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Hofstra student killed by police during break-in
19 May 2013 at 12:18am
In what police are describing as a crime of opportunity, a wanted man with a criminal history dating nearly 15 years entered a front door that had been left open at a New York home near Hofstra University.
$590M-plus Powerball: 1 winning ticket sold in Fla.
19 May 2013 at 3:36am
It's all about the odds, and one lone ticket in Florida has beaten them all by matching each of the numbers drawn for the highest Powerball jackpot in history at an estimated $590.5 million, lottery officials said Sunday.
Minister: France in talks with U.S., Israel to buy drones
19 May 2013 at 4:11am
France is in talks with the United States and Israel to buy intelligence-gathering drones.
Probe into Conn. train crash giving way to cleanup
19 May 2013 at 12:18am
The focus begins to shift toward cleanup and rebuilding.
North Korea fires projectile into eastern waters
19 May 2013 at 3:57am
South Korea says North Korea has fired a projectile into waters off its eastern coast a day after launching three short-range missiles in the same area.
Medical emergency eyed in Va. parade crash
19 May 2013 at 12:20am
Witnesses described a frantic scene and close calls after an elderly driver plowed into dozens of hikers marching in a small Virginia mountain town's parade.
Victims: Marines failed to safeguard water supply
18 May 2013 at 5:26pm
A simple test could have alerted officials that drinking water at Camp Lejeune was contaminated.
Netanyahu takes aim at weapons 'leakage' in Syria
19 May 2013 at 2:55am
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held out the prospect on Sunday of further Israeli strikes inside Syria.
Iran's Guard warns against post-election turmoil
19 May 2013 at 4:00am
A senior commander in Iran's Revolutionary Guard has warned that his forces will be on watch for possible unrest after next month's presidential election.
Chinese premier heads to India to boost ties
19 May 2013 at 1:52am
Just weeks after a tense border standoff, China's new premier headed to India on Sunday for his first foreign trip as the neighboring giants look to speed up efforts to settle a decades-old boundary dispute ...
Report: Iran hangs 2 men convicted of spying
18 May 2013 at 11:09pm
Iran's state radio says authorities have executed two men convicted of spying for Israel's Mossad and the American CIA spy agency.
Ex-Pa. officer once hailed as hero faces charges
18 May 2013 at 6:27pm
Richard DeCoatsworth has been arrested and charged with rape and other crimes.
Beatles' guitar auctioned to the tune of $408,000
18 May 2013 at 8:33pm
A custom-made electric guitar played by the late John Lennon and George Harrison of the Beatles sold at a New York auction on Saturday for $408,000.
Graying China taps rural elderly to care for those even older
18 May 2013 at 9:18pm
Younger villagers are flocking to cities to seek work as part of Beijing's urbanization drive.
Police call fatal NYC shooting a hate crime
18 May 2013 at 7:05pm
Police say a gunman used homophobic slurs before firing a fatal shot point-blank into a man's face.