Independent candidate Eliot Cutler said Wednesday that he won't drop out of the heated three-way race for governor despite increasing pressure from voters who view him as a spoiler that will ensure another term for Republican incumbent Paul LePage.
Kansas City exploded for seven runs in the second inning of Game 6 Tuesday night and coasted to a 10-0 shutout of San Francisco. Jeremy Guthrie of the Royals will oppose the Giants' Tim Hudson in Game 7 Wednesday evening.
A small plane lost power after takeoff and crashed into a building while trying to return to the Wichita Mid-Continent Airport on Thursday. Only the pilot was on the plane, but it wasn't immediately clear how many people were inside the building.
A sleep-deprived engineer nodded off at the controls of a commuter train just before taking a 30 mph curve at 82 mph, causing a derailment last year that killed four people and injured more than 70, federal regulators said Tuesday.
The Judicial Council of the United Methodist Church ruled Monday that Rev. Frank Schaefer, who was suspended and defrocked in 2013 for performing his son’s wedding to another man, will be allowed to remain an ordained minister.
Robel Phillipos was convicted of two counts for lying about being in Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's dorm room while two other friends removed a backpack containing fireworks and other potential evidence three days after the bombing.
In Auburn, Maine, police are looking for a 5-foot, 3-inch tall thief wearing a Spider-Man mask, who robbed the Big Apple convenience store early Monday. In California, a gas station thief returned the money he stole.