LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The agency that oversees Michigan’s court system is praising the performance of special courts that serve people with mental illness.… More »
Drenching rain in the wildfire-blackened hills below Colorado’s Pikes Peak sent a torrent of rock and mud into the tourist town of Manitou Springs this month, killing a 53-year-old man and smashing into dozens of houses.
SPRING GROVE, Ill. (AP) — When Elizabeth Freund saw her 13-year-old daughter interact with her horse, she was intrigued by the relationship between them.… More »
Syrian President Bashar Assad said his troops did not use chemical weapons in an attack on a rebel-held suburb in a Damascus last week where hundreds of people died.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly five years into his presidency, Barack Obama confronts a world far different from what he envisioned when he first took office. U.S. influence is declining in the Middle East as violence and instability rock
WASHINGTON (AP) — Mary-Pat Hector of Atlanta was operating much like a 1960s civil rights activist as she laid plans for the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. She was constantly on the phone as she confirmed
EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Lydia Ko breezed through another perfect Sunday in the Canadian Women’s Open — until a reporter pressed the amateur about missing out on another $300,000 payday.
“I don’t care! I don’t care!” Ko said.
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Of all the players who missed putts on the 18th hole at Liberty National, Adam Scott might have been the only one who felt like it didn’t matter.
His 15-foot putt grazed the
NEW YORK (AP) — A surprise Wimbledon champion one day, a retired player providing TV commentary the next, nobody’s been in touch with the fickle nature of tennis in 2013 better than Marion Bartoli.
So, when asked if
NEW YORK (AP) — When 250,000 marchers converged on Washington in August 1963, the issues were jobs and freedom.
Now, as the crowds come together to mark the 50th anniversary of that seminal event in the civil rights
MOSCOW (AP) — A motley gaggle of hipsters, mothers with children and two babushkas with hair dyed bright red gather to listen to something they haven’t heard in over a decade: a stump speech for Moscow mayor.
NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous day and forecast for the current and following day in each city as of 0700 GMT:
BEIJING (AP) — A vice president of China’s biggest oil company, state-owned CNPC, is under investigation on suspicion of unspecified “severe violations of discipline,” the government said Monday.
The investigation of Wang Yongchun marked the second time this
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — State officials are launching a new vaccination attempt to curb the spread of raccoon rabies.
Starting Monday, public health officials… More »
PARIS (AP) — The French foreign minister says there will be a “proportionate response” to the alleged chemical weapons attack in a Damascus suburb that he blamed on Syria’s government.
“It will be negotiated in coming days,” Foreign