RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Beth McLean had just greeted her husband, a judge who was finally off work and able to join the family vacation at Sunset Beach. After days of rain, beachgoers were ecstatic at the sunny
The Food and Drug Administration said Friday that it approved a new drug from Boehringer Ingelheim for patients with a genetic variant of advanced lung cancer.
The agency said it approved the company’s Gilotrif for lung cancer patients
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Soccer fans in Las Vegas will see stepped-up security for an exhibition match Saturday featuring Monarcas Morelia of Mexico and Luis Angel Firpo of El Salvador, following brawls at a match between intense Mexican
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia, the epicenter of a new respiratory virus, asked Friday that pilgrims coming from across the Muslim world to visit its holy sites wear face masks in crowded places.
The list of
Shares of Boeing sank Friday after an empty 787 experienced a fire at Heathrow Airport.
MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The mayor of Wisconsin’s capital city is proposing it adopt its first official motto: 77 square miles surrounded by reality.
The phrase is a take on former Republican Gov. Lee Sherman Dreyfus’ jibe that
The road was closed after a water main break on Tuesday made all four lanes impassible.
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus’ president says the European Central Bank will help prop up the country’s hard-hit banking sector once its largest lender, Bank of Cyprus, is restructured.
Nicos Anastasiades said Friday that ECB Chief Mario Draghi
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House criticized Russia on Friday for allowing National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden to meet with human rights activists, calling it a “propaganda platform” for the man who seeks to avoid prosecution for
BRETIGNY-SUR-ORGE, France (AP) — French Interior Ministry lowers death toll to 6 in train derailment, says 9 gravely injured.
Pennsylvania man accused of torturing ex-girlfriends son and setting him ablaze.
NEW YORK (AP) — What happens when a tornado whips up hundreds of sharks and hurls them at Los Angeles?
Syfy network’s “Sharknado” suggests that such a siege can take a big chomp out of social media.
CAIRO (AP) — When autocrat Hosni Mubarak fell after popular protests in 2011, journalist Sabah Hamamou hoped for change at her newspaper, Al-Ahram, the state-owned media flagship with an editorial line firmly controlled by the regime.
An Augusta police officer was arrested Tuesday and charged with two counts of aggravated indecent liberties with a child.
ZIGUINCHOR, Senegal (AP) — An official in southern Senegal says rebels have freed nine employees of a South African bomb disposal company who were taken hostage in May.
Cheikh Tidiane Dieng, governor of the Ziguinchor region, says the