Man faces arson charge in huge California wildfire
09/19/2014 03:30 AM CDT - PLACERVILLE, Calif. (AP) — Thousands of firefighters kept a huge and still-growing wildfire from burning homes in Northern California while a man with a long criminal history faced charges of deliberately starting the blaze that drove some 2,800 people from their homes, authorities said. Full Story
Convicted Florida felon kills his 6 grandchildren
09/19/2014 04:35 AM CDT - BELL, Fla. (AP) — A man who spent time in prison a decade ago for the shooting death of his young son killed six of his grandchildren, including an infant, his adult daughter and himself in a rampage at a home where authorities in the small Florida town say they had been called to in the past. Full Story
Driver freed in Stratosphere crash commits suicide
09/19/2014 03:25 AM CDT - LAS VEGAS (AP) — A hotel room suicide of a man who was freed from jail after being accused of intentionally crashing his vehicle into the Stratosphere and declaring he wanted to jump from its tower is raising questions about why he hadn't been charged with a crime and whether he was properly screened for mental illness. Full Story
Glossary of extremists in Mideast and Africa
09/19/2014 02:35 AM CDT - President Barack Obama presses ahead with his campaign to diminish and eventually defeat Islamic State group extremists in Iraq and Syria, but the list of radical Islamic elements the United States and many of its coalition allies are fighting does not stop there. Full Story
French president: First French airstrike destroys depot of Islamic State group in Iraq
09/19/2014 04:24 AM CDT - PARIS (AP) — French president: First French airstrike destroys depot of Islamic State group in Iraq. Full Story
Police: Ambush suspect probably hiding in woods
09/19/2014 01:15 AM CDT - SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania State Police paused to pay tribute to their fallen comrade, then got back to work hunting for the man suspected as his killer — a self-taught survivalist they are trying to flush out of dense, swampy northeastern Pennsylvania woodland. Full Story
Are Avril Lavigne and Chad Kroeger already over?
Nickelback singer reportedly telling people divorce is on the way.