ST. LOUIS (AP) — New medical students at Washington University are stepping outside the classroom to see a side of St. Louis far different… More »
NOXEN, Pa. (AP) — The pilot of a helicopter that crashed in rural northeastern Pennsylvania last month, killing all five people on board, wasn’t certified to fly using only on-board instruments, according to federal investigators.
A preliminary report
Army Maj. Nidal Malik Hasan admits pulling out a pistol, shouting “Allahu akbar” (God is great) and opening fire on unarmed people, killing 13 of them. All, he says, in an effort to stop them from going to
Marcos Ambrose won the pole. Emporia’s Clint Bowyer qualified second for the Cheez-It 355 at The Glen on Sunday
LONDON (AP) — From Hollywood to Broadway, the entertainment industry is using its star power and financial muscle to raise a storm of protest over the anti-gay legislation in Russia that is battering the image of the Winter
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — The commander of the military joint task force fighting northeastern Nigeria’s Islamic uprising admits 12 soldiers and seven police officers were killed in recent attacks.
Earlier the military had said only two soldiers and
MIDLAND, Texas (AP) — When Robert Walls graduated from high school in 2000, he weighed 330 pounds.
Seven years later, he weighed 940.
“I… More »
MEXICO CITY (AP) — The cornerstone of Mexico’s economy, its state-owned Pemex oil monopoly, is crumbling.
An unnoticed gas leak at its flagship Mexico City headquarters caused an explosion that collapsed three floors and killed 37 people this
CAIRO (AP) — Bahrain says it has deported a U.S. citizen teaching there over her “radical” writings on Twitter and websites as the gulf kingdom cracks down on dissent.
A statement Saturday from the Ministry of State for
For years, curiosity seekers visiting the Fort Worth, Texas, grave of Lee Harvey Oswald have wondered about the simple headstone next door, marked Nick Beef.
NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez is not in the New York Yankees’ lineup a day after striking out three times in his Bronx debut this season.
Manager Joe Girardi says it’s just a day off for Rodriguez.
STARR, S.C. (AP) — Authorities in Anderson County have found as many as 200 dogs living behind rusted fences with algae-laden drinking water at… More »
The U.S. electrical grid is a complex system of power plants, transmission lines, and local distribution networks that deliver power to homes and businesses. It comprises three major grids — Eastern, Western and Texas — which are divided
A power blackout beginning the afternoon of Aug. 14, 2003, cascaded from northeast Ohio to seven other states and parts of Canada, reaching 50 million people. Some of the immediate and long-term effects:
THE DARK SIDE: Outages
Andy Reid coached first game for Kansas City Chiefs Friday night.