Huge magma chamber spied under Yellowstone supervolcano

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Scientists have spied a vast reservoir of hot, partly molten rock beneath the supervolcano at Yellowstone National Park that’s big enough to fill the Grand Canyon 11 times over. The newly discovered magma chamber — located 12 to 28 miles...
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More than 12 hurt as stage collapses at Indiana high school

Capt. Charles Hollowell, left, of the Westfield Police Department said Thursday night April 24, 2015 that authorities don’t have an exact number of injuries but are certain more than 12 were hurt. He says at least one person was critically injured after the stage gave way...
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Questioning by US judge puts Arizona sheriff in tough spot

FILE – In this Jan. 9, 2013 file photo, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio speaks with the media in Phoenix. Arpaio begins a four-day hearing Tuesday, April 21, that could bring him fines, damage his credibility and make him politically vulnerable for his acknowledged...

Huge magma chamber spied under Yellowstone supervolcano

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Scientists have spied a vast reservoir of hot, partly molten rock beneath the supervolcano at Yellowstone National Park. It’s big enough to fill the Grand Canyon 11 times over. The gigantic magma chamber is four times bigger and much deeper than...
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Arizona sheriff reveals investigation into judge’s wife

FILE – In this Jan. 9, 2013 file photo, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio speaks with the media in Phoenix. Arpaio begins a four-day hearing Tuesday, April 21, that could bring him fines, damage his credibility and make him politically vulnerable for his acknowledged...
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Boston transit agency offers free rides because of snow woes

Riders board a trolly Friday, April 24, 2015, in Boston, on the day when the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority let people ride for free as a goodwill gesture following a winter of disastrous breakdowns. (AP Photo/Bill Sikes) Riders board a trolly Friday, April 24, 2015,...
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More than 12 hurt as stage collapses at Indiana high school

Capt. Charles Hollowell, left, of the Westfield Police Department said Thursday night April 24, 2015 that authorities don’t have an exact number of injuries but are certain more than 12 were hurt. He says at least one person was critically injured after the stage gave way...
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Arizona sheriff reveals investigation into judge’s wife

FILE – In this Jan. 9, 2013 file photo, Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio speaks with the media in Phoenix. Arpaio begins a four-day hearing Tuesday, April 21, that could bring him fines, damage his credibility and make him politically vulnerable for his acknowledged...
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Baltimore police transport under scrutiny after death

Members of the Baltimore Police Department stand guard outside the department’s Western District police station during a protest for Freddie Gray, Thursday, April 23, 2015, in Baltimore. Gray died from spinal injuries about a week after he was arrested and transported in a...
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More than 12 hurt as stage collapses at Indiana high school

Capt. Charles Hollowell, left, of the Westfield Police Department said Thursday night April 24, 2015 that authorities don’t have an exact number of injuries but are certain more than 12 were hurt. He says at least one person was critically injured after the stage gave way...