• Police say Aaron Alexis, identified as the gunman in the mass shooting that left 13 dead, including himself, was a former Navy reservist and had two prior run-ins with police over shootings.

    This undated photo provided by Kristi Kinard Suthamtewakul shows Aaron Alexis in Fort Worth, Texas.
    LAST UPDATE : Sep 17, 2013, 9:10 AM EDT
  • The Mexican navy said it has detected a disturbing trend of migrant smugglers abandoning boatloads of people at sea off the coast of Baja California.

    LAST UPDATE : Apr 29, 2013, 12:21 PM EDT
  • Ray Emory discusses his work pushing to change grave markers for unknown Pearl Harbor dead and identifying the remains of unknowns at his home in Honolulu on Nov. 21, 2012. The Navy and National Park Service will honor Emory on Dec. 7 for his determination to have Pearl Harbor remembered, and remembered accurately.

    The Navy and National Park Service are hosting the ceremonies in remembrance of the 2,390 service members and 49 civilians killed in the attack.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 07, 2012, 11:10 AM EST
  • Federal regulators say a pilot study of cancer risks posed to residents near seven nuclear power sites in the United States will update 22-year-old data.

    LAST UPDATE : Dec 11, 2012, 3:00 AM EST