Ebola toll tops 85 in West Africa

The death toll from an Ebola outbreak in coastal West Africa has risen to 86, with dozens more ill, aid workers reported Friday.

Legendary actor Mickey Rooney dies at 93

Actor Mickey Rooney, one of Hollywood's brightest stars in the 1930s and 1940s, died Sunday in California, the Los Angeles County Coroner's office said.

Obamas to attend Fort Hood memorial

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama will attend Wednesday's memorial service for the victims of last week's shooting rampage at Fort Hood, Texas, a top White House official announced.

Northwestern coach urges players to vote against unionization

Northwestern University football coach Pat Fitzgerald said Saturday he does not believe his players should unionize, even though players won that right in court last month. Players will vote on April 25 whether to form a union.

Timeline: Leads in the hunt for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 weave drama

Saturday's discovery of a pulse signal in the search for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 marks yet another potential breakthrough in the mystery of the plane's disappearance. Officials hope this lead will be unlike the others -- which so far have yet

U.S. Navy picks up 1-year-old who became sick at sea

A 1-year-old girl who became seriously ill on a sailboat hundreds of miles off Mexico was on a U.S. Navy frigate Sunday and in stable condition, the U.S.

Archbishop of Atlanta to vacate $2.2 million mansion in early May

After coming under sharp criticism and issuing an apology earlier this week, the Archbishop of Atlanta announced Saturday that he would vacate his $2.2 million mansion in early May.

CDC, Poison Experts highlight dangers of e-cigarettes

Electronic cigarettes are a popular alternative to conventional ones, but experts say the liquid nicotine used in many of the devices can be dangerous, especially for children.

Temple Police arrest suspect connected to murder

The Temple Police Department has arrested a man connected to the murder of Mazhar Aslam. Investigators identified the suspect, Corey Thomas Williams, 20, of Houston, as the suspect in the surveillanec videos.