8 children hurt, 2 critical, by falling tree in CaliforniaPASADENA, Calif. (AP) ? A huge, ancient pine tree uprooted and fell onto kids at a summer day camp Tuesday, injuring eight children, two of them critically, fire officials said.
Nationals land Papelbon in trade, fall to Marlins 4-1
Administration would give prisoners access to student grants
Bones of early English settlers in Virginia identified
Archaeologists have identified the remains of four men who were among the leaders of an early English settlement in Virginia's Jamestown. It took years for scientists to identify the poorly preserved bones belonging to an Anglican priest and three military officials.
Former 41-pound fat cat in Texas slims down to 19 pounds
Jail releases more footage of Sandra Bland before her death
HEMPSTEAD, Texas (AP) ? Texas authorities on Tuesday released several hours of footage showing Sandra Bland during her three days in jail, saying they wanted to dispel rumors that she was dead before arriving there.
'The Book of Mormon' satirical musical finally in Utah
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) ? The biting satirical musical that mocks Mormons has finally come to the heart of Mormonlandia, starting a sold-out, two-week run Tuesday at a Salt Lake City theater two blocks from the church's flagship temple and headquarters.
Holmes' father says he worried when son stopped calling
CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) ? The father of Colorado theater gunman James Holmes said he never suspected his son was mentally ill before the 2012 attack, but he and his wife became increasingly concerned about him when he stopped returning their phone calls.
Pollard to be freed; US analyst spied for Israel
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Jonathan Pollard, the former Navy intelligence analyst whose conviction of spying for Israel stoked fierce international passions, has been granted parole and will be released from prison in November after nearly 30 years.
Oculus' debuts virtual reality film 'Henry'
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) ? Oculus is hedging its bets that an adorable critter named Henry can help convince consumers ? and Hollywood ? about the viability of virtual reality as a storytelling medium.