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Strong winds blamed for 2 deaths in Seattle area

Strong winds blamed for 2 deaths in Seattle area; power out for more than 250,000 customers

Ex-Lottery secretary's success overshadowed by work ethic

Ex-Lottery secretary's scratch-off success overshadowed by questionable work practices

6 People Have Gone Into Isolation For A Year For Science

A joint University of Hawaii-NASA experiment called HI-SEAS has sent six people into isolation for one year — longer than its three previous missions.

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Storm Dissipates After Killing At Least 20 In Caribbean

Tropical Storm Erika dissipates off Cuba after leaving at least 20 dead in eastern Caribbean.

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At a virtual reality expo, VR comes in many forms

At a virtual reality expo, the immersive technology comes in many forms

Leading stem cell scientist cleared of misconduct charges

Swedish university clears doctor who made wind pipes with stem cells of scientific misconduct

Fed Vice Chair Fischer keeps open possibility of Sept. hike

Fed Vice Chair Fischer leaves door open for a Sept. rate hike, saying inflation likely to rise

Suspect Arrested in 'Unprovoked' Attack on Texas Deputy

Authorities have arrested a suspect in the Friday killing of Harry County Sherrif's Deputy Darren H. Goforth.

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Police arrest foreigner in Bangkok shrine bombing case

Police arrest suspect, seize bomb materials in investigation of deadly shrine blast in Bangkok

The Latest: Church bells ring to mark Katrina anniversary

The Latest: Church bells ring to mark the day that Hurricane Katrina slammed Mississippi coast

Sheriff's deputy fatally shot in Houston while pumping gas

Sheriff's deputy ambushed while pumping gas in Houston, shot multiple times from behind

Egypt Sentences Al Jazeera Journalists To 3 Years In Prison

Peter Greste, Baher Mohamed and Mohamed Fahmy have been given three-year sentences on charges of aiding a terrorist organization.

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Lawyer: Tony Stewart's Response To Lawsuit 'Appalling'

Lawyer calls Tony Stewart's response to lawsuit in death of racecar driver 'appalling'.

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Twitter sets modest goals to diversity its workforce

Twitter promises to hire, promote more women while fighting gender discrimination suit

Q&A: Questions, answers in Planned Parenthood controversy

Q&A: Questions, answers in the Planned Parenthood controversy over tissue from aborted fetuses

Europe rethinks train security after Americans thwart attack

European countries rethink security on trains after Americans thwart attack on Paris train

Thai Police Arrest Bangkok Bombing Suspect

Officials say the man arrested matches their description of the bomber and was found with possible bomb materials in his apartment.

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Tropical storm weakens, but leaves 20 dead in Caribbean

Tropical Storm Erika weakens as heads toward Cuba, but leaves 20 dead in eastern Caribbean

Tropical storm watch for Hawaii County as Ignacio approaches

Tropical storm watch for Hawaii County as Hurricane Ignacio approaches islands

Hammerhead shark sighting prompts California beach closure

Hammerhead shark sighting prompts lifeguards to close La Jolla beach in California

Illinois Firing Likely to Put Focus on Injured Athletes

University of Illinois football coach Tim Beckman was dismissed from the team after allegations he mistreated injured student-athletes.

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Pentagon funding new high-tech venture

Pentagon funding new high-tech venture for flexible electronics

Amgen wins approval for second biotech cholesterol drug

FDA approves Amgen's Repatha, 2nd in new class of breakthrough cholesterol drugs

Pro teams push California to offer high-stakes raffles

Sports teams, vendor want right to run 50-50 raffles in California; some nonprofits call foul

Ashley Madison CEO Steps Down After Hack

Ashley Madison CEO steps down after a recent wave of leaked emails shows he was having a series of affairs.

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As Common Core results trickle in, initial goals unfulfilled

Common Core test results trickle in, but goal of comparing among states goes unfulfilled