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Texas Tech, Shannon topples No. 13 Tennessee in OT

NEW YORK (AP) — Texas Tech might want to petition to play in the Jimmy V Classic every season. The unranked Red Raiders make a habit of rankling the ranked teams in New York. Terrenc...

NTSB: Poor planning led to deadly Texas pipeline blast

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas (AP) — Inadequate communication, planning, and risk management by a dredge operator likely led to the cutting of a liquefied propane pipeline and an explosion that killed five pe...

Rose McGowan's lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein dismissed

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by actress Rose McGowan alleging that Harvey Weinstein engaged in racketeering to silence her and derail her career before she accused ...

Illegal fireworks shop explodes in Mexico, killing 6 people

MEXICO CITY (AP) — An illegal fireworks shop blew up east of Mexico City, killing two children and four adults and injuring an undetermined number of people, authorities said Tuesday. ...

Judge cleared to resume investigation into Beirut port blast

BEIRUT (AP) — A Lebanese court Tuesday cleared the way for the judge leading the state's investigation into last year’s massive explosion at Beirut’s port to resume his work. The pr...

Blast levels French building; at least 1 dead, baby found

PARIS (AP) — French rescue workers dug out the body of a man but rescued his baby and the child's mother alive from the rubble of a three-story apartment building that collapsed Tuesday in a suspected...

Motorcycle bombing in southern Iraqi city of Basra kills 4

BASRA, Iraq (AP) — A motorcycle rigged with explosives went off in the center of Iraq's southern city of Basra on Tuesday, killing at least four people and wounding four others, according to Iraqi sec...

Explosion rocks southern Iraqi city of Basra; local reports say multiple casualties from what was likely a car bomb

BASRA, Iraq (AP) — Explosion rocks southern Iraqi city of Basra; local reports say multiple casualties from what was likely a car bomb.

Utility sued for $50M over deadly Michigan house explosion

FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A $50 million lawsuit was filed against a utility company over an explosion that killed two people and damaged several homes in Flint, Michigan. The lawsuit was f...

Family of 6, including child, wounded in US strike in Syria

BEIRUT (AP) — A U.S. airstrike targeting an al-Qaida leader in northern Syria wounded a family of six, including a 10-year-old child who suffered serious head injuries, The Associated Press has learne...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, Dec. 6, the 340th day of 2021. There are 25 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Dec. 6, 1...

As Iran nuclear talks hit snags, Israel seeks harder US line

JERUSALEM (AP) — The long-delayed resumption of nuclear talks with Iran has gotten off to a rough start — with Iran digging in and its negotiating partners openly voicing frustration and pessimism. ...

Lebanese minister resigns in bid to ease crisis with Saudis

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon’s information minister resigned Friday, saying he hoped the much anticipated move will open the way for easing an unprecedented diplomatic crisis with Saudi Arabia and other Gulf...

Putin urges compliance with safety rules after mine blast

MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday warned officials to strictly observe industrial safety regulations in the wake of last week's coal mine explosion that killed 51 miners and r...

AP: US military explosives vanish, emerge in civilian world

The Marine Corps demolition specialist was worried — about America, and about the civil war he feared would follow the presidential election. And so, block by block, he stole 13 poun...