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Firefighters battle a fire after a building collapses in the East Harlem neighborhood of New York, Wednesday, March 12, 2014 Photo: John Minchillo, AP NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 12: Firefighters from the Fire Department of New York respond to a 5-alarm fire and building collapse at 1646 Park Ave in the Harlem neighborhood of Manhattan March 12, 2014 in ... (more)
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By MARY CLARE JALONICK Associated Press WASHINGTON - Would Parmesan by any other name be as tasty atop your pasta? A ripening trade battle might put that to the test.
The U.S. attorney's office in New York has opened a criminal probe into the circumstances surrounding the General Motors ignition switch recall, according to a report by news service Reuters, citing a source.
Pope Francis' namesake, St. Francis of Assisi, founded his order of mendicant friars in the 13th century after receiving a calling from God to "rebuild my church."
Some 800 years later, St. Francis' followers are rebuilding his church in the ancient tradition of door-to-door begging that St. Francis championed - but with a very modern twist.
In a paper published online this month by the Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences, researchers said 45 grass carp are known to have been caught in the Great Lakes basin between 2007-12.
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This photo of a dog doing a keg stand at the College of Brookport went viral on Twitter and led to an arrest.
The world's biggest hamburger chain said Monday that sales fell 1.4 percent in February at established U.S. locations.
Joe McGinniss, the adventurous and news-making author and reporter who skewered the marketing of Richard Nixon in "The Selling of the President 1968" and tracked his personal journey from sympathizer to scourge of... Joe McGinniss, the adventurous and news-making author and reporter who skewered the marketing of Richard Nixon in "The Selling of the ... (more)
Gov. Steve Bullock has declared a flood emergency for the state of Montana after recent snowfall and warm temperatures triggered widespread flooding.
Defense lawyers for an Army general facing sexual assault charges say they plan to press his primary accuser on inconsistencies in her story.
A United Methodist bishop on Monday dropped the case against a retired minister accused of breaking church law by officiating his son's same-sex wedding - a dramatic decision that came just months after another minister was defrocked for the same reason.
Associated Press file photo by Manuel Balce Ceneta -- President Barack Obama speaks March 6 during the 'In Performance at the White House: Women of Soul' in the East Room of the White House in Washington, hosted by the president and first lady Michelle Obama.
A pre-St. Patrick's Day celebration near the flagship campus of the University of Massachusetts spiraled out of control, pitting police against thousands of drunken and unruly revelers at the annual "Blarney... By DAVE COLLINS Associated Press The chaos at the University of Massachusetts over the weekend during a pre-St.
This image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Eva Green in the film, "300: Rise of an Empire."