SINGAPORE (AP) - The longer the Ebola outbreak rages in West Africa, the greater chance a traveler infected with the virus touches down in an Asian city.
ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) - Google executive Alan Eustace broke the sound barrier and set several skydiving records over the southern New Mexico desert early Friday after taking a big leap from the edge of space.
LONDON (AP) - Jack Bruce was part Mississippi Delta and part Carnaby Street. In his glorious heyday as bassist and lead vocalist of 1960s power trio Cream he helped create a sound that combined American blues and psychedelia to thrill audiences throughout the world.
SURUC, Turkey (AP) - Just over a year ago, Afshin Kobani was a teacher. Now, the Kurdish Syrian woman has traded the classroom for the front lines in the battle for Kobani, a town besieged by fighters from the Islamic State extremist group.
ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) - The fumes, reeking of gasoline, poured from the white Kia SUV as soon as an emergency medical technician broke one of the rear windows. Inside, the body of a dark-haired young woman with a beauty mark on her left cheek reclined in the driver's seat, keys dangling from the ignition.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Bryan Stow hollered "Play ball!" and the sellout crowd roared.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - One of the largest gold nuggets in modern times pulled from Northern California's Gold Country has sold to a secret buyer.
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - Rangers at Yosemite National Park are in a constant battle to keep wild black bears - with their ultra-keen noses and powerful paws and jaws - far away from humans.
NEW YORK (AP) - A nurse who treated Ebola patients in Sierra Leone is the first test case of quarantine policies now in effect in three states over heightened fears the deadly virus could be spread by health care workers returning to the United States.
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Iran hanged a woman on Saturday who was convicted of murdering a man she alleged was trying to rape her, drawing swift international condemnation for a prosecution several countries described as flawed.
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Anaheim police say they have arrested two men in the killing of a 9-year-old girl who was shot while playing outside her apartment.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - For over 1 million Californians, the Nov. 4 election is over. That's because they've already voted.
MARYSVILLE, Wash. (AP) - A high school worker tried to stop a gunman who opened fire on a crowded lunchroom north of Seattle, killing one girl and badly wounding four others, authorities said Saturday.
BEIJING (AP) - A coal mine shaft collapsed in northwestern China, killing 16 miners, an official said Saturday, highlighting the persistence of safety problems in the industry despite a leveling off of demand.
SACRAMENTO (AP) - A man suspected of killing two deputies during a shooting rampage in Northern California was deported twice to Mexico and had a drug conviction, federal authorities said Saturday.
TOKYO (AP) - Japan's prime minister said Sunday he was "speechless" after an online video purportedly showed that one of two Japanese hostages of the extremist Islamic State group had been killed, and he demanded the release of the other.
Kia Motors America is recalling nearly 87,000 of its 2014 Forte sedans because of faulty equipment that could cause the cars to catch fire.
SAN DIEGO (AP) - The body of a missing 20-year-old college student has been found in the waters off Mexico by his father, who was searching for him from a plane.
MADRID (AP) - Spanish National Police arrested four suspected jihadis Saturday in the country's North African enclave of Ceuta who allegedly had formed a terror cell and were ready to carry out an attack, the Interior Ministry said.
DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) - The global economic outlook just got brighter after this week's big stimulus from the European Central Bank, leading policymakers from around the world said Saturday.
WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal agriculture officials say they have found avian influenza in a commercial turkey flock in central California.
TOKYO (AP) - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe angrily demanded Sunday that the extremist Islamic State group release a Japanese journalist it is holding hostage after a new online video purported to show that another hostage had been killed.
BOSTON (AP) - Parts of the Northeast got their first real taste of winter Saturday as a storm crawling up the coast left a slushy, snowy coating on New York City and Philadelphia before moving into New England.
ATLANTA (AP) - A Texas lawmaker would strip the salaries from government officials who honor same-sex marriage licenses.
ROCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - A New Hampshire woman got a surprise at a Burger King drive-thru: a bag full of cash instead of food.
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) - A top U.N. official in the fight against Ebola greeted just three patients at one treatment center he visited this week in Sierra Leone. Families in Liberia are no longer required to cremate the remains of loved ones to halt the spread of the virulent disease.
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - As outdoor recreation companies increasingly cater to skiers and snowboarders who like to venture beyond the groomed slopes at ski resorts and tackle backcountry terrain, they've put a special emphasis on gear and equipment to keep people safe in case of avalanches.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - To those who know and love the Grand Canyon, the names of its historic lodges are synonymous with the national park itself.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The fair-like atmosphere of Coachella's Neon Carnival party is making a road trip to the Super Bowl.
WHITEVILLE, N.C. (AP) - For the first time in nearly 40 years, Joseph Sledge woke up behind bars with a chance of becoming a free man.