WWII vet begins journey to reunite with wartime girlfriend

A 93-year-old World War II veteran is embarking on a 10,500-mile journey to Australia to visit his wartime girlfriend after more than 70 years apart.

Eli Manning outshone many ads on social media

The latest developments in Super Bowl commercials before, during and after the Big Game: Eli Manning didn't quite outshine brother Peyton Sunday, but he did get more attention than many of the night's ads on social media.

Photos: Corpse flower in bloom at the U

The University of Minnesota's corpse flower bloomed overnight and a few thousand visitors lined up for the privilege of smelling its pungent smell that some compared to rotting fish.

Panthers, Patriots early favorites to win 2017 Super Bowl

Carolina and New England are the early favorites at Nevada sportsbooks to win the 2017 Super Bowl, followed by the Seahawks, Packers and Steelers.The Panthers…

Review: Irreverent 'Deadpool' suffers from juvenile humor

"Deadpool" hates its audience, and that's not necessarily a bad thing.Nothing is sacred to either this film or this character (played with "I'm so naughty"…


Ex-Michigan football player pleads guilty to filming sex

A former Michigan football player has pleaded guilty to filming sex acts with a woman without her consent.


Mayor of Super Bowl host city says he's retiring this week

The Mayor of Santa Clara says he is retiring as of Tuesday, just two days after his city hosted Super Bowl 50.


Police: Bus driver didn't use brake before fatal accident

The driver of a school bus that struck and killed an Indianapolis elementary school principal had left the driver's seat without putting on the parking brake, according to an Indianapolis police report made available Monday.


Country legend Merle Haggard returns to stage after illness

Country legend Merle Haggard has returned to the stage after canceling several shows in February because of health issues caused by pneumonia.


State Board of Canvassers approves petition to recall Snyder

The State Board of Canvassers on Monday unanimously approved a petition to recall Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder that doesn't mention the lead contamination of Flint water, but rejected several other proposals that cite the water crisis in seeking his removal from office.


New Hampshire offers presidential hopefuls a changed landscape

New views reflect residents who are younger, suburban and not natives.


Arizona panel OKs tax credit for concealed carry permit

Arizona residents are one step closer to getting a tax credit for attending a firearms safety class after Republican lawmakers passed a measure offering a dollar-for-dollar credit for concealed-carry permit holders Monday.


Firefighters battling grass fires across central Oklahoma

Firefighters are battling wind-blown grass fires across central Oklahoma, including a fire that has forced partial closure of a busy turnpike.


Winning numbers drawn in 'Gopher 5' game

MINNEAPOLIS _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Minnesota Lottery's "Gopher 5" game were:02-06-14-25-33(two, six, fourteen, twenty-five, thirty-three)Estimated jackpot: $310,000


Winning numbers drawn in 'Northstar Cash' game

MINNEAPOLIS _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Minnesota Lottery's "Northstar Cash" game were:04-05-17-27-31(four, five, seventeen, twenty-seven, thirty-one)Estimated jackpot: $26,000


Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily 3' game

MINNEAPOLIS _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Minnesota Lottery's "Daily 3" game were:7-3-0(seven, three, zero)


Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Pick 3' game

MADISON, Wis. _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "Daily Pick 3" game were:2-8-3(two, eight, three)¶ Maximum prize: $500


Winning numbers drawn in 'Daily Pick 4' game

MADISON, Wis. _ The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the Wisconsin Lottery's "Daily Pick 4" game were:8-5-1-8(eight, five, one, eight)¶ Maximum prize: $500


Indianapolis coach facing sex charge remaining in custody

A former boys basketball coach in Indianapolis who's charged with trying to entice a 15-year-old female student into a sexual relationship told other students after he was forced to resign that the girl was trying to slander him and that he would turn his head if someone were to "mess her up," prosecutors said Monday.