LANSDOWNE, Pa. (AP) — The reward for information in an arson that severely damaged a Philadelphia-area high school last month has grown to $18,000.… More »
LONDON (AP) — David Cameron’s Conservative Party has taken a drubbing in local elections amid a surge of support for an anti-European Union and anti-immigration party.
The early results show that the right-wing United Kingdom Independence Party, or
POTTSVILLE, Pa. (AP) — An eastern Pennsylvania middle school teacher has gone to great heights to show her students the value of physics and… More »
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A technical flaw in a petition is delaying efforts to try to give Ohio students the right to pray in… More »
ATLANTA (AP) — A dash-cam video of actress Reese Witherspoon’s recent disorderly-conduct arrest provides a rare glimpse of one of Hollywood’s best-known actresses unfiltered as she takes on a no-nonsense Georgia state trooper following a traffic stop.
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Eleven exotic dancers have been arrested on prostitution charges after an undercover sting at an Allentown strip club.
Police raided… More »
DELAWARE, Ohio (AP) — Students at a central Ohio college were warned to stay inside after a shooting wounded one person.
Police in Delaware,… More »
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The author of a new report says South Africa is fighting a losing battle against corruption, with graft costing taxpayers nearly 1 billion rand ($111 million) last year.
Lawyer Peter Allwright of law firm Edward
JERUSALEM (AP) — A spokesman for Israel’s ultra-Orthodox Shas party says it has reinstated Arieh Deri as party leader.
Deri last held the post in 1999, the year he was convicted of accepting bribes and went to prison.
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California may speed up the release of some inmates while allowing other inmates with a violent history to become firefighters, under a proposal to cut crowding in state prisons filed by Gov. Jerry Brown
Weather Underground Forecast for Friday, May 03, 2013.
A winter storm will persist for the center of the nation on Friday, as a cold front slows and becomes a stationary front stretching from Michigan through the Lower Mississippi
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A wildfire burned across a Southern California region, flaring up amid strong winds in the morning and cutting a 10-mile path to the Pacific by nightfall.
By the time it reached Pacific Coast Highway
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jeff Hanneman, a founding member of Slayer whose career was irrevocably changed after a spider bite, has died. He was 49.
Slayer spokeswoman Heidi Robinson-Fitzgerald said Hanneman died Thursday morning of liver failure at
MURRAY, Utah (AP) — A longtime Utah soccer referee in a coma after being punched by a teenager during a weekend game had been attacked by other angry players before, but he continued refereeing because he loved the
PHOENIX (AP) — Jodi Arias’ defense attorneys are set for closing arguments in a case that has captured headlines worldwide with tales of sex, lies and a bloody killing.
Arias faces a potential death sentence if convicted of
BERNALILLO, N.M. (AP) — Congregations across eastern New Mexico and West Texas are planning a special day Sunday to pray for rain.
It’s a reaction to a relentless drought that afflicts much of the western U.S.
BEIJING (AP) — Determined to kill or capture a murderous Mekong River drug lord, China’s security forces considered a tactic they’d never tried before: calling a drone strike on his remote hideaway deep in the hills of Myanmar.
BERLIN (AP) — Most of the victims were immigrants and their deaths at first failed to make headlines. Police were quick to blame the slayings on foreign gangs with links to gambling and drugs.
But revelations that a
NEW DELHI (AP) — Four top Indian filmmakers have come together to make “Bombay Talkies,” a short-film collection that hits theaters Friday to celebrate 100 years of Indian cinema.
India’s first full-length feature film “Raja Harishchandra,” or “King
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — Penn State’s Board of Trustees have approved governance reforms on the same day that two incumbent trustees learned they… More »