The Alaska Earthquake Center says a magniture-3.3 earthquake hit a peninsula in the southern part of the state.
John Legend is expected on a Massachusetts college campus this week to receive a social justice award.
At least 10 people had died and two children were missing late Sunday as a result of tornadoes and flooding in the South and Midwest, brought by a storm that also dumped a rare late-season blizzard in western Kansas on Sunday.
The Pentagon says an American soldier has died in Iraq after an improvised explosive device detonated during a patrol outside Mosul.
A second man is facing sentencing for killing federally protected hawks.
Authorities in the northern Mexico state of Chihuahua say an army patrol was attacked by gunfire, setting off a shootout that killed seven armed men in their 20s.
The family of an Australian woman arrested in Colombia for trying to board a flight with almost 6 kilograms of cocaine is mounting a campaign to defend her against what they consider trumped-up charges.
French forces fighting extremism in Africa’s Sahel region say they have killed at least 20 jihadists in a forest on the border between Mali and Burkina Faso.
Greek police say a black bag left outside a village cemetery in northern Greece contained two jars, each with an embryo in formaldehyde.
At least nine people have died as a result of weekend tornadoes and flooding in the South and Midwest by a storm that also†dumped a rare late-season blizzard in western Kansas on Sunday.
A small earthquake has rattled an inland area about 55 miles (87 km) east of Los Angeles.
At least nine people have been killed by tornadoes or flooding in the South and Midwest by a storm that also dumped a rare late-season blizzard in western Kansas on Sunday.
Retired Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz has accepted his first honorary degree as he delivered the commencement address to graduates of a Rhode Island technical college.
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is hiking salaries and handing out free homes as he tries to counter a strengthening protest movement calling for his removal.
Police in Southern California have arrested a man and a woman in connection with a shooting at a hotel that may be connected to a series of attacks in the Los Angeles suburbs Saturday that killed one man and injured three other people.
A police unionís Facebook post claiming officers were treated disrespectfully at a North Carolina BBQ joint has gone viral, according to a report Sunday.
A suburban Philadelphia pastor accused of sexually assaulting and impregnating a teenager has pleaded guilty and been sentenced to three to six years in prison after a judge rejected an earlier plea agreement as too lenient.
Turkey passed two new decrees Saturday ó one that expelled more than 4,000 civil servants and another that banned television dating programs.
Florida authorities have charged a woman with prostitution after she agreed to perform a sex act on an undercover detective for $25 and chicken McNuggets.
A woman accused of lying about being raped by two Sacred Heart University football players in Connecticut is set to appear in court Monday.