The price of oil climbed to above $98 a barrel Monday amid concerns over an escalation in the civil war in Syria and as traders awaited a critical meeting of the U.S. Federal Reserve later in the week.
LONDON (AP) — British police say they are investigating after a newspaper published photos of Nigella Lawson’s husband Charles Saatchi with his hands around the celebrity chef’s throat.
The Sunday People newspaper ran pictures of what it said
CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Police are investigating after a violent weekend left at least six people dead and more than three dozen wounded in a series of shootings.
The Chicago Sun-Times reported Monday that it was the most
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NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock futures are rising sharply ahead of this week’s two-day policy meeting of the U.S. Federal Reserve.
Dow Jones futures are up 124 points to 15,112. S&P futures have added 14.3 points to
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Canada has pledged an additional $98.4 million to Jordan to help the Arab country cope with the costly fallout from the worsening crisis next door in Syria, its foreign affairs minister said in a
LOCK HAVEN, Pa. (AP) — State police in central Pennsylvania say a 15-year-old boy who was killed by a pellet gun while playing with… More »
LEMONT, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania teenager with a metal detector has stumbled across a 1962 high school class ring and returned to its owner.
The Centre Daily Times reports (http://bit.ly/15c0xOU ) 19-year-old Robert Nese says he was
BEACHWOOD, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a police officer in suburban Cleveland shot and wounded a man who was wanted for felony domestic violence.… More »
WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) — Police are searching for a Pennsylvania bank robber who fatally shot a supermarket customer who tried to stop the man… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — Police have increased their presence in New York City neighborhoods still struggling with the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy.
The Staten Island Advance (http://bit.ly/12Qeo2C ) says break-ins left some residents on the island so frustrated
CLEVELAND (AP) — Buoyed by three women found alive recently after disappearing about a decade ago, supporters of another missing woman in Cleveland hope… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — Apple says it received between 4,000 and 5,000 requests from U.S. law enforcement for customer data between Dec. 1, 2012 and May 31.
The company, like some other businesses, had asked the U.S government
MILAN (AP) — Daniel Barenboim is conducting the first week-long presentation of Wagner’s Ring cycle at La Scala since 1938.
“Der Ring des Nibelungen,” which begins with “Das Rheingold” on Monday, is part of the opera house’s yearlong
LEMONT, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania teenager with a metal detector has stumbled across a 1962 high school class ring and returned it to… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. official says the United States and Cuba will resume talks on restarting direct mail service despite a deadlock between Washington and Havana over detainees that has largely stalled most rapprochement efforts.
NEW YORK (AP) — Netflix is going to start running original television series from Dreamworks Animation.
Financial terms were not disclosed.
Netflix Inc. says the multi-year agreement is its biggest deal ever for original first-run content and includes
MANCHESTER, Tenn. (AP) — Memories are a jumble walking out of the Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. Days blend together, sound memories clash and surface. Hipster moustaches made from pink glow sticks haunt your dreams. And that smell.
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s official news agency says a criminal court has summoned outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad over a lawsuit filed by the country’s parliament speaker and others.
Monday’s report by IRNA gave no further details, but