- Jersey shore readies for 1st post-Sandy summer
SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) — Visitors to the Jersey shore this weekend will find many of their favorite beaches and boardwalks ready for summer, thanks to a massive rebuilding effort after Superstorm Sandy.
- Medical examiner: 24 dead in Oklahoma twister
MOORE, Okla. (AP) — Emergency crews combed the sticks and rubble remains of an Oklahoma City suburb Tuesday morning less than a day after a massive tornado slammed through the community, flattening homes and demolishing an elementary school. At least 24 people were killed, including at least seven children, and those numbers were expected to climb.
- Teen star Zendaya finishes 1st on 'Dancing' finals
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Four finalists are vying for the "Dancing With the Stars" title, and just one point separates the top two contestants.
- Death in Zimbabwe results in unusual US charge
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — The facts laid out by prosecutors are plain: In 2008, a U.S. government employee on assignment in Zimbabwe drove through the capital of Harare in his government-issued Toyota Land Cruiser and struck and killed a 34-year-old Zimbabwe man.
- Conn. foster mom pleads guilty for spoon-spanking
NORWICH, Conn. (AP) — A foster mother faces 100 days in prison after acknowledging she spanked a 4-year-old girl with a wooden spoon.