1st case of flu confirmed in Md.

BALTIMORE (AP) — State health officials say the first case of influenza of the 2013-’14 season has been confirmed. The Department of Health …

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Photos: US Capitol shooting

Police say the U.S. Capitol has been put on a security lockdown amid reports of possible shots fired outside the building.

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One calf, two heads

It’s moo-times-two for calf born with two heads on Vermont dairy farm.

NBC show will send someone into space

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC is planning a competition show with a grand prize that’s out of this world: a ride into space. The network said Thursday…

NBC show will send someone into space

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC says it will air a competition show with an out-of-this-world prize: a ride into space. The network said Thursday that T…

Islamic fighters connect in Africa

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Westgate Mall attack in Kenya threw the spotlight on al-Shabab, a Somalia-based group of Islamic militants that clai…