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  • Alabama woman convicted in girl's running death dies

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama woman convicted of capital murder in the running death of her 9-year-old granddaughter died Friday less than a year into her life-without-parole sentence for the killing.

    Associated Press
  • 'Star Wars' Producers Charged Over Harrison Ford Accident

    LONDON (AP) — British health authorities announced Thursday they have issued criminal charges against the producers of Star Wars: The Force Awakens over an on-set accident in which Harrison Ford broke his leg.

    Associated Press
  • Boston Bombing Survivor Marries College Sweetheart After Split From First Husband

    Rebekah Gregory, who lost a leg in the attack, has found love again with Chris Varney.

    Inside Edition
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    8 risky foods that can make you sick (8 photos)

    With Valentine’s Day nearly here, aphrodisiacs are on the menu. But while everyone knows that raw oysters present the risk of food poisoning, there are plenty of other seemingly benign foods that can make you sick.  Symptoms of foodborne illnesses include cramps, nausea, diarrhea, vomiting, and…

    Gail Johnson
  • Russia sends brand new cruise missile ship to Syria: report

    Russia has dispatched a new ship armed with cruise missiles to the Mediterranean, the navy announced Saturday, as reports said it is bound for Syria. The Zelyony Dol, a patrol ship armed with Kalibr cruise missiles that only joined the Black Sea fleet in December, departed for the Mediterranean,…

    AFP
  • Teen's Heart Aches For Young Cousin In Midst Of Melodrama

    DEAR ABBY: I am 18 and in my sophomore year of college. A month ago, my family went through some major hardships. It came out that "Uncle Mark" has been cheating on my aunt for years and is moving his mistress to our area. They have two children, a son in elementary school and a daughter, "Dana,"…

    Dear Abby
  • Mom Who Did Nothing as Girl Was Beaten to Death Gets Prison

    A mother accused of doing nothing as her boyfriend beat her 4-year-old daughter to death has been sentenced to four to eight years in prison

    ABC News
  • What happens if Donald Trump wins big in South Carolina?

    Donald Trump is rolling along and gaining momentum. Sen. Ted Cruz (R) of Texas is a fairly distant second at 19.6 percent, with Sen. Marco Rubio (R) of Florida is third at 14.6. There hasn’t been a lot of polling in the Palmetto State but these results are consistent with polls conducted prior to…

    Christian Science Monitor
  • Two teen girls killed at Arizona school in murder-suicide

    Two teenage girls died Friday at a high school in Arizona in what police called a murder-suicide. The 15-year-olds, described as close friends and in a relationship, were found lying next to each other under a covered patio near the cafeteria at Independence High School, near Phoenix, police said…

    AFP
  • High School Students Surprise Teacher With His First Birthday Cake In 10 Years

    Students at Burleson High School in Texas threw Simpler a surprise birthday party after he told them he hadn't had a birthday cake in a decade.

    Inside Edition
  • China urges U.N. action to make North Korea 'pay price'

    By John Irish MUNICH, Germany (Reuters) - China will back a U.N. Security Council resolution to make North Korea "pay the necessary price" for recent rocket launches, its foreign minister told Reuters on Friday, adding the goal was to get Pyongyang back to the negotiating table. Wang Yi also said…

    Reuters
  • The Latest: Faculty asks university's president to resign

    The Latest on the turmoil at Mount St. Mary's University after an uproar over the president's plan to identify freshmen most likely to fail and offer them tuition refunds:

    Associated Press
  • IT HAPPENED TO ME: I Got My First VD on Valentine's Day

    I spent my last Valentine's Day with my first primary genital herpes outbreak — technically, HSV-2. I almost wrote "suffering" there instead of "spent," but I'm not writing this for a pity party; I'm writing it so everyone can celebrate the fact that about a fifth of the population of the US has ...

    xoJane
  • Apple Watch models get huge discounts ahead of March event

    If you haven't been keeping up with the news, a number of very reliable reporters have said that Apple is planning to hold its next big event in March. A brand new iPhone that will potentially be called the iPhone 5se will be unveiled at the event, but Apple is also apparently ready to update its…

    BGR News
  • 95 Burmese Pythons (and Counting) Captured in Everglades

    The Burmese python has worn out its welcome, and its time is nigh. For the second time since 2013, Florida wildlife officials are inviting people near and far to search for Burmese pythons (Python bivittatus) in the Everglades. Depending on where they spot the invasive species, participants can…

    LiveScience.com
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    Teen gets on bus with severed arm after Brooklyn robbery victim runs down assailant in SUV

    A suspect fleeing on foot from an armed street robbery was run down by an SUV driven by his victim in Brooklyn early Friday afternoon, severing the assailant's arm.

    KABC – Los Angeles
  • Trump warns Cruz: Keep attacking and I'll call the lawyers

    GOP front-runner Donald Trump issued a warning on Friday to his nearest rival Ted Cruz after the Texas senator’s campaign began running advertisements alleging the billionaire real estate mogul’s misuse of eminent domain. If Cruz persists with the ads, Trump says he’s going to sue — not over the…

    Yahoo News Digest
  • Syria rebel ambush this week killed 76 regime forces: monitor

    An ambush by Syrian rebels on pro-regime forces near Damascus this week killed 76 fighters, a monitor said Saturday, in one of the deadliest attacks of its kind since the conflict began. Militants from the powerful Jaish al-Islam (Army of Islam) rebel group opened fire last Sunday on around 240…

    AFP
  • Parenting At Ex's House Is An Issue For New Wife

    DEAR ABBY: I am a divorced father who has recently remarried. I have parenting time with my children one weeknight and every other weekend. My children have told me that during the week they prefer doing their homework at their mother's home. They say that by the time I pick them up, prepare dinner…

    Dear Abby