OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The planned repair for seismic safety rods that snapped on the new span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge could cost between $5 million to $10 million, a state transportation official said on Wednesday.
A 28-year-old woman miraculously survived after her husband accidentally shot her in the mouth with a harpoon, Brazilian officials said Wednesday.
OTTAWA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities investigating the disappearance of a 22-year-old eastern Kansas woman and her 18-month-old daughter have recovered her car and taken a man in for questioning.
The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement
LONDON (AP) — A handwritten poem by Philip Larkin has sold for 7,500 pounds (US$11,650) in London.
Titled “Love,” it was written in 1962 on a sheet of paper apparently torn from a notebook.
Its first lines read:
MANCHESTER, England (AP) — During more than a quarter of a century in charge of Manchester United, Alex Ferguson has always found the way to win — and win again.
Scrappy, abrasive and always up for a fight,
MILAN (AP) — An appeals court has upheld the tax fraud conviction against ex-Premier Silvio Berlusconi and sentenced him to four years in prison.
But the former Italian leader could appeal this verdict to a higher court, the
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Penguins are turning to backup goaltender Tomas Vokoun.
Coach Dan Bylsma says Vokoun will be in net for Game 5 on Thursday night when the Penguins resume their first-round playoff series with the
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles federal grand jury indictment alleges bribes were paid to four federal officers to help immigrants enter the United States.
The 18-count indictment returned Tuesday charges the four with conspiracy to commit
With skin cancer claiming more than 12,000 people a year, early detection is the key to surviving.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — In a normal school setting, Tony Colton and Ashley Krueger probably wouldn’t cross paths.
He’s 13. She’s 18. He’s short and outgoing. She’s about 6 feet tall and serious. He’s in middle school,
A line of thunderstorms that moved through late Tuesday into early Wednesday morning caused some damage near Great Bend.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Religious leaders are warning that including a gay rights amendment in a sweeping immigration bill could cost their support for the legislation.
Richard Land, a leader of the Southern Baptist Convention, told reporters on a
LONDON (AP) — Manchester United and Sir Alex Ferguson. Apple and Steve Jobs. Will one of the world’s most recognized soccer clubs face the same challenges the world’s technology darling did after the departure of its iconic leader?
ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast (AP) — About 200 fighters loyal to former Ivory Coast President Laurent Gbagbo will be repatriated from Togo after two years of exile following their country’s 2010-11 postelection conflict, government spokesman Bruno Kone said.
Man spends two days in twisted wreckage after truck crash.