The Burning Man counterculture festival drew a peak crowd of nearly 66,000 celebrants as it neared an end Monday on the northern Nevada desert.
The intergalactic misfits of "Guardians of the Galaxy" are the summer's box-office superheroes.
First things first .... Desmond Hague, the CEO of Centerplate, is about to become the former CEO on Tuesday. If you recall, Hague was caught on video in the despicable act of abusing a defenseless dog in an elevator. Centerplate provides concessions for many stadiums arou
British prosecutors are dropping the case against a couple who ended up in a Spanish jail after they tried to get treatment abroad for their son's severe brain tumor, authorities said Tuesday.
Officials say a Delta Air Lines flight from New York to West Palm Beach was diverted because of a passenger dispute over a reclining seat.
WENATCHEE (AP) — Two hunters found a body Sunday in a remote location north of Leavenworth.
VANCOUVER, Wash. — The Clark County sheriff’s office says a Vancouver woman fabricated a story about being stabbed by a strange man in her own backyard.
1-800-FLOWERS.COM Inc. is buying Harry & David for $142.5 million to help broaden the assortment of foods that its customers can choose as gifts.
U.S. construction spending staged a strong rebound in July, rising by the largest amount in more than two years. All major categories of construction showed gains in an encouraging sign that spending on building projects will help boost the economy in the second half of this year.
U.S. home prices rose in July but at a slower rate compared with earlier this year. The moderating price increases could help support sales.
Fierce clashes in Libya's eastern city of Benghazi between Islamist militiamen and rival forces loyal to a renegade general have killed 31 fighters on both sides, a security official said Tuesday.
The Yemeni president on Tuesday dismissed the Cabinet, firing the prime minister for the first time in two years, while partially reversing an earlier decision to lift fuel subsidies in a bid to end a standoff with Shiite rebels holding anti-government protests across the country.
Four of the five people killed in a small-plane crash north of Denver were identified Monday as a woman and her three children.
Foreign companies in China feel increasingly targeted for unfair enforcement of anti-monopoly and other laws and might cut investment if conditions fail to improve, a U.S. business group said Tuesday.
Could action-packed TV fare make you fat? That's the implication of a new study that found people snacked more watching fast-paced television than viewing a more leisurely paced talk show.
On Wednesday, a historic hearing will be held in the Temple of Justice in Olympia, where the state's Supreme Court is calling state lawmakers to task, asking them to explain why the court shouldn't punish them for failing to make enough progress toward adequately funding public e
At a time of national hand-wringing over police use-of-force, things are calm in Seattle thanks in part to the city’s new top cop Kathleen O'Toole.
Austrian police say they have detained a man suspected of having fought with Islamic extremists in Syria as he was planning to leave the country.