Correction: GOP 2016-Cruz-White Turnout story

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) — In a story Feb. 5 about presidential candidate Ted Cruz's turnout strategy, The Associated Press reported erroneously that political strategist Matthew Dowd is a Republican. He is an...

Jury awards $5.7M to victim of Irvine drug-planting couple

SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — An Orange County couple was ordered to pay $5.7 million for planting drugs in the car of a former PTA president in a failed bid to have her arrested.

A jury on Friday made the award...

Tests show few high lead readings in Ohio village's water

SEBRING, Ohio (AP) — Regulators say lead levels in tap water have been below the federal allowable limit in 96 percent of the samples tested this past week in a northeast Ohio village.

The Ohio Environmental...

Sinkhole opens in Phoenix area, person killed identified

QUEEN CREEK, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say a 60-year-old farm worker was killed after a sinkhole opened near a field on the outskirts of Phoenix.

The Maricopa County Sheriff's Office has identified the man as...

Iggy Azalea: I have more belief in myself as a trendsetter

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — As Iggy Azalea readies the release of her sophomore album, the rapper says she's feeling more self-assured and less worried about being or sounding cool.

"I think I'm more confident, and...

Ex-'Survivor' contestant charged with possessing child porn

CLARKSTON, Mich. (AP) — Michigan authorities have charged a former "Survivor" contestant with possessing child pornography and running Ponzi scheme.

Michael Skupin was arraigned Friday in Oakland County on a...

Viewers' Guide: Trump returns as urgency grows for others

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — With one presidential election contest over and the next three days away, there was a new sense of urgency for the Republican candidates ahead of Saturday night's final debate before New...

That Iowa couple Christie talks about? They voted for Rubio.

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — An Iowa couple whose son is heading to Iraq made such an impression on Republican presidential hopeful Chris Christie that he's made them a staple of his New Hampshire campaign speech this...