BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi electoral officials say a coalition led by Iraq’s prime minister has won the largest single bloc of seats in seven of 12 provinces participating in local elections, and tied in eighth, although it failed
CINCINNATI (AP) — A stretch of state highway west of Cincinnati named for a Marine killed in Iraq seven years ago is among the… More »
PITTSBURGH (AP) — About three dozen participants in this weekend’s Pittsburgh Marathon will be runners who weren’t able to finish last month’s Boston Marathon… More »
ELYRIA, Ohio (AP) — Comic book and superhero fans are descending on northeast Ohio this weekend.
Organizers of Super Hero Weekend in the city… More »
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Many folks across Ohio who would rather stay on the couch Saturday afternoons watching sports or cooking shows on TV… More »
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Beth Heinen Bell and her husband, Christian — like a rising number of Americans — are ready to jump into the real estate market and become homeowners. Yet they’re running into an obstacle
SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — The actors who play Pam, Jim, Dwight and other beloved characters from the long-running NBC show “The Office” are visiting the northeastern Pennsylvania city that is home to their fictional firm ahead of the
For weeks, jurors in Philadelphia heard grim testimony about deaths and squalor at Dr. Kermit Gosnell’s inner-city abortion clinic. While they listened, the murder case reverberated far beyond the courtroom, changing — at least for the moment —
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The 139th running of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs will have a full field of 20 horses breaking from the starting gates at 6:24 p.m. EDT on Saturday.
Just over two minutes later,
Comic Book Day was held Saturday and publishers and purveyors of tales of fantastic heroes and nefarious villains enticed new readers who are making time for and spending money on comics printed on paper.
MORON, Venezuela (AP) — Only the filthy water from broken sewer pipes keeps the dust down in front of Ramon Boet’s shop, which sells statues of saints and other religious objects.
In the distance, massive tankers pull up
CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Five museums in the northeastern Ohio city of Canton are working to attract more visitors by banking on the popularity… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — Technology created an energy revolution over the past decade — just not the one we expected.
By now, cars were supposed to be running on fuel made from plant waste or algae — or
NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge in New York has asked big-box wholesaler Costco and little-blue-box jeweler Tiffany & Co. to try to settle a multimillion-dollar trademark dispute.
Lawyers for the companies faced off in a Manhattan
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. (AP) — A prosecutor says a man accused of a triple murder in central Pennsylvania last summer is expected to enter guilty… More »
KETTERING, Ohio (AP) — An Ohio man has changed his plea to guilty in a deadly hit-and-run crash in 2011.
Twenty-two-year-old Timothy Grice of… More »
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Rolling Stones must have passed through a time machine before taking the Staples Center stage to kick off their “50 and Counting” tour.
Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Ronnie Wood and Charlie Watts delivered
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia’s official press agency says private girls’ schools are now allowed to hold sports activities in the kingdom, “according to the rules of Shariah.”
Saudi Arabia follows an ultraconservative interpretation of Shariah,
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Before facing questions from a crowd of more than 30,000, billionaire Warren Buffett has started the day being mobbed by fans.
Berkshire Hathaway shareholders are treating the 82-year-old investor like a rock star at
BEDFORD, Mass. (AP) — Ever think your gerbil could do more in life than its cage in your living room will allow?
Dozens of gerbils are scurrying to New England this weekend in the hopes of squeaking out