U.S., Iran accelerate nuclear talks a month before deadline

Published May. 30 2015 @ 3:52am

GENEVA -- A month out from a nuclear deal deadline, the top U.S. and Iranian diplomats are gathering in Geneva this weekend, hoping to bridge differences over how quickly to ease economic sanctions on Tehran and how significantly the Iranians must open up military facilities to international inspections.

Jury convicts TV actor Diamond of misdemeanors in stabbing

Published May. 30 2015

PORT WASHINGTON, Wis. — TV actor Dustin Diamond was convicted Friday of two misdemeanors stemming from a barroom fight, but...

AP source: Hastert paid to keep old sex abuse claims secret

Published May. 30 2015

CHICAGO (AP) - Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert paid hush money to conceal claims that the Illinois Republican sexually molested...

Posey's 2-run HR, 3 RBIs power Giants past Braves, 4-2

Published May. 30 2015

SAN FRANCISCO -- Buster Posey hit a two-run homer in the first inning and drove in three, Tim Hudson pitched...

Volunteers search for missing after Central Texas flood

Published May. 30 2015

WIMBERLEY, Texas (AP) - A handful of volunteers trudged along the muddy and brush-filled banks of the Blanco River in...

Protesters gather at Phoenix mosque under close police watch

Published May. 29 2015

PHOENIX (AP) - About 500 protesters gathered outside a Phoenix mosque on Friday as police kept two groups sparring about...

Child sex abuse claims shake U.N. as revelations continue

Published May. 29 2015

UNITED NATIONS (AP) - The boys said they approached the French soldiers because they were hungry. Some were so young...

Pentagon: Anthrax shipments broader than first thought

Published May. 29 2015

WASHINGTON -- The Pentagon said Friday that the Army's mistaken shipments of live anthrax to research laboratories were more widespread...

Man not guilty of murder in killing of unarmed trespasser

Published May. 29 2015

RENO, Nev. (AP) - A Nevada man who confronted two unarmed trespassers with a deadly barrage of gunfire at a...

Lightning strike: Tampa Bay beats Rangers, will play for Cup

Published May. 29 2015

NEW YORK (AP) - The Tampa Bay Lightning will play for the Stanley Cup, winning their third straight game at...

Officials vote to fire Georgia teacher accused of allowing sex in classroom

Published May. 29 2015

STONE MOUNTAIN, Ga. -- Metro Atlanta school officials have voted to fire a teacher accused of letting students have sex...

Alabama federal judge arrested last year on spousal abuse charge to resign from bench

Published May. 29 2015

MONTGOMERY, Ala. - An Alabama federal judge who was arrested on a spousal abuse charge last year has resigned from...

Thousands view B.B. King on eve of Mississippi funeral

Published May. 29 2015

INDIANOLA, Miss. -- Blues guitarist Buddy Guy says he always intended to tour the B.B. King Museum while its namesake,...

UPDATE: Firefighters put out truck fire, eliminate potential explosion hazard

Published May. 29 2015

The Chattanooga Fire Department and the Chattanooga Police Department are treating a truck fire as a possible explosion hazard.

Father: Woman shot by Georgia sheriff told police it was an accident

Published May. 29 2015

ATLANTA -- The woman who was shot and critically wounded by a Georgia sheriff told a detective the shooting was...

GBI: Officer fatally shoots man who tried to draw gun

Published May. 29 2015

CARROLLTON, Ga. -- A police officer fatally shot a man who began to draw a gun during a confrontation in...

Georgia state patrol: Teen dancing in road caused serious crash

Published May. 29 2015

GAINESVILLE, Ga. -- Georgia state troopers say they believe a teen dancing in a Hall County road caused a crash...

American Idol's Clark Beckham coming to Riverbend

Published May. 29 2015

Clark Beckham, runner-up in this year's American Idol and a graduate of Lee University, will perform during Riverbend's opening night,...

Chattanooga or Port Angeles? Which will emerge as the 'Best Town Ever'?

Published May. 29 2015

Only a tiny northwest city stands between Chattanooga reclaiming the top spot it held three years ago in Outside magazine...

Chattanooga at increased risk for motorcycle gang violence, federal agent says

Published May. 29 2015

Chattanooga is at an increased risk for motorcycle gang violence in the wake of the May 17 shootout between rival...