US veteran injured in Oakland clashes with police

2011-11-05 12:30:09

A former US Army Ranger and Occupy Oakland protester was in intensive care on Friday after a veterans' group said he was beaten by police during clashes with anti-Wall Street demonstrators this week.

Police confront Oakland protesters with tear gas

2011-11-04 08:07:26

Police in riot gear clashed with protesters in Oakland in the early morning hours on Thursday.

Steve Jobs biography becomes bestseller in US

2011-11-03 10:43:50

"Steve Jobs," the only authorized biography of the Apple co-founder, has sold around 379, 000 copies in the United States in its first week of publication.

Jackson's doctor will not testify in his own defense

2011-11-03 08:12:22

Jurors hearing the involuntary manslaughter case against Michael Jackson's doctor will not hear directly from the man whose fate they will soon be asked to decide.

Power could be out for days in US northeast

2011-11-03 08:12:22

Crews try to restore power to hundreds of thousands of northeasterners.

Protesters block Oakland streets, shut port

2011-11-03 14:33:19

Demonstrators on Wednesday shut down operations at the Port of Oakland, one of the largest container ports in the United States.

Rare Oct snowstorm batters Northeast

2011-10-31 06:33:58

More than 3 million households in the US Northeast lacked power on Sunday as a rare October snowstorm bedeviled transportation and killed at least eight people.

Missing dog turns up 800 km from owner's home

2011-10-29 08:11:57

Jim Arrighi last saw Petey, his 4-year-old Jack Russell terrier, in the backyard of his home in Erin, Tennessee.

Expert to explain Jackson theory

2011-10-29 08:11:57

Jurors hearing the involuntary manslaughter case against Michael Jackson's doctor will hear an alternate version on Friday.

Exotic animals on Ohio farm quarantined

2011-10-28 09:10:58

The six surviving exotic animals freed by their suicidal owner in Ohio will be kept under quarantine at a zoo for now instead of going to the man's widow.

Madoff's wife says couple attempted suicide

2011-10-27 17:06:58

The wife of financial swindler Bernard Madoff said in an interview to be aired on Sunday that the couple attempted suicide by taking pills on Christmas Eve 2008.

High Heel Drag Race in Washington

2011-10-26 16:57:19

While always a lot of fun, the drag races also have a somewhat subversive undertone.