The Associated Press
Safeway has agreed to be acquired by an investment group led by Cerberus Capital Management, the owner of several supermarket chains.
Prosecutors who secured a death penalty conviction of a 26-year-old man in the slaying of an Austin police office told jurors time and again that the killer expressed no remorse for the shooting.
Working-age people now make up the majority in U.S. households that rely on food stamps — a switch from a few years ago, when children and the elderly were the main recipients.
Witnesses say a gun-rights rally outside the Capitol was interrupted when state troopers handcuffed two pistol-wearing demonstrators and took them into custody.
Researchers are announcing the rare discovery of a new species of mammal.
State officials are considering levying a $100 surcharge on some new vehicles that fall short of federal fuel efficiency standards.
TCU finished second in the Associated Press and USA Today college football polls, marking its highest season-ending ranking since 1938
UConn’s nearly three-year hold on the top ranking ended Monday when they were overtaken by Baylor.
The defense doesn’t plan to present evidence when a military hearing resumes next week for an Army psychiatrist charged in last year’s deadly shooting rampage at Fort Hood.
A 114-year-old East Texas woman could now be the oldest person in the world.
Dirk Nowitzki scored a season-high 35 points and Caron Butler hit a pivotal 3-pointer late in the game, helping the Dallas Mavericks hold off a Denver Nuggets squad missing center Nene 102-101 on Wednesday night.
The Jordanian man sentenced to 24 years in prison after pleading guilty to trying to blow up a Dallas skyscraper has withdrawn his appeal of the sentence.