TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — In the midst of a scandal over the police shooting of a university president’s son, the government of Honduras launched an unprecedented effort last year to clean up a U.S.-backed police force widely seen
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Donald Trump’s Miss USA pageant will be judged by experts in cooking, fashion and looking hot.
Pageant officials announced this week that Betsey Johnson, the over-the-top fashion designer, and Bob Harper, star of the
WASHINGTON (AP) — A major federal study has found that minority renters and homebuyers who test the housing market for discrimination were told about and shown fewer homes and apartments than their equally qualified white counterparts.
WASHINGTON, Pa. (AP) — Trial is scheduled to begin next week in the shooting deaths of two men outside a western Pennsylvania bar more… More »
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Paramedics were dispatched to Paris Jackson’s home on a report that the 15-year-old had taken 20 Motrin pills and cut herself with a kitchen knife, audio of an emergency dispatch released Tuesday shows.
KINGMAN, Kan. (AP) — The former Kansas lawman convicted in the death of his wife could face a punishment that would keep him in prison for decades.
Jurors found Brett Seacat guilty of first-degree murder in the shooting
News Corp. is planning to split into two companies. One company will operate as a newspaper and book publisher and will retain the News Corp. name. The other will be an entertainment company, called 21st Century Fox.
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — Libya’s interim army chief of staff insists militias will have to lay down their arms or join the military by the end of this year.
His comments come just days after 31 people, mostly
POTTSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Police say a man ran naked through a southeastern Pennsylvania town last weekend, allegedly chasing women and punching men.
The… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Fish and Wildlife Service says it wants to protect chimpanzees as endangered both in captivity and in the wild. The action could affect the use of chimpanzees in medical research.
A plan announced Tuesday
HARRSIBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania state Treasurer Rob McCord is taking a significant public step toward running for governor in next year’s crowded Democratic… More »
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The worst may be over for drivers in the upper Midwest who have been grappling with the highest gasoline prices in the continental U.S.
Analysts said one major Illinois refinery is back online and
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A government report says leases on publicly owned coal are undervalued and have cost the U.S. $62 million in potential lost revenues.
Tuesday’s report from the Department of Interior Inspector General recommends that the
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A North Texas grand jury has indicted a man for felony murder in the fatal heroin overdose of the grandson of Texas billionaire T. Boone Pickens.
A spokeswoman for Tarrant County prosecutors says
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s presidential race lost one more candidate Tuesday but gained a new script: reformist leaders uniting behind relative moderate Hasan Rowhani to boost his once-improbable shot at victory.
Former presidents Mohammad Khatami and Akbar
OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — The driver of an oversize load that triggered an Interstate 5 bridge collapse told investigators that he felt “crowded” by a passing vehicle and moved closer to the side of the bridge that had
WASHINGTON (AP) — TV was supposed to be everywhere by now — watchable anytime, anywhere, on your smartphone or tablet. But four years into the industry’s effort, network executives readily admit: TV isn’t everywhere.
The promise of “TV
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Douglas’ son is speaking out from behind bars, calling for treatment rather than jail time for non-violent drug offenders.
Cameron Douglas wrote an essay published Tuesday by the Huffington Post that says United
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — An explosion in the boiler room of a Southern California high school has caused damage to a building but no students were injured.
Santa Ana Unified School District spokeswoman Deidra Powell told The
CHICORA, Pa. (AP) — A Pennsylvania woman has been charged with stealing money from cards brought to a wedding reception she was attending — and trying to hide the loot in her bra.
State police say 40-year-old Jennifer