Kentucky officials are trying to get the lower half of the Ohio River removed from a list of state waterways that feature warnings against eating fish possibly contaminated with mercury.
Memorable words and definitions from the semifinals of the 88th Scripps National Spelling Bee:
Former U.S. President Bill Clinton made an impassioned appeal for modern health care in the Ebola-stricken countries of West Africa and told The Associated Press afterward that he hopes to keep working for the foundation he launched regardless of what happens politically with his wife, Hillary.
B.B. King's eldest daughter is urging lawyers and her two half-sisters to postpone a legal fight until after the blues legend has been laid to rest.