American Airlines, the third-largest US carrier, and its parent AMR Corp filed for bankruptcy protection.
Michael Jackson's personal physician, Conrad Murray, on Tuesday was sentenced to four years in jail and denied probation for his conviction.
Doris Day returns to the US record world she conquered more than 60 years ago with a new album, My Heart.
A woman suspected of dousing fellow Walmart shoppers with pepper spray has turned herself in.
Bargain hunters flocked to US stores late Thursday and overnight Friday, searching for deals while fretting about their own shaky economic well-being.
Thanksgiving Day is a time to give thanks for the harvest and express gratitude.
A Southern California teenager pleaded guilty to second-degree murder for killing a gay student during a computer lab class 3 years ago.
A former employee of author Mark Twain's Connecticut home who admitted to embezzling more than $1 million from it in a long-running scheme.
A growing number of US kids say they have been picked on via text messaging, including having rumors spread about them or been threatened.
Police say they've arrested the mother of a 5-year-old Arizona girl who has been missing without a trace for more than a month.
Stan Lee is aiming his powers at the Web, where the legendary creator of Marvel comic characters.
More than 1,000 Occupy Chicago demonstrators joined forces afternoon,answering the call for an International "Jobs Not Cuts"Day of Action.