Update // A man was shot during an alleged burglary attempt in Niles.
PARIS (AP) — A packed passenger train derailed and crashed into a station outside Paris on Friday on the eve of a major holiday weekend. At least seven people were believed killed and dozens were injured, authorities said.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Friday divides the players with bragging rights from those with none at the World Series of Poker.
Of the 666 remaining players at the year’s biggest poker event, most will reach the money, taking
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Wet and cloudy weather is helping firefighters battling a mountain blaze that has charred almost 44 square miles near Las Vegas.
Containment on the Carpenter 1 wildfire increased to 43 percent.
But U.S. Forest
NEW DELHI (AP) — Bollywood’s legendary actor Pran, who played both heroes and villains in several Hindi film classics over six decades, died of pneumonia at Mumbai’s Lilavati Hospital on Friday, his doctor said. He was 93.
ISTANBUL (AP) — Police have blocked hundreds of journalists from marching in Istanbul to demand press freedoms and denounce the harassment of colleagues during a spate of anti-government demonstrations last month.
Journalists were detained or targeted by police
BERNALILLO, N.M. (AP) — After getting nearly 200 phone calls from his estranged wife in one day, Albuquerque police officer Levi Chavez went to her house while she was asleep, shoved his department-issued gun in her mouth and
MEXICO CITY (AP) — An airport serving Mexico’s fourth-largest city has suspended operations due to volcanic ash from the Popocatepetl volcano.
The international airport in Puebla was temporarily closed as a precautionary measure.
The airport is east of
A resident of Shepherd of the Valley in Howland will represent the Cleveland Indians during the People Magazine Tribute to Heroes at the All Star Game in Chicago.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Opponents of same-sex marriage say they are asking the California Supreme Court to order county clerks to deny marriage licenses to same-sex couples.
The group that sponsored the 2008 ballot measure banning gay marriage
CAIRO (AP) — Tens of thousands of supporters of Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood massed in main squares in several cities on Friday, waving pictures of Mohammed Morsi and chanting that the head of the military is a “traitor,” stepping
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An Iranian news agency says the foreign minister has called on the United Arab Emirates not to deport its nationals.
The Iranian media has reported that the UAE has repatriated an unspecified number of
NEW YORK (AP) — Two dozen bug bombs may have been set off at once inside a Chinatown beauty salon, leading to an explosion and fire that injured a dozen people, fire officials said Friday.
Three people remained
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Justice Department official says the law enforcement agency is toughening up its guidelines for subpoenaing reporters’ phone records by increasing the likelihood that news organizations will receive advance notice so that they can challenge
SPRING HOUSE, Pa. (AP) — A man suspected of stealing thousands of dollars in gifts from a suburban Philadelphia wedding reception has turned himself… More »
A Hubbard woman awoke Friday and saw a waste pickup employee urinating in the middle of the street, reports said.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The prosecutor in Ohio’s most populous county isn’t limiting his review of capital punishment to the case of a man… More »
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Security forces engaged Islamic extremists in a five-hour gunbattle that killed one suspect in Sokoto city in northwest Nigeria, the police reported Friday.
It’s apparently the first report in a year of activity in
LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portugal’s main political parties pledged Friday to try to negotiate a joint economic strategy that aims to spare the country a second international bailout.
But the obstacles to an agreement were clear during the
WASHINGTON (AP) — The uncertainty over immigration overhaul in the U.S. House has dimmed the White House’s hopes for a summertime achievement and left President Barack Obama still in search of a marquee legislative accomplishment to mark his