Man accused in Oklahoma beheading scheduled for plea hearing

AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — An Oklahoma man accused of beheading a co-worker and attacking another person at a food processing plant is...

Costs of celebrity college commencement speakers can add up

AP Photo/Evan Vucci BOSTON (AP) — When colleges pick their graduation speakers, many strive to put a celebrity behind the podium. It can bring...

LA-area light rail now reaches from distant suburbs to sea

AP Photo/Nick Ut LOS ANGELES (AP) — A light rail line is about to extend across metropolitan Los Angeles to the Pacific for the first time since the...

New Mexico pushes for remedies in wake of mine waste spill

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The federal government and Colorado have made little progress in remedying damages from the 2015 release of millions of...

Hearing set for suspect in killing of former Saints star

AP Photo/Bill Kostroun NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The suspect in the April shooting death of retired New Orleans Saints defensive end Will Smith is set for a...

San Francisco police chief out after yet another shooting

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The death of a young black woman in a stolen car proved to be the last in a series of shootings and racially tinged scandals...