Some of America’s Olympic athletes say they were asked to keep their cellphones in their pockets last week when they visited the White House and met with President Barack Obama.
Kentucky reached the brink of an NCAA title with five freshman starters, including the cool right hand of Aaron Harrison and his decisive 3-pointers in three straight games.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. wound up with his first last-place finish in seven seasons Monday after driving his car into the rain-saturated infield grass before it shot across the track and slammed into the wall in a fiery crash.
Microsoft support for Windows XP ends tomorrow.
Airline passengers might notice something missing these days from their vodka tonics or Diet Cokes: the lime.
Consumers increased their borrowing in February on autos and student loans by the largest amount in a year.
Evenflo Company Inc. is voluntarily recalling more than 1.3 million child safety seat buckles due to the risk children could not be removed quickly in an emergency.
Police say a woman was arrested for driving at 123 mph on the Maine Turnpike with her two children in the backseat.
Ford is recalling nearly 435,000 cars to fix rusting frame parts or faulty seats.
The Oklahoma Geological Survey says a 4.4 magnitude earthquake has rocked central Oklahoma.
Chili’s is backing away from plans to donate funds to a group that says autism can be triggered by vaccinations, a position that has been widely discredited by the medical community.
Authorities say the passenger on a small plane that crashed on a field in suburban Kansas City suffered serious injuries.
George Strait won his second entertainer of the year — 25 years after he won his first — and Miranda Lambert and Keith Urban teamed up to earn top honors Sunday night at a jam-packed Academy of Country Music Awards that had a little something for everyone.
The California parents of a 1-year-old girl who fell ill on a sailing trip around the world thanked military crews who rescued them from their stalled vessel on Sunday and defended their decision to sail with young children.
Severe thunderstorms crawled across the Southeast on Monday, dumping heavy rains and causing flash flooding in central Alabama.