Two small planes carrying a total of five passengers collided in mid-air in Alaska Wednesday morning, the Alaska Dispatch News reported.
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President Barack Obama shortened the prison sentences of 111 convicts serving time for drug-related offenses in his second round of clemency grants this month, the White House said on Tuesday.
They are rearing rainbow trout again at the Willow Beach National Fish Hatchery in northwest Arizona. A but a collaborative effort by federal, state and local government officials and agencies funded repairs to put the trout portion of the hatchery back in operation two weeks ago.
The Islamic State group said Tuesday that its spokesman and senior commander has been killed while overseeing military operations in northern Syria, and threatened to avenge his death.
A Kingman woman who police said pointed a shotgun at an officer was shot and killed in this northwest Arizona community Monday.
The remains of a suspected homicide victim were recovered from under a slab of concrete and dirt in the backyard of a north Kingman home Monday night.
The Agriculture Department said Tuesday it had closed offices in five states after receiving anonymous threats that it considered serious.
Construction crews worked through the night to build a tent complex to host an Italian state funeral Tuesday in Amatrice after outraged residents rejected the government’s plan to hold the service in a distant airport hangar.
Apple will have to pay up to $14.5 billion plus interest in back taxes to Ireland after the European Union found Tuesday that the U.S. technology giant received illegal tax benefits over 11 years.
A tropical weather system off the coast of North Carolina’s Outer Banks is expected to strengthen in the next day, bringing winds up to 45 mph and heavy rains that could flood low-lying areas.