LOS ANGELES (AP) - The giant wholesaler that provides drinking water for half the California population has run through two-thirds of its stored supplies as the state contends with a punishing drought.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Kris Jenner is ending her 22-year year marriage to Olympic gold medalist Bruce Jenner.
SURUC, Turkey (AP) - Fierce fighting Monday between the Islamic State militant group and Kurdish forces just over the border in Syria brought the battle closer to Turkey, triggering a surge of tens of thousands of refugees and raising pressure for the government to step up efforts to take on the Sunni extremists.
Day or night, the lights inside cell 135C of central New Mexico's Valencia County Detention Center were always on.
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) - Prosecutors and defense lawyers in the Colorado theater shootings case urged the judge on Monday to bar cameras from the courtroom during the trial, saying witnesses could be harassed and threatened because of the coverage.
DETROIT (AP) - The death toll from crashes involving General Motors small cars with faulty ignition switches is at least 21.
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is "obviously concerned" about a weekend White House breach by an ex-soldier with a small knife who scaled a fence, sprinted across the lawn and entered the mansion before being arrested, a spokesman says.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Fewer Americans bought homes in August, as investors retreated from real estate and first-time buyers remained scarce.
NEW YORK (AP) - Here's something the folks at Disney can take real pride in: "The Lion King" is the top ticket of all time.
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) - A man authorities believe is the last person seen with a University of Virginia student before she disappeared is being sought on arrest warrants charging him with reckless driving.
FREETOWN, Sierra Leone (AP) - Streets in Sierra Leone's capital bustled again Monday after an unprecedented nationwide shutdown during which officials said more than 1 million households were checked for Ebola patients and given information on the deadly disease. But the government delayed an announcement on how many new cases had been discovered.
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - NASA's Maven spacecraft arrived at Mars late Sunday after a 442 million-mile journey that began nearly a year ago.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Light rain and cooler temperatures helped firefighters makes advances Sunday against a huge Northern California wildfire that has destroyed nearly three-dozen structures.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Although Huston Street is never pleased about giving up a ninth-inning homer, the veteran closer thinks he learned something he can use next month in games that matter a bit more.
CHICAGO (AP) - The Los Angeles Dodgers were looking ahead to a matchup with the division-rival Giants when they pushed Dan Haren back a day.
HAVANA (AP) - Cuba said Monday that it has a right to grant asylum to U.S. fugitives, the clearest sign yet that the communist government has no intention of extraditing America's most-wanted woman despite the warming of bilateral ties.
WASHINGTON (AP) North Korea experienced sweeping and progressively worse Internet outages extending into Monday, with one computer expert saying the country's online access is "totally down." The White House and the State Department declined to say whether the U.S. government was responsible.
VATICAN CITY (AP) - To the Catholic Church's "seven deadly sins," Pope Francis has added the "15 ailments of the Curia."
A timeline of events in the hours before and moments after two New York Police Department officers were killed in their cruiser Saturday by Ismaaiyl Brinsley, a 28-year-old man who vowed online to shoot two "pigs" in retaliation for the police chokehold death of Eric Garner.
PHOENIX (AP) - Young immigrants protected from deportation under an Obama administration policy started applying Monday for Arizona driver's licenses after a judge barred the state from denying the privilege.
ATLANTA (AP) - As the holiday shopping season winds down, FedEx, UPS and online retailers are using the last few days to try to avoid the problems that occurred last year when severe winter weather and a surge in late orders from shoppers caused delivery delays.
PITTSBURGH (AP) - The parks director of a Pennsylvania township who helped subdue a gunman charged with killing three people at a municipal meeting last year is among 19 people being honored with medals and cash from the Pittsburgh-based Carnegie Heroes Fund Commission.
BOSTON (AP) - The Kennedy Presidential Library wants to remind the world that not even the threat of thermonuclear conflict can stop Santa Claus from making his rounds.
AUBURN, Calif. (AP) - Deputies shot and killed a man who holed up inside a burning house in Northern California and fired more than 100 rounds at officers and neighboring houses for several hours, authorities said.
NEW YORK (AP) - Big-city police departments and union leaders around the country are warning the rank and file to wear bulletproof vests and avoid making inflammatory posts on social media in the days after a man ambushed two officers and shot them to death inside their patrol car.
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) - A Palestinian border official says Egypt has opened its border crossing with the Gaza Strip for the first time in two months, offering temporary relief to Palestinians seeking to leave the coastal enclave.
LODI, N.J. (AP) - Authorities say the northern New Jersey strip club that was used for filming of "The Sopranos" has been robbed of $30,000.
NEW YORK (AP) - Tom Brokaw says his cancer is in remission.
PARIS (AP) - A driver deliberately slammed his car into crowds around the city of Dijon in eastern France on Sunday, raising concerns at a time when Islamic extremists are calling for attacks in France.
NEW YORK (AP) - Civil rights leaders Sunday condemned the ambush killings of two New York police officers and expressed fear that the backlash over the bloodshed could derail the protest movement that has grown out of the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.