SAN DIEGO (AP) — A shark has been spotted in the waters off a San Diego County beach for the second time in two days, prompting lifeguards to extend an advisory warning beachgoers of the shark sighting.
Authorities say a kayaker who was fishing off the La Jolla coast reported seeing a hammerhead shark Sunday afternoon. The kayaker said the shark followed him as he paddled toward the shore.
San Diego Fire-Rescue spokesman Lee Swanson says lifeguards...
NEW YORK (AP) — "Straight Outta Compton" marked three consecutive weekends atop the box office, while the Christian drama "War Room" proved an unexpected success.
Universal's N.W.A biopic grossed an estimated $13.2 million over the weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday. The only other film to lead the box office three straight weeks this summer was "Jurassic World."
Though the late August weekend held scant competition for "Straight Outta...
The M in MTV will stand for Miley on Sunday night.
Miley Cyrus is set to host the 2015 MTV Video Music Awards — two years after she stole the show with a risque, but memorable performance with Robin Thicke, and a year after winning the top prize for "Wrecking Ball."
The 22-year-old will be in good company. Justin Bieber will perform his new single, "What Do You Mean." Taylor Swift, the leader with 10 nominations, will attend, and Nicki Minaj will...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Global warming is carving measurable changes into Alaska, and President Barack Obama is about to see it.
Obama leaves Monday for a three-day visit to the 49th state in which he will speak at a State Department climate change conference and become the first president to visit the Alaska Arctic. There, and in the sub-Arctic part of the state, he will see the damage caused by warming .
CINCINNATI (AP) — The new leader of the Frisch's Restaurants chain wants to flex Big Boy's brand muscle.
Atlanta-based NRD Capital took over after shareholder approval last week of its $175 million acquisition that ended family operation of the Cincinnati-based regional business dating to a 1939 drive-thru. Fund founder and interim Frisch's CEO Aziz Hashim (AH'-zeez HAH'-sheem) calls Frisch's a "fantastic" investment opportunity.
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas man accused of plotting a suicide bomb attack at the Wichita airport will soon face his punishment.
U.S. District Judge Monti Belot is scheduled to sentence Terry L. Loewen on Monday.
The 60-year-old man pleaded guilty in June to attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction. He struck a deal with prosecutors for a 20-year sentence that the judge has said he's "almost certain" to impose.
GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn. (AP) — General Mills says it's eager to do its part to fight climate change, so it's setting a goal of cutting greenhouse gas emissions by 28 percent over the next decade — from farm to fork to landfill.
The giant food company outlined its plans to The Associated Press ahead of an official announcement Monday.
General Mills says it will invest more than $100 million in energy efficiency and clean energy in its own operations. But...