SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An 88-year-old doctor from Rushville who charges $5 an office visit has been named the grand marshal of the Illinois… More »
WOLFEBORO, N.H. (AP) — Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney jumped into the debate over the GOP’s future Tuesday night, warning congressional Republicans against forcing a government shutdown in their quest to stop President Barack Obama’s signature health
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook friends. Transcripts of BlackBerry instant messages. Records of texts.
Major League Baseball’s investigators used an arsenal of high-tech tools to collect the evidence that persuaded a dozen players to accept 50-game suspensions this
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A southwest Oregon sheriff’s office has identified the man killed Tuesday while working on one of five major forest fires in the region.
Josephine County Sheriff Gil Gilbertson says 19-year-old Jesse Trader was returning
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A nurse came forward Tuesday to say that embattled San Diego Mayor Bob Filner demanded a date earlier this year in exchange for fulfilling her request to help get treatment for an injured veteran.
Dustin Hoffman is doing well after being successfully treated for cancer.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dustin Hoffman is doing well after being successfully treated for cancer.
A spokeswoman for the 75-year-old actor-director confirmed a People.com… More »
Chinese scientists have found the strongest evidence yet that a new bird flu strain is sometimes able to spread from person to person.
LONDON (AP) — Chinese scientists have found the strongest evidence yet that a new bird flu strain is sometimes able to spread from person… More »
Guatemalan authorities say a radio journalist has been shot to death in the eastern province of Zacapa.
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A former Oregon man who said he was sexually abused by a pedophile priest nearly 50 years ago has withdrawn his appeal of a ruling that said the Vatican did not employ the priest
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A proposal to legalize medical marijuana in Arkansas is one step closer to going before voters next year after… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional aides say the Obama administration is planning to extend a ban on imports of rubies and jade from Myanmar because of the powerful military’s involvement in the trade.
The gemstones are sourced from border
NEW YORK (AP) — More than a dozen years after their last film together, Robert De Niro and Meryl Streep will reunite on screen for an adaption of Ann Leary’s darkly comic small town New England tale, “The
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Toney Clemons grabs his cellphone, flips through a couple of screens and starts reading the stomach-churning details.… More »