CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - A SpaceX cargo ship is rocketing toward the International Space Station.
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Secret Service chief has stepped-up security outside the White House after a man with a knife who jumped the fence made it into the presidential residence before being apprehended, officials said Saturday.
CANADENSIS, Pa. (AP) - The suspect in the deadly ambush at a state police barracks in a remote part of northeastern Pennsylvania remained at large for an eighth day Saturday as police appeared to have narrowed their search, largely shutting down the area where he lived with his parents but leaving neighbors with few answers about what's going on just outside their front doors.
BALTIMORE (AP) - More than 7,000 fans showed up to exchange their Ray Rice jerseys for those of other Ravens players during a two-day event at Baltimore's home team officials said Saturday.
NEW YORK (AP) - Emmy-winning actress and singer Polly Bergen, who in a long career played the terrorized wife in the original "Cape Fear" and the first woman president in "Kisses for My President," died Saturday, according to her publicist. She was 84.
SAN LUIS OBISPO (AP) - Two state prison guards face charges in the killing of a Paso Robles vineyard manager during a fight outside a San Luis Obispo County bar earlier this month.
JULIAN (AP) - The San Diego Sheriff's Department says it found the body of a man next to a plane wreck in a remote area of Anza-Borrego Desert State Park.
BEAVER DAM, Wis. (AP) - Sprint car driver Scott Semmelmann was killed in a wreck during practice for a race Saturday night at Beaver Dam Raceway.
WASHINGTON (AP) - A college dropout from Florida. A nurse's aide from Denver. The owner of a pizza-and-wings joint from upstate New York.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a bill allowing local governments to impose a vehicle registration surcharge to pay for bike lanes and trails.
AUBURN (AP) - State officials say some 55 tons of trash was removed from the California's drought-stricken waterways during the Great Sierra River Cleanup.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Authorities were on the hunt Saturday for five men who escaped from a central California jail.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama's military campaign against the Islamic State group already has extended beyond the limits he first outlined.
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - A former Caracas police chief whose decade-long imprisonment had rallied Venezuela's opposition has been released from jail on humanitarian grounds to continue serving a 30-year sentence at home.
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) - Mediators of the conflict in South Sudan say there is renewed fighting there between government and rebel troops.
TORRANCE (AP) - A woman accused of killing four people, including a 6-year-old boy, while running her car into pedestrians outside a California church appeared in court Friday cuffed to a gurney and pleaded not guilty to vehicular manslaughter charges.
PAHOA, Hawaii (AP) - Lava flowing in a rural Hawaii town continues to slow down and is estimated to reach a shopping center in about eight days.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - When a group claiming credit for the hacking of Sony Pictures Entertainment threated violence against theaters showing "The Interview" earlier this week, the fate of the movie's big-screen life was all but sealed.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The list of contenders for best foreign film got a bit smaller Friday as the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences announced the nine features that will advance to the next round of voting.
DENVER (AP) - The parents of Colorado theater shooter James Holmes pleaded Friday for his life to be spared through a plea bargain - a move that rekindled the long-running, emotional debate about whether the horrific details of the mass killing should be played out at his upcoming trial.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama praised the reopening of diplomatic relations with Cuba on Friday but said he doesn't expect it to bring overnight change on the island, a quick end to the U.S. economic embargo or the likelihood that he will soon visit the communist nation.
REDONDO BEACH (AP) - A 6-year-old boy whose mother and two other women were killed when a motorist slammed into a crowd outside a California church has also died from his injuries, authorities said early Friday.
COLLEGE PARK, Ga. (AP) - A former first-round draft pick of the Los Angeles Angels, Ryan Bolden, was killed in an argument that started over candy.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Americans are skeptical that the benefits of the heralded drone revolution will outweigh the risks to privacy and safety, although a majority approve of using small, unmanned aircraft for dangerous jobs or in remote areas, according to a new Associated Press-GfK poll.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) - A California man has been charged with murder in the 1989 stabbing death of a 35-year-old woman in Orange County after a new cold case team re-examined the killing, officials said Thursday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Investigators have determined that arson caused a massive fire that reduced an unfinished apartment complex in downtown Los Angeles to a block of charred wood.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Court records show Kris and Bruce Jenner have finalized their divorce, but they won't be officially single until March.
ATLANTA (AP) - Companies across the globe are on high alert to tighten up network security to avoid being the next company brought to its knees by hackers like those that executed the dramatic cyberattack against Sony Pictures Entertainment.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - The circus will stop coming to Oakland in a few years after a tool used by elephant handlers was banned in the city.
BOSTON (AP) - Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev returned to court Thursday for the first time since he was arraigned in July 2013, and he received a shout of encouragement from the mother-in-law of a man who was shot and killed while being questioned by law enforcement after the bombings.