4 dead, hundreds missing after South Korean ferry sinks

Divers are searching the wreckage for any survivors off South Korea's southern coast.

As sub searches for plane, Chinese relatives fume

Robotic submarine goes back into water after technical difficulties.

Report: Sebelius mulling Senate bid in Kansas

New York Times says embattled health chief weighing calls from Democrats to run in Kansas.

Bloomberg pledges $50 million to fight the NRA

Former New York City mayor wants to expand background checks on gun buyers.

Missing Neb. boy, 3, found in toy claw machine

Mother called police to report her son had gotten out of their home while she was in the bathroom.

Case of missing S.D. girls solved after 40 years

Police found the skeletal remains of the girls inside a car last September.

Top 10 ferry disasters worldwide

Storms, overcrowding blamed in many of the world's worst ferry disasters

Doctors, medical staff on drugs put patients at risk

Tens of thousands of doctors, nurses and medical professionals abuse prescription drugs.

Man with 'hoax device' frays nerves at Boston Marathon site

One of the backpacks held a rice cooker, police said.

Casual marijuana use linked to brain changes

Study says marijuana use a few times a week can alter critical brain structures.

Russian flags flying in east Ukraine; defections disputed

A column of armored vehicles flying Russian flags drove into a Ukrainian city controlled by pro-Russia demonstrators Wednesday, dampening th...

Capital murder charges filed in Kansas shootings

Bond was set at $10 million for Frazier Glenn Cross, accused of killing 3 people Sunday.

Chris Christie: Get rid of limits on campaign cash

New Jersey governor backs unlimited campaign donations but more disclosure.

Voices: Why you should consider a community college

The four-year route is not for everyone — and shouldn't be.