Claire Davis, 17, died Saturday afternoon, her family said. She was shot at point-blank range on December 13 while sitting with a friend at Arapahoe High School in suburban Denver. (Dec. 22)
Families of some of the 270 people who died in the Pan Am Flight 103 bombing 25 years ago gathered for memorial services Saturday in the United States and Britain. (Dec. 21)
Two NASA astronauts sailed through the first of a series of urgent repair spacewalks to revive a crippled cooling line on the International Space Station. (Dec. 21)
Bagpipes played and wreaths were laid in the Scottish town of Lockerbie as the families of those who died in the deadly airliner bombing over the town 25 years ago gathered to remember the victims. (Dec. 21)
Anti-government activists in Syria said forces loyal to President Bashar Assad continued to attack targets in the countryside around Aleppo on Friday. (Dec. 20)
Bundles of gifts for eight needy families have been stolen from a Salvation Army warehouse in North Texas. The bundles filled with items bought by donors from lists hung on Angel Trees were stolen Thursday night in Arlington. Salvation Army spokesman Pat Patey tells the Fort Worth Star-Telegram they'd finished ...
The Portland Zoo is showing off a new 6-week-old river otter pup. The pup is called Zigzag, or ziggy for short - named after the 12-mile-long Sandy River tributary. (Dec. 20)
After spending 10 years in Russian jails for what many in the West believe were trumped-up offenses, Mikhail Khodorkovsky left prison a free man Friday and immediately flew to Germany. (Dec. 20)
The U.S. ship that will serve as the lynchpin for the destruction of Syria's most toxic chemical weapons is preparing to leave Virginia in about two weeks for what will be an unprecedented, complex mission. (Dec. 20)
Former NBA star Dennis Rodman held tryouts Friday for a North Korean team to face a dozen NBA veterans in an exhibition game on leader Kim Jong Un's birthday next month — though he hasn't convinced all the players on the American team that it's safe to come to Pyongyang. ...