Water-weary residents of several central U.S states are girding for more rain and possible flooding after a week of intermittent downpours dumped as much as 15 inches in some locat
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The number of uninsured in Rhode Island will drop to about 68,000 from 124,000 after the federal health care overhaul… More »
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Des Moines police are investigating the theft of gold eyelid implants from a hospital.
KCCI-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1ck95fD ) an… More »
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A government official in Kenya says seven police are under investigation for theft in the wake of a major fire at Nairobi’s main airport.
Four officials told The Associated Press on Thursday that first
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas voters could see multiple attempts to legalize medical marijuana on the ballot next year.
Two groups are vying… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — A decade after families of prison inmates asked for action, the Federal Communications Commission agreed to limit how much companies can charge for phone calls made from behind bars.
The FCC voted 2-1 during an
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Authorities say a suspect in the killing of a Mexican investigative journalist has been freed after a court found he was tortured into confessing.
Regina Martinez was found beaten and suffocated in her house
LONDON (AP) — A $38,000 handbag? For most people, it’s unthinkable.
But for the richest sliver of the global population, like Oprah Winfrey, it’s a realistic option — and buyers aren’t short of choices.
In the upscale boutiques
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — A tuberculosis outbreak in Greenwood County that was spread by a school employee may prompt South Carolina legislators to propose… More »
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A federal judge has dealt a setback to a New Jersey law that would hold Internet providers liable for content sent over their services.
The law was intended to combat the sexual trafficking of
FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — The temperature hit 80 degrees for the record 36th time this summer on Thursday in Fairbanks, and, only 1.44 inches of rain has fallen in Alaska’s second-largest city since June 1, according to the
EAST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says crews working at the scene of a plane crash in a residential neighborhood have seen two bodies.
The small plane went down Friday morning as it attempted
OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — A judge granted the mother of Amanda Bynes a temporary conservatorship on Friday to make decisions about her daughter’s treatment in case the former child actress is released from a facility where she is
CHICAGO (AP) — Religion and the nation’s new health law haven’t exactly been viewed as friendly partners in the public eye, with most of… More »
Authorities say a Southwest Airlines jet was diverted to Birmingham due to a mid-flight fire alarm.