NEW YORK (AP) - A security checkpoint was closed for about 40 minutes at New York's LaGuardia Airport after an alarm went off and agents found an unknown substance in a carry-on bag.
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) - A 25-year-old Indonesian man has been swallowed whole by a python on the island of Sulawesi, villagers and news reports said.
ISLAMABAD (AP) - A Pakistani court has temporarily barred the extradition of a U.S. citizen of Pakistani origin accused of planning a terror attack in New York with help from the Islamic State group, a defense lawyer said Wednesday.
TULARE, S.D. (AP) - A driver who called for help after running out of gas is accused of stealing a deputy's squad car in South Dakota and leading authorities in a pursuit before once again running out of fuel.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - An Ohio community is endangering drug addicts by criminally charging people revived by an overdose antidote, which could discourage calls for help, the American Civil Liberties Union said Tuesday.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Authorities say at least 16 people were injured after someone released pepper spray or a similar chemical inside a San Francisco shopping mall.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) - An Arizona college student who is living in the country illegally is receiving backlash after posting a picture of her tax return on Facebook.
NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) - Environmental authorities in Massachusetts are donating lobsters seized from an illegal harvest to homeless veterans.
BNEI BRAK, Israel (AP) - Israel's pious ultra-Orthodox Jewish community has long chafed at public displays of women, whether the images are of female public figures or ordinary women.