A California man is suing a Las Vegas casino, claiming he was too drunk to be held accountable for his losses. Mark Johnston says staffers gave him far too much to drink, taking advantage of him and his wallet, while he was intoxicated.
A marathon spelling bee between two Kansas City-area students who exhausted the initial word list last month ended after 29 more rounds Saturday when the eventual runner-up stumbled over the word "stifling."
Jackson County lawmakers are lobbying colleagues to support an amendment that could help local officials in their fight with the Public Employees' Retirement System over reduction in benefits for some county retirees.
The Conservative Political Action Conference, or CPAC, wraps up today in National Harbor, Maryland. Most of the stars of the Republican Party and conservative movement have made an appearance during the three day event.
As he nears announcing a run for Egypt's presidency, Field Marshal Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has been focusing on preparing an economic program, senior generals and government officials say, demonstrating the wariness...
California counties are confounding the state's court-ordered efforts to sharply reduce its inmate population by sending state prisons far more convicts than anticipated, including a record number of second-strikers.
Pigs cluster around a food stall like Black Friday shoppers waiting for the store to open. One pushes impatiently against the locked door with her snout, waiting for the sow inside to finish eating so she can take her turn.