BOSTON - A Massachusetts man arrested late Tuesday as part of a terrorism investigation will face charges in federal court on Wednesday, the day after another suspect in the probe was shot dead, according to prosecutors.
AUSTIN, Texas - One of the longest-serving inmates on Texas' busy death row was set to be executed on Wednesday, more than three decades after being convicted of fatally shooting four people in 1983.
- Apple Inc said it is recalling Beats Pill XL portable wireless speakers due to a fire hazard from overheating batteries.
CHICAGO - Sitting at the dead end of a west side Chicago street, the vacant Ward elementary school is a gloomy sight.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama signed into law on Tuesday legislation passed by Congress earlier in the day reforming a government surveillance program that swept up millions of Americans' telephone records. | Video
- A man accused of wounding two policemen during a protest rally in March outside the police headquarters in Ferguson, Missouri, will appear in court on Wednesday for an arraignment hearing, court records showed.
BOSTON - Harvard University, which has educated many of the world's wealthiest investors, is now getting its biggest single gift from one them: a $400 million donation from Wall Street hedge fund mogul John Paulson.
DUBAI - An Iranian court will hold a second hearing next week for Washington Post reporter Jason Rezaian, an American-Iranian on trial on espionage charges, Iran's Students News Agency ISNA reported on Wednesday.
BOSTON - Law enforcement officers in Boston shot dead a man on Tuesday who came at them with a large knife when they tried to question him as part of a terrorism-related investigation, authorities said, describing him as a "threat."
LOS ANGELES - The Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday will vote on a proposal to increase the minimum wage in the nation's second-largest city by 2020 to $15 an hour from the current $9, officials said.