RSSNational

San Francisco police detain man in human remains case

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Police detained a "person of interest" Friday night who had been shown in photos released earlier in the probe of human r…

2 hours agoLoading…

After historic balloon journey, crew plans landing Saturday

After historic balloon journey, crew plans landing Saturday

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two pilots from the U.S. and Russia have traveled farther and longer in a gas balloon than anyone in history, trying …

4 hours ago Photos

Photos

Loading…

Drive to repeal medical device tax no slam dunk in Congress

Drive to repeal medical device tax no slam dunk in Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — It flew through the Republican-run House in 2012, and a year later 79 of the Democratic-led Senate's 100 members embraced it…

4 hours ago Photos

Photos

Loading…

5 things to know before Obama rolls out his budget Monday

5 things to know before Obama rolls out his budget Monday

WASHINGTON (AP) — A quick quiz:

4 hours agoLoading…

Dueling narratives surround 'Suge' Knight in deadly run-in

Dueling narratives surround 'Suge' Knight in deadly run-in

LOS ANGELES (AP) — As Marion "Suge" Knight sat jailed on suspicion of murder, dueling narratives cast him as attacker and victim in the hip-ho…

4 hours ago Photos

Photos

Loading…

White House grapples with fraught terrorism language

White House grapples with fraught terrorism language

WASHINGTON (AP) — Twice this month, the White House has publicly grappled with the politically fraught language of terrorism.

4 hours agoLoading…

At a glance: Where the GOP contenders stand in the 2016 race

WASHINGTON (AP) — Technically, no big-name Republican has formally declared his candidacy for president in 2016.

4 hours agoLoading…

Mitt Romney bows out of 2016 race after a 3-week test run

Mitt Romney bows out of 2016 race after a 3-week test run

WASHINGTON (AP) — He insists he could win, but Mitt Romney has stepped out of the 2016 presidential contest in favor of the "next generation o…

4 hours ago Photos

Photos

Loading…

Quotations in the News

"I believe that one of our next generation of Republican leaders, one who may not be as well-known as I am today, one who has not yet taken th…

4 hours agoLoading…

Attorney wants mistrial declared in Vanderbilt rape case

Attorney wants mistrial declared in Vanderbilt rape case

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — An attorney for one of the ex-Vanderbilt University football players convicted of raping an unconscious fellow student…

5 hours agoLoading…

NYC to pay $5M to kin of man killed in 'Mafia cops' case

NYC to pay $5M to kin of man killed in 'Mafia cops' case

NEW YORK (AP) — Nicholas Guido was showing off his new car outside his mother's home on Christmas Day 1986 when he was gunned down because he'…

5 hours ago Photos

Photos

Loading…

Rap mogul 'Suge' Knight turns self in in hit-and-run probe

Rap mogul 'Suge' Knight turns self in in hit-and-run probe

LAPD said incident was being investigated as a homicide.

21 hours ago

35 years after boy Etan Patz vanished, murder trial to open

35 years after boy Etan Patz vanished, murder trial to open

Hernandez emerged as a suspect in 2012.

22 hours ago

1st time advertisers make a play with Super Bowl spots

1st time advertisers make a play with Super Bowl spots

NEW YORK (AP) — More Super Bowl ad rookies will be trying to score a touchdown this Sunday.

7 hours ago Photos

Photos

Loading…

10 Super Bowl ads that everyone will be talking about

10 Super Bowl ads that everyone will be talking about

NEW YORK (AP) — It's almost show time.

7 hours ago Photos

Photos

Loading…

What slowing economy? US consumers are in a mood to spend

What slowing economy? US consumers are in a mood to spend

WASHINGTON (AP) — There's a good reason the U.S. economy is impressing the world right now despite a slowdown in the final three months of 201…

7 hours ago Photos

Photos

Loading…

City will pay $3.9M in 2012 NY police shooting of Bronx teen

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City agreed Friday to pay $3.9 million to the family of a black Bronx teenager shot to death by a white police office…

8 hours agoLoading…

Judge: Jury can watch Super Bowl unless Hernandez mentioned

Judge: Jury can watch Super Bowl unless Hernandez mentioned

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) — The 18 New England residents sitting on the jury in the murder trial of former Patriots star Aaron Hernandez will be …

9 hours ago Photos

Photos

Loading…

Rap music mogul 'Suge' Knight arrested in fatal hit-and-run

Rap music mogul 'Suge' Knight arrested in fatal hit-and-run

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Marion "Suge" Knight, the impresario of gangster rap, has long been a perpetrator and victim of the violent life he promote…

10 hours ago Photos

Photos

Loading…

Prison for NYC duo accused of abusing partly paralyzed woman

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City couple accused of battering a partially paralyzed woman and controlling her finances for more than a year has …

10 hours agoLoading…

Father of 1st known surviving US quintuplets dies

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Andrew Fischer was a stock clerk earning less than $100 a week in 1963 when a doctor explained why his pregnant wife'…

10 hours agoLoading…

US mulls Middle East-North Africa category for 2020 census

US mulls Middle East-North Africa category for 2020 census

DETROIT (AP) — The federal government is considering allowing those of Middle Eastern and North African descent to identify as such on the nex…

10 hours ago Photos

Photos

Loading…

Air Force instructor gets 20 years in prison for rapes

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A military jury has sentenced a U.S. Air Force instructor to 20 years in prison for raping two women, including a recruit h…

10 hours agoLoading…

Sheriff: Gun in City Hall shooting came from straw buyer

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The shotgun used by a man who was killed in a confrontation with police outside a City Hall meeting in suburban Minneapolis…

10 hours agoLoading…

Connecticut legislature approves NRA-opposed judge nominee

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut House and Senate have voted overwhelmingly to confirm a state judge nominee who was opposed by the Nati…

10 hours agoLoading…
Activate
Get weekly ads via e-mail

Follow the Arizona Daily Star

Featured businesses

View more...

Deals, offers & events

View more...