Striking Verizon workers to return Wednesday; deal inked

Nearly 40,000 striking Verizon employees will return to work Wednesday after reaching a tentative contract agreement that includes 1,300 new call center jobs, nearly 11Read More

FL teen rushed to hospital after shark attack

A Florida teen was rushed to the hospital after a shark attack. Police say the 13-year-old was swimming in the water when the shark bitRead More

AAA sees more than 38 million Memorial Day travelers; cites gas prices, income gains

WASHINGTON (AP) — The lowest gas prices in more than a decade could make this Memorial Day one of the busiest ever on the roads.Read More

Glitch at JFK airport causes hassle for travelers

A computer glitch at JFK airport in New York City caused quite a hassle for thousands of travelers. The glitch required passengers to manually checkRead More

Suicide car bombing kills at least 8 people in Baghdad

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say a suicide car bombing has targeted an army checkpoint in Baghdad, killing at least eight people. A police officerRead More

Bombing in Pakistan wounds 3, including a Chinese national

KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani police official says a roadside bombing in the southern port city of Karachi has wounded three people, including aRead More

Pope presents awards to American actors at Vatican

Pope Francis awarded medals Sunday to American actors Richard Gere and George Clooney, and actress Salma Hayek. The awards were presented at an event heldRead More

Woman receives letters from mother written before she died

A mother who had little time left made sure to leave something behind for her daughter– words of love and guidance. She likely didn’t knowRead More

Package explodes at New York prison guard’s home, burns him

A suspicious package left by a prison guard’s mailbox exploded and seriously burned him when he opened it, authorities said Sunday as they worked toRead More

Shootings at Houston auto shop leave gunman, customer dead

A man came into a Houston auto detail shop and began shooting, killing a man known to be a customer and putting a neighborhood onRead More