Authorities say two security screeners at San Francisco International Airport have been charged with allowing methamphetamine to be smuggled through carry-on luggage at an airport checkpoint in exchange for money.
Surgeons at a San Francisco hospital have completed all the operations in an organ donation chain that gave six patients new kidneys. The surgeries represent the largest kidney donation chain in the history of the hospital's transplant center.
A man accused of plotting to attack the U.S. Capitol called a television station from jail and said if he hadn't been arrested he would have gone to Washington and shot President Barack Obama in the head.
U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez, under federal investigation for his relationship with a Florida doctor and political donor, defiantly said Friday that he had always been honest in office even as a person familiar with the matter said he's expected to face criminal charges soon.
The NCAA denounced one of the country's most decorated basketball programs Friday, suspending Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim for nine conference games next year and outlining a decade-long series of violations that included academic misconduct, improper benefits, and drug-policy failures.
The No. 4 pair of Mikayla Tucker and Lara Schreiber rallied past Pepperdine's Sophie Asprey and Taylor Rocich 16-21, 21-12, 15-8 for the deciding point and No. 4 Hawaii upset No. 1 Pepperdine in an AVCA Collegiate Sand dual match Friday morning at Queen's Beach.
For television science correspondent Miles O'Brien, seeing on film the aftermath of the fluke injury that resulted in the amputation of his left arm above the elbow proved more difficult than he had anticipated.
Four pitchers combined to hold Baylor to two hits and Alex Sawelson went 3-for-4 with two RBIs to lead Hawaii to a 2-1 victory over the Bears in the first game of the Houston College Classic on Friday at Minute Maid Park.
A former crewmember on a Japanese battleship that sank during World War II said Thursday he recognized photos of wreckage discovered this week off the Philippines by a team led by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen.
The remains of two mummified or skeletonized babies found inside small boxes above ceiling tiles at a funeral home in northwestern Indiana were placed there by an employee last September and taken down the same day by the manager of the facility, a spokesman for the funeral home said Thursday.
With Dzhokhar Tsarnaev seated at the defense table no more than 15 feet away Thursday, the father of an 8-year-old boy killed in the Boston Marathon bombing described the moment when he looked down at his son's pale, torn body and realized he wouldn't make it.
A U.S. ambassador struggled with pain as he recovered Friday from a knife attack, while police searched the offices of the anti-U.S. activist who they say slashed the envoy while screaming demands for Korean reunification.
Apple will replace AT&T in the Dow Jones industrial average after the close of trading on Wednesday, March 18, the managers of the index announced early Friday. Apple will start trading as part of the 30-stock Dow at the opening of trading the next day.
The University of Hawaii softball team rallied from a seven-run deficit for the second time this season and edged Longwood 8-7 in eight innings in the Outrigger Resorts Spring Fling Tournament on Thursday.