The head of a Hattiesburg children’s home says five “Duck Dynasty” stars helped raise $280,000 to $300,000 for Homes of Hope for Children.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Companies are increasingly confident the economy will grow at a modest pace over the next year and are hiring more, according to a survey of business economists.
Nearly one-third of the economists surveyed by the
SAN DIEGO (AP) — “It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia” has plenty to be thankful for: The naughty FX comedy is going into its ninth season, helping to launch a new spin-off channel and was greeted by more than
Today is Monday, July 22, the 203rd day of 2013. There are 162 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On July 22, 1943, American forces led by Gen. George S. Patton captured Palermo, Sicily, during
Authorities responding to a report of a foul odor from a home ultimately discovered three bodies and arrested a registered sex offender who sent police and volunteers through a poor Ohio neighborhood in a search for more victims Sunday, officials said.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Rapper J. Cole is apologizing to those with autism and their families for an offensive lyric.
Cole says in a blog post Sunday that he doesn’t agree with the recent trend of pressure rappers
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese stocks fell but other Asian markets edged up Monday after Japan’s ruling party won a majority in parliament’s upper house and a mandate to push ahead economic reforms.
Oil stayed above $108 a barrel
DETROIT (AP) — It wasn’t easy making Detroit the largest U.S. city to file for bankruptcy protection, but it was the right decision, Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder said Sunday as he, the city’s mayor and its emergency manager
OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — Tony Romo was waiting in California when the Dallas Cowboys arrived for training camp.
Romo, who didn’t take a real snap in offseason workouts after signing the richest contract in franchise history, finally returned
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jerry Colangelo and Mike Krzyzewski arrived in Las Vegas with a group of 28 players ready to participate in a four-day camp that will mark the beginning of preparations for next summer’s World Cup
BEIJING (AP) — A strong, shallow earthquake struck a moderately populated part of western China on Monday morning, and state media reported at least three deaths.
The quake hit near the city of Dingxi in Gansu province, a
NORWOOD, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a gunman walked into a southern Missouri church service and fired two shots into the floor.
Wright County Sheriff Glenn Adler tells KOLR-TV (http://is.gd/R7sPcY ) that another round hit the ceiling Sunday
WASHINGTON (AP) — Drawing renewed attention to the economy, President Barack Obama will return this week to an Illinois college where he once spelled out a vision for an expanded and strengthened middle class as a freshman U.S.
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia’s president says his military will mount a strong offensive against the country’s biggest rebel movement after guerrillas killed 19 soldiers this weekend in two regions.
President Juan Manuel Santos said Sunday the army
ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — Rescue crews have recovered the body of a man who fell 200 to 300 feet while descending Capitol Peak west of Aspen, Colo.
The Pitkin County sheriff’s office says Ryan Joseph Palmer, of Vail,