Bradley Manning generates more sympathy abroad

LONDON (AP) — It’s rare for an American to generate more sympathy abroad than he or she does at home, but Bradley Manning and his trial are unique in a host of ways. With Manning’s trial heating up…

US home prices jumped in April by most in 7 years

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices soared 12.1 percent in April from a year earlier, the biggest gain since February 2006, as more buyers competed for fewer homes. Real estate data provider CoreLogic says prices rose in April…

Futures higher as markets await May jobs report

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock futures are mixed in light trading with investors already looking for clues about the Labor Department’s monthly employment figure coming out at the end of the week. Dow Jones industrial futures are…
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Auditor: Data-scrubbing hurt Ohio students

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The state auditor says attendance data rigging in Columbus schools cheated some students out of chances to get tutoring and use vouchers to go to p……

Hundreds turn out in opposition to Pa. drilling

WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — More than 500 people packed a public hearing at Lycoming College to voice their opposition to potential drilling for natural gas in Loyalsock……

Russian official: FBI missed Boston warning

MOSCOW (AP) — A senior Russian official says the Boston Marathon bombings could have been prevented if American officials had followed through with Russian intelligence. Officials previously hewed to President Vladimir Putin’s statement that Russia had no information…

Man sought in death of Pa. woman nabbed in Mo.

YORK, Pa. (AP) — Authorities in Missouri have arrested a suspect in the murder of a woman whose body was found tied up with pink duct tape in her central Pennsylvania home……

Teen drowns in NY river after saving his sister, 7

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Authorities say a teenager has drowned in the Niagara River in Buffalo while trying to save his 7-year-old sister after she slipped into the water. Local media outlets report that the 17-year-old boy jumped…

Teen shot at RI kindergarten graduation party

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Police in Providence are searching for a group of youths who showed up uninvited to a kindergarten graduation party and shot one of the guests. Police say 16-year-old Ny’asia Lawrence was shot in the…

Putin: S-300 missiles not sent to Syria yet

MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin says Russia hasn’t yet fulfilled a contract to send sophisticated S-300 air defense missile systems to Syria. Russian officials have said that Moscow signed a contract for the delivery of the powerful…

OH chiropractors could make call on concussions

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A provision in a bill being considered by the Ohio Senate would allow chiropractors to make the call on allowing student athletes with head injuri……

Rocket to launch from Va. to study galaxy creation

WALLOPS ISLAND, Va. (AP) — A rocket set to launch from Virginia’s Wallops Island Flight Facility will study how the first galaxy was formed. NASA says the Black Brant XII suborbital rocket carrying the Cosmic Infrared Background ExpeRiment…

Ohio deputies probing apparent murder-suicide

PATASKALA, Ohio (AP) — Sheriff’s deputies are investigating an apparent murder-suicide in rural central Ohio. It started Monday night when Licking County de……

Twins born on side of interstate with trooper help

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah woman who gave birth to twin boys on the side of a desolate highway says she was terrified her babies wouldn’t survive. Lynette Hales recounted the story at a news conference…

Fort Hood victims upset; suspect can question them

FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — A judge will decide whether to delay the murder trial of the Fort Hood shooting suspect by three months to allow the accused Army psychiatrist more time to prepare. Maj. Nidal Hasan requested…

Russia wants Seagal to be face of weapons industry

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia is looking at Steven Seagal to be the face of its weapons industry as it guns for first place on the world arms market. Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said the action movie star…

Iran summons Qatari envoy over ‘terror’ allegation

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — An Iranian semi-official news agency says Tehran has summoned Qatar’s envoy over an alleged Qatari link to a sabotage and terrorism group. The Tuesday report by Fars agency says Iran’s Foreign Ministry wished to…