MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — The sight of two police officers walking toward her front door on June 30, 2001, told Sheri Hole all she… More »
Camera rolls as family’s car is hit by lightning, blowing out three tires.
CHICAGO (AP) — More than a thousand conservative lawmakers and business executives from across the nation are gathering in Chicago to craft policy proposals that could be pushed in state capitols next year.
Attendees at the annual meeting
WASHINGTON (AP) — The new U.S. Mideast peace envoy is heading to Jerusalem Aug. 14 for a second round of talks followed by a later meeting in Jericho.
State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said Thursday that Martin Indyk
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — A cat was pulled alive from the ruins of an apartment building that collapsed in a huge gas explosion, but with 11 people still missing, hundreds of rescuers tried without success Thursday to
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — An instructor at a California college says he has been fired after being accused of slamming a female student to the ground during a fight.
The Fresno Bee reported Wednesday (http://bit.ly/13mFZTT) that Brian Calhoun,
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia reduced its area under coca cultivation by 25 percent last year, the United Nations said Thursday, meaning Peru has likely surpassed it as the world’s No. 1 cocaine-producing-country.
The annual reduction was Colombia’s
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VIENNA (AP) — Temperatures have hit all-time highs in Austria and neighboring Hungary as a stubborn heat wave nears the end of its second week.
Thursday’s 40.5 degrees Celsius (105 degrees Fahrenheit Thursday eclipsed the previous record of
DENVER (AP) — Voters could one day print ballots at home like airline boarding passes, or skip traditional precincts for weekend voting at vote centers.
But first, elections administrators nationwide must stop trying to fix problems of the
ERIE, Pa. (AP) — The winner has been named in a Pennsylvania sideburns contest that honors a U.S. Navy commodore known for his impressive facial hair.
The Erie Times-News (http://bit.ly/15fJeeZ ) reports that 56-year-old Dave Baxter of Lake
BOSTON (AP) — Two friends of the suspected Boston Marathon bomber have been indicted on obstruction conspiracy charges.
Dias Kadyrbayev (DYE’-us kad-uhr-BYE’-ev) and Azamat Tazhayakov (AHZ’-maht tuh-ZAYE’-uh-kov) are accused of trying to dispose of evidence from Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s
SOPCHOPPY, Fla. (AP) — A small Florida Panhandle town best known for its annual Worm Grunting Festival is at the center of an investigation into charges the white city clerk suppressed the black vote in an election where
LOME, Togo (AP) — For more than three decades, Emile N’Bouke operated a small, unmarked shop on the corner of a busy street in downtown Lome that received few customers and kept irregular hours.
Wood sculptures and iron
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Las Vegas casino mogul Steve Wynn will donate $25 million to the University of Iowa to accelerate the search… More »