Man appeals HIV notification law conviction

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa man with HIV sentenced to 25 years in prison for not telling a sex partner that he carried the virus appealed to the Iowa Court of Appeals on W……
Koch Industries

Hacking suspect pleads guilty to attack on Koch

A Wisconsin trucker who joined a cyberattack on Wichita-based Koch Industries has admitted his role in the onslaught that took the website offline for about 15 minutes.…

BC-AR–Arkansas Daybook, AR

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UK jobless falls further toward Bank threshold

LONDON (AP) — Official figures show that unemployment in the U.K. fell by 24,000 people between May and July to 2.49 million, raising hopes that the recovery in Europe’s third-largest economy is gathering speed. The Office for National…
George Zimmerman, right, is escorted to a home by a Lake Mary police officer, Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in Lake Mary, Fla., after a domestic incident in the neighborhood where Zimmerman and his wife Shellie had lived during his murder trial. Zimmerman's wife says on a 911 call that her estranged husband punched her father in the nose, grabbed an iPad out of her hand and smashed it and threatened them both with a gun. Zimmerman was recently found not guilty for the 2012 shooting death of Trayvon Martin. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

iPad video becomes key in George Zimmerman case

Police in central Florida have been focusing on a broken iPad in their investigation of a domestic dispute between George Zimmerman and his estranged wife this week.…

US Brazil bound after another 2-0 win over Mexico

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The fireworks had gone off and so had the smoke bombs. The red-white-and-blue-clad crowd had finished singing “Dos a cero! Dos a cero!” over and over and over. The United States had qualified for…

UN probe: 8 massacres by Syria regime, 1 by rebels

GENEVA (AP) — At least eight massacres have been perpetrated in Syria by President Bashar Assad’s regime and supporters and one by rebels over the past year and a half, a U.N. commission said Wednesday. The commission’s probe…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground Forecast for Wednesday, September 11, 2013. Thunderstorms, with a slight chance of severe thunderstorms, will affect parts of the northern Midwest and Northeast on Wednesday, while showers and thunderstorms will continue to dampen the Southwest and…

Documents: Texas rape suspect attacked 4 women

DALLAS (AP) — A crime-watch volunteer suspected of raping four women in Dallas this summer was implicated in a sexual assault two decades ago, but that case was dropped when his accuser died after being struck by lightning…

US pauses on 9/11 to pay tribute to victims

NEW YORK (AP) — Sept. 11 victims’ loved ones will gather at ground zero to commemorate the anniversary of the terrorist attacks with the reading of names, moments of silence and serene music that have become tradition. At…

Ochsner to operate Hancock hospital for 90 days

BAY ST. LOUIS, Miss. (AP) — The Hancock Board of Supervisors voted to enter into a 90-day management agreement with Ochsner Health System in New Orleans to manage Hanco……

Koreas set to restart jointly run factory park

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North and South Korea agreed Wednesday to restart operations at a jointly run factory park that Pyongyang shut down in April during a torrent of threats, the latest sign of easing animosity between…

Ochsner to operate Hancock hospital for 90 days

BAY ST. LOUIS, Miss. (AP) — The Hancock Board of Supervisors voted to enter into a 90-day management agreement with Ochsner Health System in New Orleans to manage Hanco……