Updated: 04/11/2014 - The bus was carrying more than 40 high school students on their way to visit Humboldt State University when it was struck by the FedEx tractor-trailer Thursday.
Updated: 04/11/2014 - President Barack Obama praised outgoing Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius for helping to steer his health care law's comeback after a rocky rollout, even as he nominated a successor aimed at helping the White House move past the political damage.
Updated: 04/10/2014 - Columbus Police Sgt. Elrico Alli says a 14-year-old boy was shot in the leg and is in critical condition. A 20-year-old man also was shot in the foot and is hospitalized in stable condition. Neither has ties to the grade school.
Posted: 04/10/2014 - CBS announced Thursday that "The Colbert Report" host will replace Letterman when he retires next year. Colbert is signed for five years.
Posted: 04/10/2014 - Family Dollar says it will be cutting jobs and closing about 370 underperforming stores as it looks for ways to improve its financial performance. It says it will also cut prices on about 1,000 basic items.
Updated: 04/09/2014 - A new poll finds a sharp increase in the number of Americans who consider the Bible merely the teachings of men rather than the word of God.
Posted: 04/09/2014 - A car smashed into an Orlando-area day care Wednesday, killing a child and injuring 14 others, at least 12 of them children, authorities said.
Posted: 04/09/2014 - The initiative dubbed "NBC Comedy Playground" will give up to 10 finalists the chance to create pilots and a formal presentation.
Posted: 04/09/2014 - The frustrating month-long search for the Malaysian jetliner received a tremendous boost when a navy ship detected two more signals that most likely emanated from the aircraft's black boxes. The Australian official coordinating the search expressed hope Wednesday that the wreckage will soon be found.
Posted: 04/08/2014 - In a letter to GM's top lawyer sent Tuesday, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration imposed its maximum allowable fine for the delay of $7,000 per day. That adds up to $28,000 so far, and the fines will continue to accrue until GM responds.
Updated: 04/07/2014 - Actor Mickey Rooney, a Hollywood legend whose career spanned more than 80 years, has died. He was 93.
Posted: 04/05/2014 - The Australian-led joint agency coordinating the search for the missing Malaysian jetliner says electronic pulse signals reportedly detected by a Chinese ship in the southern Indian Ocean are consistent with those of an aircraft's "black box."
Posted: 04/05/2014 - A judge sentenced a South Carolina woman to 20 years in prison Friday for killing her 6-week-old daughter with what prosecutors say was an overdose of morphine delivered through her breast milk.
Posted: 04/05/2014 - The disapppearance of pyrotechnics from a music festival staging area prompted authorities to boost security at all National Collegiate Athletic Association Final Four venues, Dallas police said Friday.
Posted: 04/05/2014 - Afghans flocked to polling stations nationwide on Saturday, defying a threat of violence by the Taliban to cast ballots in what promises to be the nation's first democratic transfer of power.
Posted: 04/04/2014 - Tyson Foods Inc. is recalling more than 75,000 pounds of chicken nugget products that may be contaminated with “extraneous materials,” officials announced Friday.
Posted: 04/04/2014 - Called Evzio, it's a device that automatically injects the right dose of the drug naloxone, a long-used antidote for opioid overdoses.
Posted: 04/04/2014 - Officials say sparks from a welding operation next to a Boston brownstone caused the blaze that killed two firefighters last week.