Grizzly kills mountain biker near Glacier National Park

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A grizzly bear attacked and killed a 38-year-old mountain biker Wednesday as he was riding along a trail just outside Glacier...

Teen dies after being shot in face while playing with gun

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A 13-year-old Philadelphia boy who was playing with a gun with several other teens has died after he was shot in the face….

LA votes to put $1.2 billion homeless measure on ballot

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles City Council voted Wednesday to place a $1.2 billion bond measure before voters to raise money to fight...

Alaska governor limits annual oil-wealth checks to $1,000

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Facing a multibillion-dollar deficit, Alaska's governor on Wednesday cut in half the annual checks that give all...

Woman shot by husband at Denver office building dies

DENVER (AP) — A man who killed his estranged wife and himself at a busy downtown Denver office building had become increasingly mentally unstable and...

Phoenix to consider closing hiking trails in extreme heat

PHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix is considering closing its 41 trailheads during extreme temperatures in an effort to prevent deaths and rescues in the desert...