Police: Norfolk Southern train derails in Knoxville

A tweet from police said about 50 rail cars were involved and noted that there were “rail cars into buildings.”




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‘Alien Ranch’ near Phoenix can be yours for $5 million

The 10-acre property officially called Stardust Ranch was featured on the Travel Channel’s “Ghost Adventures.”




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More than 1,000 mourn Sgt. La David Johnson and 3 fellow soldiers killed in Niger

Staff Sgt. Bryan Black; Staff Sgt. Jeremiah Johnson; and Staff Sgt. Dustin Wright were killed, too, but did not become the center of political debate.




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Orphaned manatees arrive for rehab at Cincinnati Zoo

Cincinnati Zoo also announced that two of its popular manatees, BamBam and Betsy, have been returned to Florida following successful rehabilitation stints at the zoo.




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Caitlan Coleman breaks her silence, says fond memories of Pa. home helped during Taliban hostage ordeal

Ten days after her rescue from Taliban-linked militants, Caitlan Coleman has issued her first public statement in a series of emails.




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Today in History for October 22nd

Highlights of this day in history: A Cold War crisis over Cuba leads to brink of nuclear war; Shah of Iran allowed into U.S. for treatment; 'Pretty Boy' Floyd killed; Last victim slain in D.C. sniper shootings; Cellist Pablo Casals dies. (Oct. 22)




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AP Top Stories 21 P

Here are the top stories for Saturday, Oct. 21st: U.S. soldier killed in Niger laid to rest; Trump says okay to releasing documents on JFK assassination. Dozens of Egyptian police killed in shootout with militants; BASE jumpers leap from WV bridge.




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3 killings in Florida neighborhood connected, police say

Investigators have few leads, but have surveillance video of a person of interest seen wearing a hoodie the night of the first killing.




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Investigation of Chicago woman found dead in freezer officially closed, ruled an accident

Kenneka Jenkins, 19, was last seen by her friends at a party.




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