A coroner says a mix-up at the state crime lab led to a family burying the wrong body during a closed-casket funeral.
The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell sharply last week, a sign that a recent string of strong job gains may continue.
What police first described as the road rage-inspired killing of an innocent mother of four has morphed into a more complex scenario.
The embattled retailer tries to reshape the image that its stores offer dead-end jobs.
The short-term housing rental service Airbnb has paid back taxes that ran into the millions of dollars to the city of San Francisco.
A San Diego television sportscaster has left the hospital eight days after he was shot outside his home.
A Missouri man who resigned from his job as an elementary school principal this month was arrested on charges alleging that he had been deal…
The operator of a “revenge porn” website who posted stolen nude photos has agreed to plead guilty to hacking and identity theft.
A recently released video of an arrest in which St. Louis police are accused of using excessive force.
Jurors were poised to begin deliberating whether to send a man to death row for two strangulation deaths in 2002.
A federal agency says Wal-Mart discriminated against a lesbian employee who sought health coverage for her ailing wife.
A meteor moving at 45,000 mph lit up the sky over western Pennsylvania.
An Oregon couple involved in online pornography has been arraigned on murder by abuse charges alleging they let their baby starve to death.
An explosion devastated part of a major refinery on Wednesday morning, raining down ash in the area .
Too busy to stop in for an Ash Wednesday service? Some churches are offering drive-by ashes.