Obama to Tour Tornado Devastation
President Barack Obama will tour communities in Arkansas that were hit hard recently by severe tornadoes, a visit that also has political implications for the state.
Pilot Dies as Plane Crashes at California Air Show
A pilot who had thrilled audiences for decades with acrobatic stunts was killed when his vintage biplane crashed upside-down on a runway at a Northern California air show.
Acrobats Fall in Accident at Rhode Island Circus
A platform collapsed during an aerial hair-hanging stunt at a circus performance Sunday, sending eight entertainers plummeting to the ground. Nine were seriously injured in the fall, including a dancer below.
Obamacare to Gridlock are Fair Game for Obama’s Jokes
From the bungled rollout of "Obamacare" to New Jersey gridlock to the hue of John Boehner's tan, all was fair game for President Barack Obama and his spirited but pointed humor when he took center stage as comedian in chief.
Police: NY Man Fires Shots in AC Hotel Room
Atlantic City authorities say a man fired shots inside his room at the Borgata Hotel Casino and Spa then assaulted a medic who responded to the scene.
New Jersey Hermit Crab Forecasts Early Summer
People look to the groundhog to predict the arrival of spring. But in one Jersey shore town, it's a hermit crab that prognosticates the arrival of summer.
Seoul Subway Trains Crash
A subway train plowed into another train stopped at a station in South Korea's capital on Friday, causing minor injuries for scores of people, a city official said.
More Than 100 Injured in Florida Jail Explosion
A gas explosion at a jail has injured 100 to 150 inmates and corrections officers, a county spokeswoman said.
Man Dies of Heart Attack after Botched Execution
Oklahoma prison officials halted an inmate's execution on Tuesday after a new drug combination left the man writhing and clenching his teeth on the gurney, before he later died of a heart attack.
Before Resigning, Congressman Hired Law Firm
A south Jersey congressman hired a law firm to help with an ethics probe he was facing just before he resigned earlier this year.