RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Three business reasons — quicker, closer and custom — prompted computer maker Lenovo Group to open its first U.S. manufacturing operation in North Carolina instead of low-cost foreign locations like Mexico or China, its
BALTIMORE (AP) — Inmates often complain of idleness, but Tavon White apparently had no trouble keeping busy behind bars.
Investigators say the man nicknamed “Bulldog” impregnated four female corrections officers at the Baltimore jail while running a sophisticated
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ten months after landing on Mars, the NASA rover Curiosity is finally about to pack up and head toward a mountain.
Discoveries and longer-than-expected scientific studies delayed the long-awaited drive to Mount Sharp, where
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Slain civil rights leader Medgar Evers was honored for paving the way for black leaders during a ceremony commemorating the 50th anniversary of his death.
Evers should be remembered as a pioneer who helped
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The 15-year-old daughter of Michael Jackson is physically fine after being taken to a hospital early Wednesday, an attorney for Jackson’s mother said.
Perry Sanders Jr. writes in a statement to The Associated Press
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A coalition of civil rights organizations has filed a judicial misconduct complaint against a conservative federal judge for discriminatory comments she allegedly made during a speech, including that some racial groups were predisposed to
BALTIMORE (AP) — Allegations of sex, drugs and access to contraband cellphones are roiling a downtown Baltimore jail.
The unfolding scandal emerged with an indictment in April charging 25 inmates, corrections officers and outside suppliers with a contraband
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Despite the well-known advantages to breast milk and vigorous campaigns around the world championing breast as best, Mexican mothers say the bottle is better.
In a dramatic decline over the past six years, today
The students of Ursuline High School in Youngstown wished their varsity baseball team luck as they boarded a bus Wednesday heading to the state semi-finals in Columbus.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A congressional aide tells The Associated Press that two Internal Revenue Service workers are being placed on administrative leave for accepting $1,100 worth of free food and other items at a 2010 conference.
There are really three movie stars headlining “The Internship”: Vince Vaughn, Owen Wilson, and Google. Actually, it’s a surprise Google doesn’t get top billing over the humans, so adoringly is the company displayed.
But if you can get
RANCHO MIRAGE, Calif. (AP) — A sprawling California desert estate built by billionaire philanthropists Walter and Leonore Annenberg is a place where political powerbrokers once discussed critical issues of the day and where royalty — real and Hollywood
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Until she introduced “magic cheese” to her sick and aging bulldog, Laura Bugni-Daniel watched him suffer for two years. He’d spend his days lying down or throwing up.
Today, at age 12, he plays
In suburban Atlanta, northern Idaho and a number of other places, churches have moved swiftly to sever ties with the Boy Scouts of America in protest over the vote last month to let openly gay boys participate in
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Homeland Security Department is defending its policy of relying on a hunch to search laptops and copy digital files at the border.
Civil rights groups like the American Civil Liberties Union say that federal
LONDON (AP) — American novelist A.M. Homes has won this year’s Women’s Prize for Fiction with her sixth novel “May We Be Forgiven.”
Homes beat award winning writer Hilary Mantel and three other finalists for the 30,000-pound ($45,000)
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Witnesses say they heard a loud rumbling sound immediately before today’s collapse of a four-story building that was being demolished in Philadelphia.
The city’s fire commissioner says the collapse injured 13 people and trapped one
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Corbett is expected to sign a bill to prevent coverage of most abortions under policies offered in a… More »
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CLEVELAND (AP) — A federal indictment accuses seven men of arranging or carrying out copper thefts at about two dozen electrical substations in northeast… More »