PRAGUE (AP) — More than a decade after many of its animals drowned, the Prague Zoo is counting the cost of yet another devastating flood. In 2002, more than 100 animals died — among them, Kadir, a male
NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street is recovering nearly all of an early loss as traders shrug off a rout in overseas markets.
The Dow Jones industrial average was down a fraction of a point at 15,238 shortly
A Warren man accused of fatally stabbing a 71-year-old man in April has asked for a judge to dismiss charges against him because he was insane at the time of the murder.
WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) — Police have determined no crimes were committed when a female inmate reportedly “flashed” and “performed” for employees at a southwestern… More »
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A small-town Kentucky police department mourning the ambush slaying of one of its officers has received threats that more officers will be targeted. The police chief says his department will not bow to such
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Harry Lewis, founder of the Hamburger Hamlet chain whose regular customers included Ronald Reagan and Elizabeth Taylor, has died at age 93.
The Los Angeles Times (http://lat.ms/1bqkpkA ) reports Lewis died Sunday at a
BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — With his dark eyebrows deeply furrowed and gleaming white teeth firmly clamped shut, Henry Cavill winces when asked if Superman is treated like a terrorist in “Man of Steel.” His reaction is somewhat understandable.
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece’s conservative government says it will temporarily shut down state-run television and radio, despite fierce objections from unions and junior coalition partners.
Government spokesman Simos Kedikoglou made the shock announcement Tuesday, saying the TV
WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department’s internal watchdog has asked outside law enforcement experts to review how misconduct complaints against American diplomats are investigated amid charges that some probes have been improperly halted by senior officials.
A man walking across Indianola Road was struck by a car early Tuesday.
YORK, Pa. (AP) — When two candidates tied for government seats in a Pennsylvania township, county officials decided the outcome with an old tin… More »
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A vote on whether to approve a $28.3 billion state budget plan by Pennsylvania’s House of Representatives will have to… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Finance Committee has approved Michael Froman, a law school classmate of President Barack Obama and a senior White House economic adviser, to be the next U.S. Trade Representative.
The panel voted by voice
LATROBE, Pa. (AP) — Discount carrier Spirit Airlines Inc. will debut flights to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport from Arnold Palmer Regional Airport in southwestern… More »
PARIS (AP) — The European Union’s plans to speed up the consolidation of its airspace are prompting a continentwide strike of air traffic controllers.
Controllers say the plan is unsafe for passengers and could cost jobs. The EU,
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner says it is “inconceivable” that top White House officials didn’t tell President Barack Obama once they learned the Internal Revenue Service had been targeting conservative political groups for extra scrutiny when
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Former Ohio Attorney General Marc Dann can again practice law in the state, following a six-month suspension related to ethics… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee says Congress is considering stripping the military of its authority to prosecute sexual assault cases and shifting the responsibility to state prosecutors.
Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont told
WINNEMUCCA, Nev. (AP) — A sandstorm in Northern Nevada caused a 26-vehicle pileup that killed one person and seriously injured two others.
Nevada Highway Patrol Trooper Jim Stewart says others had minor injuries in the crash that happened
PRINCETON, N.J. (AP) — Princeton University is evacuating after receiving a phoned in bomb threat against multiple buildings.
Dan Day, a school spokesman, says employees were told to leave the central New Jersey campus just before 10:30 a.m.