ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a 400-foot Ferris wheel in Orlando stopped moving for more than 45 minutes Friday, stranding riders aboard.
Orange County Fire Rescue spokeswoman Kathleen Kennedy told The Associated Press that a power to the Orlando Eye was subsequently restored at least intermittently with a generator and that firefighters were slowly helping people off the gondolas.
Kennedy says she doesn't know how many people became stranded...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Coast Guard has suspended a search for a cruise ship crew member who was reported overboard off Alaska.
Alaska State Troopers identified the Norwegian Sun crew member as 27-year-old Jonas Fillipe de Miranda Santiago of Brazil. No hometown was given for de Miranda Santiago, who went missing Thursday south of Douglas Island.
Coast Guard Lt. Colin Boyle says footage from the security system of the Norwegian Cruise Line ship...
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Mormon leader Boyd K. Packer, president of the faith's highest governing body, has died. He was 90.
Church spokesman Eric Hawkins said Packer died Friday afternoon at his home in Salt Lake City from natural causes.
Packer was next in line to become president of the Salt Lake City-based Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He had been a member of the church's Quorum of the Twelve Apostles since 1970. The group is modeled...
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — NASCAR is the latest corporation to distance itself from Donald Trump.
On the same day one of its top sponsors called on NASCAR to take a stance against Trump, the motorsports series said it will not hold its season-ending awards ceremony at the Trump National Doral Miami.
NASCAR spokesman David Higdon says "we looked at everything we saw coming down and what we heard from our sponsors and our partners and what we feel we...
NEW YORK (AP) — Dr. Dre will be busting through your speakers with a new radio show on Apple Music.
On Friday, the 50-year-old rap mogul announced a new radio show called "The Pharmacy," which premieres Saturday at 6 p.m. EST. The hour-long show dedicated to West Coast music will stream every other Saturday.
Apple Music made its debut this week. Apple bought Dre and Jimmy Iovine's Beats by Dre company last year.