Missing red panda found safe after escaping California zoo

By: The Associated Press

EUREKA, Calif. — A red panda that went missing three days ago from a zoo on California's far north coast has been safely located and returned to her home in Eureka.

The Eureka Times Standard reports...

Good Samaritan Tulane student survives death when robber’s gun jams (warning: graphic video)

By: The Associated Press

NEW ORLEANS — Police released surveillance footage of a Tulane University medical student being shot while trying to stop an apparent armed robbery in New Orleans.

According to The Times-Picayune...

Fire breaks out in Chicago's Hancock skyscraper

By: The Associated Press

CHICAGO — Authorities say a fire that broke out about halfway up the John Hancock Center, one of Chicago's tallest skyscrapers, has been put out. Five people were injured.

Flames and thick smoke poured...

10 restaurants in Colorado to get ethnic food that'll blow your mind

By: Onlyinyourstate.com

Are you finding yourself in a food rut? Don’t panic! Just visit one of these 10 Colorado restaurants that promise a break from your regular mealtime routine:

Click here for the list

Storm blankets parts of Midwest with more than foot of snow

CHICAGO (AP) — The first significant wintry storm of the season blanketed parts of the Midwest with a foot of snow and more was on the way Saturday, creating hazardous conditions as some travelers prepared to...

37 senators warn Obama to tell the truth about climate deal

By: John Siciliano, Washington Examiner

A group of more than three dozen senators are pressing President Obama to tell the truth in talks with foreign leaders on any deal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and explain that the ultimate say is with Congress...

Former Denver Nugget J.R. Smith accused of choking student after teen mocked trade

By: Shayna Jacobs and Rocco Parascandola, New York Daily News

Former New York Knicks and Denver Nuggets guard J.R. Smith has been accused of choking a 19-year-old high school student in Chelsea after the younger man quipped about the hoopster's trade to Cleveland.


Woman reunited with dog that vanished 7 years ago in Ohio

By: The Associated Press

HAMILTON, Ohio — A Tennessee resident reunited with her dog that disappeared seven years ago from her old home in Ohio says she can't even describe how happy she was to see her pet.

Mishka was 3 years old...