Updated: 09/16/2013 - The awaited attempt to pull the crippled Costa Concordia upright from its side off Italy's Tuscan coast is under way.
Updated: 09/16/2013 - The new Miss America says she's delighted the pageant embraces diversity.
Posted: 09/15/2013 - Firefighters have extinguished New Jersey beachfront boardwalk blaze.
Posted: 09/15/2013 - Attorney General Eric Holder and former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will be among those gathered in Birmingham to mark the 50th anniversary of a Ku Klux Klan bombing that killed four girls at the 16th Street Baptist Church.
Posted: 09/15/2013 - Guinness World Records says the former musician and coal miner certified as the world's oldest man has died. Salustiano Sanchez-Blazquez was 112.
Updated: 09/15/2013 - Secretary of State John Kerry and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov say they have reached agreement on a framework for Syria to destroy all of its chemical weapons.
Posted: 09/15/2013 - Suzuki is recalling 193,936 cars and SUVs because of a defective air bag sensor in the front passenger seat.
Posted: 09/14/2013 - Governor Chris Christie plans to allow $15 million in state aid go to businesses damaged by the massive boardwalk fire.
Posted: 09/14/2013 - Colorado officials have raised the death toll from this week's flooding to four after a woman's body was found in Boulder.
Posted: 09/14/2013 - Authorities say a Greyhound bus has overturned on an interstate in southwest Ohio and 34 people have been hurt, with injuries ranging from minor to severe.
Posted: 09/13/2013 - Hawaiian woman's last name has 36 letters, 19 syllables.
Updated: 09/12/2013 - J.K. Rowling's world of wizardry is coming back to the big screen -- but without Harry Potter.
Posted: 09/10/2013 - President says U.S. can't be world's policeman, but can prevent Syrians from being gassed.
Posted: 09/10/2013 - President Barack Obama has agreed to discussions at the United Nations Security Council on a proposal from Russia to secure Syria's chemical weapons stockpiles.
Updated: 09/10/2013 - Syria says it accepted Russian weapons proposal
Updated: 09/10/2013 - Gov. Rick Snyder says the death of a Michigan state trooper is a "grim reminder" of the dangers involved with protecting the public.
Posted: 09/09/2013 - Only 1 in 5 Americans believe that failing to respond to chemical weapons attacks in Syria would embolden other rogue governments