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Jet stowaway undetected for hours before departure

A plane takes off at Mineta San Jose International Airport, Monday, April 21, 2014, in San Jose, Calif. A 16-year-old boy scrambled over a fence at the airport, crossed a tarmac and climbed into a jetliner’s wheel well, then flew for five freezing hours to Hawaii, Sunday....
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Letterman gets visit from his successor, Colbert

In this May 3, 2012 photo provided by CBS, Stephen Colbert, left, host of the “Colbert Report†on the Comedy Central Network, has a laugh on stage with host David Letterman on the set of the “Late Show with David Letterman,†in New York. CBS...

IRS awards bonuses to 1,100 who owe back taxes

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Internal Revenue Service has paid more than $2.8 million in bonuses to employees with recent disciplinary problems, including $1 million to workers who owed back taxes, a government investigator said Tuesday. More than 2,800 workers got bonuses...
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Albert Pujols hits 500th HR of major league career

Los Angeles Angels Albert Pujols watches his three-run homer, against Washington Nationals starting pitcher Taylor Jordan, clear the fence during the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, April 22, 2014. This was Pujols 499th home run of his career. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez...

12 Accused In Prescription-drug Operation In Ohio

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio (AP) — Ohio authorities say 12 people have been indicted in a prescription-drug trafficking operation in which pills were obtained from pharmacies in seven states. The Knox County Sheriff’s Office told reporters at a news conference Tuesday that 11 of...
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Drew Barrymore welcomes second baby girl

FILE – In this Jan. 14, 2014 file photo, Drew Barrymore arrives at the Chanel Dinner celebrating the release of Drew Barrymore’s new book ‘Find It In Everything’ at Chanel Boutique in Beverly Hills, Calif. The actress, 39, and her art advisor husband, Will...

Pens, Jackets Hope To End Blown Leads In Game 4

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins and Columbus Blue Jackets will not try to fall behind 3-1 on the scoreboard in Wednesday night’s Game 4. In each game of their Stanley Cup first-round series, a team has led by that score — and then lost. The Penguins did it in...

Amnesty: Qatar fails to protect domestic workers

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An international human rights group has slammed Qatar for failing to protect foreign maids and other domestic workers from exploitation, adding pressure on the Gulf state over its labor practices as it gears up to host the 2022 World...

Expedition Set To Sail To Recover Sunken Gold

NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — An expedition is setting out from South Carolina to recover the rest of the gold thought to be aboard the wreck of the S.S. Central America off the North Carolina coast. The wreck yielded more than $50 million in gold more than a quarter-century ago....

5 Former Buffalo Bills Cheerleaders Sue Over Pay

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Five former Buffalo Bills cheerleaders are suing the team, saying they weren’t paid for their time at games or mandatory public appearances that left them open to groping and sexual comments. The lawsuit is the third filed this year against a National...