Rare ferrets to find new home on former toxic site in Denver

Rare black-footed ferrets will find new home on Denver-area refuge reclaimed from toxic site

The Latest: People on derailed Vermont train get on buses

The Latest: Several dozen passengers aboard train that derailed in Vermont are put on buses

Clinton Outlines Gun Control Plan After Oregon Shooting

Less than a week after the deadly shooting in Oregon, Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton has unveiled a plan to curb gun violence.

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Norway's Telenor to sell stake in Russia's VimpelCom

Norwegian telecom Telenor to sell all shares in troubled Russian VimpelCom after 16 years

Study finds potential problem in more heart valve implants

Study finds potential problem in more heart valve implants; FDA says devices still seem safe

Amtrak Train Derails Near Vermont Capital

An Amtrak train derailed Monday about 20 minutes southwest of Montpelier, Vermont. No deaths were reported.

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Boehner: House to vote for speaker Oct. 29, other jobs after

Boehner sets full House vote for speaker Oct. 29, delays votes on other posts until later

Iraq officials: car bomb in eastern Diyala province kills 12

Iraq officials: car bombs Iraq's eastern Diyala province kills 12, wounds 30

Woman who abducted kindergartener gets 40 years to life

Woman who impersonated girl's mother to abduct her from kindergarten gets 40 years to life

The Latest: 3 Oregon shooting victims' conditions unchanged

The Latest: 1 woman airlifted after Oregon shooting still in critical condition; 2 others fair

Philadelphia Colleges on Alert After Threats Posted on 4chan

A safety alert was issued by the FBI and ATF after an anonymous user posted threats to the image-sharing website 4chan.

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Twitter gives co-founder Jack Dorsey a 2nd chance as CEO

Twitter anoints co-founder as CEO in attempt to breathe new life into short messaging service

3 share Nobel medicine prize for tropical disease drugs

3 scientists share Nobel medicine prize for discovering drugs to fight tropical diseases

Police Investigate Death of New York Doctor Found In Doorway

A doctor in New York City was found unconscious in an apartment building's doorway. An unidentified man hailed an ambulance but fled after.

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US commander says Afghans requested US airstrike in Kunduz

US commander: Afghans requested US airstrike that killed innocents at Kunduz hospital

The Latest: Israeli PM vows "heavy hand against terrorism"

The Latest: Israel PM promises a "heavy hand against terrorism" as Palestinian cell caught

Civil rights leader, journalist Jerry Mondesire dies at 65

Former Philadelphia NAACP president and journalist Jerry Mondesire dies at 65

Cop complains after "blacklivesmatter" put on coffee cup

Police officer complains after "blacklivesmatter" written on Dunkin' Donuts coffee cup

The Trans-Pacific Partnership Is Almost Complete

Negotiators have cleared another hurdle to signing the massive 12-nation trade agreement known as the Trans-Pacific Partnership.

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Leaders who follow: What candidates' Twitter lists reveal

Follow me, follow you: Twitter accounts of 2016 hopefuls can reveal interests _ and strategies

FDA orders safety studies from scope manufacturers

FDA orders 3 companies to study real-world cleaning problems with scopes linked to infections

The Supreme Court Will Tackle 2 More Heated Issues This Term

The Supreme Court's new session starts Monday, and justices are set to consider abortion laws and affirmative action.

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Familiar, divisive social issues on Supreme Court agenda

Supreme Court faces divisive social issues in new term with better odds for conservatives

Lawyer: Decision on Pistorius' release delayed again

Pistorius stays in prison, lawyer says decision on release referred back to parole board

Prosecutor: Ex-hockey pro had wife killed in murder for hire

Prosecutor: Ex-hockey pro orchestrated murder for hire with acquaintance in wife's slaying