Construction worker plunges to death at Vikings stadium site

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A construction worker plunged about 50 feet to his death at the Minnesota Vikings' new stadium site Wednesday morning while a second worker with him was seriously injured.

Officials were...

Ex-Olympian pens memoir on track career, stint as escort

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Suzy Favor Hamilton said Wednesday that she will release a memoir next month that will touch on the mental health issues that compelled the former U.S. Olympian and University of Wisconsin...

National Zoo says smaller of twin panda cubs has died

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jubilation over the recent birth of panda twins at the National Zoo turned to sadness Wednesday as one of the newborn cubs died after three and a half days.

The zoo's panda mom Mei Xiang...

List of journalists killed on duty in US, Canada since 1976

A Virginia reporter and cameraman were fatally shot Wednesday during a live broadcast. Although journalists covering international conflicts often face significant risks, it's relatively rare for journalists...

Cities say Trump's comments on immigrants in gangs unfounded

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump says gangs in places such as Baltimore, Chicago, St. Louis and Ferguson, Missouri, are populated with "rough dudes" in the country illegally. But...

Fired reporter kills 2 former Virginia co-workers on live TV

By: The Associated Press

MONETA, Va. — A TV reporter and cameraman were shot to death on live television Wednesday by their former colleague, a journalist who also recorded himself carrying out the killings and then posted the video on...

9/11 survivor seen in iconic photo covered in dust dies

BAYONNE, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey woman shown covered in dust in an iconic photo taken after the 2001 terrorist attacks in New York City has died.

Marcy Borders died Monday night after a battle with stomach...

Rubio: Donald Trump won't be Republican nominee

ORFORD, N.H. (AP) — Florida Sen. Marco Rubio says Donald Trump will not be the Republican presidential nominee because his message is not an optimistic one.

Rubio has largely shied away from taking on Trump,...