CAYO COCO, Cuba (AP) — After Cuban scientists studied the effects of climate change on this island’s 3,500 miles (5,630 kilometers) of coastline, their discoveries were so alarming that officials didn’t share the results with the public to
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The CEO of AEG Live LLC told jurors he knew Michael Jackson as a sophisticated, forceful businessman, not the drugged-up performer who’s been described throughout a civil trial.
Randy Phillips told jurors Wednesday that
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Just hours after Iran’s presidential candidates bickered over nuclear policies during a televised debate, the country’s foreign minister stepped in with a comment of his own: Nothing will change regardless of the winner.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The government reported Wednesday that the U.S. budget deficit widened in May by $139 billion. But the annual deficit stayed on track to finish below $1 trillion for the first time since 2008.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Penn State is asking the NCAA and state officials to settle litigation over who will control the $60 million it… More »
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A 10-year-old Pennsylvania girl whose efforts to qualify for an organ donation spurred public debate over how organs are allocated has… More »
DRIGGS, Idaho (AP) — The top administrator for an eastern Idaho high school says the school will drop its longtime Redskins nickname, logo and mascot in a move to show respect for Native Americans.
Superintendent Monte Woolstenhulm announced
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s top advisers will meet to air reservations about arming Syria’s rebels, with officials saying the U.S. is unlikely to take any immediate action to arrest the Assad regime’s military advance.
HAVANA (AP) — Australian endurance athlete Chloe McCardel jumped feet-first into calm, balmy waters off Cuba on Wednesday and began stroking steadily out to sea in a bid to make a record swim from Havana to Florida without
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — A Tunisian court on Wednesday convicted three European feminist activists who staged a topless courthouse protest last month, sentencing them to four months and a day in prison, a court official said.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jennifer Lopez says Latinos in the United States are starting to realize their power in politics and media, and that makes the timing good for her latest undertaking: Lobbying for greater diversity in TV programming.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists have long known that cheetahs are blazingly fast. Now new research shows it’s their acceleration and nimble zigzagging that really leaves the rest of the animal world in the dust.
Researchers determined cheetahs can
NEW YORK (AP) — Actress Holland Taylor’s one-woman portrait of Ann Richards, the former Texas governor with the cotton candy hair and down-home humor, will be moving along.
Producers said Wednesday “Ann” will close after the June 30
The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday, June 3, to Sunday, June 9, via Facebook, Tumblr,
The following list represents the top streamed tracks on Spotify from Monday, June 3, to Sunday, June 9:
1. Macklemore & Ryan Lewis feat. Ray Dalton, “Can’t Hold Us” (Macklemore)
2. Imagine Dragons, “Radioactive” (KIDinaKORNER/Interscope Records)
WASHINGTON (AP) — A House Republican has said that there is a low rate of pregnancy among women who are raped, stirring up an issue that proved politically toxic for another Republican.
Arizona Republican Trent Franks was speaking
Summer career camps begin at MCCTC this week, offering themed educational activities for middle school students.
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) — A man was convicted Wednesday of killing a barbershop customer, wounding the barber, and then injuring two officers during a shootout with police, all just days after escaping from prison.
Tamik Kirkland of Springfield,
DUBLIN (AP) — Ireland’s prime minister says anti-abortion activists in the predominantly Catholic country have inundated his office with threatening packages and letters branding him a murderer, some written in blood.
Enda Kenny made the declaration Wednesday as
Everything’s relative. And so, given that the film currently ruling the box office is about Americans encouraged by their own government to indulge their homicidal urges one night a year — we’re talking about “The Purge” — it’s