Ex-NBA star Shaquille O’Neal has apologized to a Detroit man with a rare disorder for making fun of his appearance in an online post.
The hunt for the wreckage of Malaysian Flight 370 continues after an Australian-based exploration program dismissed survey claims that plane remnants had been found in the Bay of Bengal.
The congressional push by Senate Democrats to raise the minimum wage to $10.10 over 30 months, “a cornerstone of President Barack Obama’s economic plans,” has been derailed by Republicans.
A Canadian lumberer is accused of shooting two people dead and injuring two others at a Western Forest Products sawmill on Vancouver Island.
Authorities were evacuating numerous buildings Wednesday afternoon after several CSX tanker cars carrying crude oil derailed in downtown Lynchburg, Va., and caught fire along the James River, city officials said.
Florida State’s Heisman Trophy quarterback Jameis Winston was issued a civil citation after sheriff’s deputies say he walked out of a supermarket without paying for $32 worth of crab legs and crawfish.
A mother in Washington is one of a handful upset that their child was told to pick cotton as a class activity. Redmond Middle School students were handed cotton plants last Friday and told to pick it “to see what it was like to be a slave.”
Providence police have arrested a man who allegedly wielded a potato disguised as a gun during a robbery attempt last week.
Christina Summitt, who works with her sister at a Holiday Inn in Clinton, N.J., was working when a middle-aged couple came in, ordered chicken wings and drinks, stuck around to chat and then left a $1,000 tip.
A Mississippi meteorologist ordered staff at WTVA in Tupelo to evacuate the set as a tornado slammed the city during a live report.