Waffle House gunman’s troubles began years before attack

Travis Reinking’s erratic behavior began years before police say he showed up without pants at a Waffle House restaurant and killed four people with...

Spokesman: George HW Bush hospitalized with blood infection

Former President George H.W. Bush has been hospitalized in Houston with an infection, just after attending the funeral of his wife, Barbara, a spokesman...

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Tuesday: 1. VEHICLE PLOWS INTO PEDESTRIANS A van veers onto a...

10 Things to Know for Monday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday: 1. MANHUNT ON FOR GUNMAN IN NASHVILLE CARNAGE Travis Reinking,...

Man fought gunman: He ‘was going to have to work to kill me’

The man who wrestled the gun away from the Waffle House shooting suspect in Tennessee said Sunday if he were going to die, the gunman would “have to work to kill me.”

A joyful reunion with birth parents leads to incest, murder

What started out as a joyful reunion of a young woman with her birth parents soon turned sour, then shocking, and finally deadly. A young...

Average price of US gas jumps 9 cents, to $2.83 a gallon

The average U.S. price of regular-grade gasoline spiked 9 cents a gallon over the past two weeks to $2.83. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg said Sunday...

World’s oldest person dies in Japan at age of 117

The world’s oldest person, a 117-year-old Japanese woman, has died. Nabi Tajima died in a hospital Saturday evening in the town of Kikai in southern...

New lynching memorial offers chance to remember, heal

Elmore Bolling defied the odds against black men and built several successful businesses during the harsh era of Jim Crow segregation in the South....

Barbara Bush was ‘first lady of the greatest generation’

Barbara Bush was the “first lady of the greatest generation.” Historian Jon Meacham bestowed the title on Barbara Bush while speaking to former presidents, ambassadors...