DETROIT (AP) — General Motors product development chief Mary Barra has been named the company's new CEO, the first female head of a U.S. car company.
NEW YORK (AP) — A few years ago, Kyle Riabko found himself in the most intimidating of places on Earth for a young singer-songwriter.
FOREST PARK, Ga. (AP) — Police south of Atlanta are on the lookout for two gunmen who stole Christmas presents and electronic items from a 9-year-old boy and his grandparents.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Eleanor Parker, who was nominated for Academy Awards three times for her portrayals of strong-willed women and played a scheming baroness in "The Sound of Music," has died at 91.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — There's new never-before-heard music coming from Johnny Cash.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The State Funding Board will meet today to hear economists' revenue estimates for the upcoming budget year.
FLORENCE, Ala. (AP) — The National Weather Service has canceled a winter weather advisory for north Alabama, but many schools are still opening late.
The W Road will be closed from 9 a.m. until noon today for maintenance, according to the Hamilton County Highway Department.
Normal Park Museum Magnet Principal Jill Levine is among three principals selected for the U.S. Department of Education’s first Principal Ambassador Fellows.
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WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans blocked immediate approval of a mountain of mostly minor nominations by President Barack Obama late Monday in the aftermath of last month's Democratic move weakening the minority party's traditional ability to block most presidential appointments.
LOS ANGELES — Federal officials say 18 current and former Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies saw themselves as being "above the law," engaging in corruption and civil rights abuses that included beating inmates and visitors, falsifying reports, and trying to block an FBI probe of the nation's largest jail system.
BRADLEY COUNTY, Tenn. — The TBI is investigating what they consider a suspicious death in Bradley County.
WATERLOO, Iowa — Animal control officials in the Iowa city of Waterloo are seeking a new home for a baby alligator named Chompey.