53-year-old woman dies hiking through Grand Canyon as temperatures exceed 110 degrees 53-year-old woman dies hiking through Grand Canyon as temperatures exceed 110 degrees

Michelle Meder of Hudson, Ohio, became "disoriented and later unconscious" while hiking down the Hermit Trail on Saturday.      

yesterday, 22:32
3 dead, 4 injured after shooting late Monday in St. Louis 3 dead, 4 injured after shooting late Monday in St. Louis

At least three people are dead and four others were injured Monday night after a shooting outside a convenience store in St. Louis.      

yesterday, 19:14
New Jersey city is replacing its Christopher Columbus statue with one honoring Harriet Tubman New Jersey city is replacing its Christopher Columbus statue with one honoring Harriet Tubman

The monument in Newark, New Jersey, is expected to be installed next summer in Washington Park, which will be renamed Tubman Square.       

yesterday, 19:40
3 killed in Denver-area shooting, including a police officer and suspect, authorities say 3 killed in Denver-area shooting, including a police officer and suspect, authorities say

Three people, including a police officer, were killed in a Denver suburb Monday, the latest high-profile shooting in Colorado this year.       

yesterday, 2:41
Officer, two others killed in shooting near Denver Officer, two others killed in shooting near Denver

A gunman is believed to have shot and killed an officer and another person in a shopping district in a Denver suburb Monday before being fatally shot by police, authorities said. (June 21)      

yesterday, 3:11
The Hubble Telescope's payload computer is down. NASA has spent days trying to fix it. The Hubble Telescope's payload computer is down. NASA has spent days trying to fix it.

The Hubble Telescope's payload computer halted this month and NASA scientists have spent nearly a week trying to fix it.       

yesterday, 2:19
Today in History for June 22nd Today in History for June 22nd

Highlights of this day in history: France falls to Nazi Germany on what becomes a day of several key events during World War II; Joe Louis knocks out Max Schmeling in their boxing rematch; Entertainers Judy Garland and Fred Astaire die. (June 22)      

yesterday, 2:12
California school district apologizes for 'racism, classism' after tortilla-throwing incident California school district apologizes for 'racism, classism' after tortilla-throwing incident

The incident occurred on Saturday following a California championship basketball game, won by Coronado, 60-57 in overtime against Orange Glen.      

yesterday, 1:35
"I think my blockhead escaped': Tortoise cruises out of Long Beach backyard and around neighborhood "I think my blockhead escaped': Tortoise cruises out of Long Beach backyard and around neighborhood

Two women had followed the tortoise after they spotted him at Pacific Avenue and Bixby Road to make sure he wouldn't get hit by a car.

yesterday, 3:13
U.S. appeals court blocks judge's decision to overturn state's assault weapons ban U.S. appeals court blocks judge's decision to overturn state's assault weapons ban

The legal fight could continue for months and may be decided by the U.S. Supreme Court. 

yesterday, 2:27