A group of citizens chased and tackled a purse thief, recovering the woman’s purse and other items, Seattle police said in a Web posting Sunday.
A passenger bus slammed into a broken-down truck and burst into flames, killing at least 36 people Sunday in southern Mexico, the Veracruz state government reported.
Mike Conway started 17th and overcame an early broken wing to win the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach for the second time in his career.
It was early Sunday afternoon, more than an hour before the Masters leaders teed off, and the white, hand-run scoreboard near the second hole began to a flash a “3.”
Families and friends of those missing in the 1980 Mount St. Helens eruption know all too well what the Oso mudslide families are going through, and how the pain never goes away.
A raging fire leaped from hilltop to hilltop in this colorful Chilean port city and stubbornly burned out of control in places more than 24 hours later, killing 12 people and destroying at least 2,000 homes. More than 10,000 people were evacuated, including more than 200 female inmates at a prison.
The U.S. ambassador to the United Nations said Sunday that reports of a poison gas attack in a rural village north of Damascus were so far "unsubstantiated," adding that the United States was trying to establish what really happened before it considers a response.
Reign FC is loaded with U.S. internationals, but be sure to keep an eye on Kim Little. The Scottish midfielder scored twice in Sunday's 3-0 season-opening win and was a clear standout even beyond the goals against Boston. Hard to believe the performance came just one day after arriving stateside fol
Bubba Watson becomes the 17th player to win the Masters more than once by winning his second green jacket in three years.
Jonathan Sanders and Trevor Simsby tie for ninth as Huskies finish second behind Stanford.
Offensive struggles continue for the Mariners, who only manage three hits. Oakland’s Yoenis Cespedes hit a two-run homer that broke a scoreless tie in the eighth inning.
David West scored 21 points and Lance Stephenson had his league-best fifth triple-double of the season, leading Indiana past Oklahoma City 102-97 Sunday — putting the Pacers one win away from clinching the Eastern Conference’s top seed.
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Overall the $99 Fire TV is not that different from numerous other streaming adapters that do essentially the same thing, including some that cost half as much.
Panera will begin updating its ordering system nationwide this year so customers can order online or on their mobile devices and their food will be ready when they want it.
With each passing month, entrepreneurs are rolling out new technology for consumers to buy and store bitcoin, shop online with the virtual currency and send it to friends.
Last fall, three solar- and wind-powered mirrors that move in concert with the sun started training a beam of sunlight into the town square of a little Norwegian town shadowed by mountains.
With unprecedented wealth flowing into charitable work, Jeff Raikes says he will work to ensure that the money makes a real difference.