: terrifying train escape

(WTHR) An engineer thought he killed two people who dropped down on the railroad tracks right in front of his train, but in what some are calling a miracle, they survived. The close call was caught on video.

Read your fines away

Even with late fees from overdue books, kids at one Wisconsin library can get their hands on some of their favorite books by reading off their IOUs.

Skin cancer on the rise

Acting Surgeon General Boris Lushniak has issued a "call to action" to prevent skin cancer.