Bomb and shooting kill 7 in Iraq

BAGHDAD (AP) — Authorities say attackers have sprayed a security checkpoint in western Iraq with gunfire, killing three policemen. Police of…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground Forecast for Friday, May 31, 2013. Severe storms will persist across the center of the nation on Friday as a strong low …

Art owned by TS Eliot’s widow on sale

LONDON (AP) — It’s the collection that “Cats” built. A multimillion-dollar trove of works by artists including J.M.W. Turner, Francis Bacon,…

Quotations of the day

“She lived through a nightmare.” — Jose Francisco Benitez Paz, attorney for Yanira Maldonado, after the Arizona woman facing drug smuggling …