911: Not a taxi service

911: Not a taxi service

Georgia woman arrested for repeatedly using emergency ambulance calls for a ride into town. …

Andre 3000′s mother dies 1 day after his birthday

NEW YORK (AP) — Andre 3000′s mother died in her sleep early Tuesday at her Georgia home, a representative for the rapper at the firm Sunshine Sachs said Wednesday. Sharon Benjamin-Hodo was 58. She died in Rex, Ga.…
Army officers stand guard outside a burned mosque in Lashio, northern Shan State, Myanmar, Wednesday, May 29, 2013. Hundreds of Buddhist men on motorcycles waved iron rods and bamboo poles and threw rocks in a northeastern Myanmar town on Wednesday, a day after a mosque and a Muslim orphanage were torched in a new wave of violence targeting the religious minority.(AP Photo/Gemunu Amarasinghe)

1 dead, 4 hurt in anti-Muslim violence in Myanmar

Hundreds of Buddhist men on motorcycles, screaming and waving iron rods and sticks, roamed the streets of a town in northeastern Myanmar on Wednesday in a new wave of violence targeting Muslims. …
Well wishers leave flowers at the scene where 25-year-old soldier of the Royal Regiment of Fusiliers Lee Rigby was attacked and killed, near Woolwich Barracks in London, Tuesday, May 28, 2013. Rigby was murdered by two men wielding knives and meat cleavers last week near his barracks in southeast London's Woolwich area. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

Autopsy: UK soldier died from cuts, stab wounds

An autopsy shows that an off-duty soldier killed in a suspected Islamic extremist in London attack last week died from multiple cuts and stab wounds after he was hit by a car, police said Wednesday.…
In this still image made from video from May 25, 2013, a baby who was rescued after being trapped in a sewage pipe just below a squat toilet in a public building, lies on a bed at a hospital in Jinhua city, eastern China. (AP Photo/Shaanxi TV via AP Video)  CHINA OUT

Mother of newborn in sewer was present for rescue

The mother of the Chinese newborn trapped in a sewer pipe in a stunning ordeal caught on video had raised the initial alarm and was present for the entire two-hour rescue but did not admit giving birth until confronted by police, reports said Wednesday.…
FILE - This undated file image released by the British Health Protection Agency shows an electron microscope image of a coronavirus, part of a family of viruses that cause ailments including the common cold and SARS, which was first identified last year in the Middle East. (AP Photo/Health Protection Agency, File)

French man dies of SARS-related respiratory virus

A French patient infected with a deadly new respiratory virus related to SARS died Tuesday of the disease, which has killed half the people known to be infected and alarmed global health officials.…
In Cold Blood

‘In Cold Blood’ DNA testing results inconclusive

A Kansas official says DNA testing is so far inconclusive about whether two men executed in Kansas for the 1959 killings that inspired the book "In Cold Blood" are linked to unsolved murders in Florida. …