BERLIN (AP) — Issuing an appeal for a new citizen activism in the free world, President Barack Obama renewed his call Wednesday to reduce U.S. and Russian nuclear stockpiles and to confront climate change, a danger he called
NEW YORK (AP) — Madonna says there were days she was exhausted during her recent “MDNA” world tour, but she decided to press on.
You won’t see those rough behind-the-scenes moments in her new concert film, “The MDNA
GROZNY, Russia (AP) — The father of a Russian man killed while being questioned about ties to the Boston Marathon bombing suspects says he has brought the body to Russia for burial.
Ibragim Todashev, 27, was fatally shot
NEW YORK (AP) — A father and son who admitted they were pimps have been acquitted in New York of sex trafficking after several prostitutes testified they were treated well.
A judge delivered the verdict Wednesday at the
NASA has eight new astronauts – including a former New Castle man.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Vince Flynn, a best-selling author of political thriller novels, has died at age 47 after a two-year battle with prostate cancer.
A statement from Flynn’s publisher, Simon & Schuster, Inc., said he died
MIAMI (AP) — Country singer Slim Whitman, the high-pitched yodeler who sold millions of records through ever-present TV ads in the 1980s and 1990s and whose song saved the world in the film comedy “Mars Attacks!,” died Wednesday
DERRY, Pa. (AP) — A mother who formerly headed the football boosters program at a western Pennsylvania high school has been charged with stealing… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — Valerie Harper has agreed to give a first-person account of her battle with terminal cancer to NBC News.
The network says Meredith Vieira will host the documentary, which will air in prime time. No
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Iceland says a WikiLeaks spokesman who claims to represent Edward Snowden has reached out to government officials about the potential of the NSA leaker applying for asylum in the Nordic country.
Johannes Skulason, an Icelandic
A Struthers man pleaded guilty Wednesday to severely abusing his girlfriend’s 14-year-old son to death.
NEW YORK (AP) — ABC News “Nightline” anchor Terry Moran is getting a new posting as the network’s London-based chief foreign correspondent.
ABC said Wednesday that Moran will head overseas late this summer. Moran was ABC’s chief White
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks edged lower in early trading on Wall Street Wednesday as investors waited for word from the Federal Reserve.
The U.S. central bank will release its latest policy update at 2 p.m. Eastern Daylight
NEW YORK (AP) — Brad Pitt wanted to build a better blockbuster.
During the years Hollywood shifted toward increasingly bigger spectacles and superhero tentpoles, one of the movies’ biggest stars largely stayed on the sidelines, focusing instead on
WASHINGTON (AP) — House lawmakers are beginning work on a rewrite of the No Child Left Behind education law that would give states more authority and Washington less.
Members of the House Education and the Workforce Committee on
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NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are edging lower in early trading on Wall Street as investors hold back ahead of a policy announcement from the Federal Reserve.
The Dow Jones industrial average was down 17 points, or 0.1
ST. MARYS, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges he threatened his mother with a 10-inch kitchen knife because… More »
CLEVELAND (AP) — A tentative Aug. 4 trial date has been set for an Ohio man accused of kidnapping three women and holding them in his home for about a decade.
Ariel Castro, with his wrists and ankles
MORGANTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Investigators say a fire earlier this week at a titanium-manufacturing plant in eastern Pennsylvania caused $3.5 million in damage and… More »