Afghanistan Taliban Rescue

An elite U.S. special forces team rescued an American doctor who had been abducted in Afghanistan, but lost one of their own members in the mission, officials said.

California Police Student Shooting

Campus police at California State University San Bernardino shot and killed a graduate student following an altercation Saturday night, authorities said.

Nigeria Kidnapping

The mother of Nigeria's finance minister was kidnapped Sunday, sparking a "massive manhunt" for her captors, officials said.

American Airlines Pilots

Pilots at American Airlines overwhelming approved a labor deal with the bankrupt carrier, a move that could lead to the airline emerging from bankruptcy and possibly merging with US Airways.

Venezuela Chavez

Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, who had surgery in 2011 to remove a cancerous tumor, announced late Saturday that he will undergo a new operation after doctors recently detected malignant cells.

House Committee Reassignments

Three Republican lawmakers who say they were removed from committee assignments without explanation fired off a letter to House Speaker John Boehner on Friday demanding answers.

Josh Brent Arrested

Dallas Cowboys nose tackle Josh Brent was arrested Saturday on suspicion of intoxication manslaughter after flipping his Mercedes, in an accident that left fellow Cowboys player Jerry Brown Jr. dead, Irving, Texas, police said.

No work at Camp Minden over the weekend

The Louisiana State Police's Hazmat team was able to move about 200,000 pounds of the M6 propellant on Thursday, making the total amount moved about 2.2 million pounds.

Doyline still not quite back to normal

When law enforcement announced that evacuations would be lifted and road would be opened on Friday at noon, many residents of Doyline took it with a grain of salt, because they had heard it before.

Third party billing company 'Analytical Data' in hot water

The company Analytical Data is in hot water with the City of Shreveport and local residents.