Mayor: Fight crime by being more like NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City’s mayor met Thursday with the parents of a 15-year-old Chicago girl killed by a stray bullet, then suggested t…

2nd lost hiker rescued from Calif. forest

RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. (AP) — A sheriff’s rescue team followed the sounds of a screaming female voice Thursday to an almost vertical…

Finals Watch: Presidential parting shot

ATLANTA (AP) — Presidential parting shot The formal question-and-answer portion of his news conference had just ended when NCAA president Ma…

Finals Watch: Small schools

ATLANTA (AP) — Small schools share big stage The Final Four isn’t the only big game in town. Hello, Metro State. Hello, Drury. We’re talking…

FILE - In this Jan. 12, 2011 file photo, Pulitzer Prize-winning movie critic Roger Ebert works in his office at the WTTW-TV studios in Chicago. The Chicago Sun-Times is reporting that its film critic Roger Ebert died on Thursday, April 4, 2013. He was 70.  (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)

Famed movie critic Roger Ebert dies

CHICAGO (AP) — Roger Ebert, the most famous and most popular film reviewer of his time who became the first journalist to win a Pulitzer Pri…