Quotations of the day

“It’s a very delicate situation. I am concerned there could be a backlash. My personal goal is to save Bob from the death penalty.” — John H…

Sentence due in NY ambassador plot case

NEW YORK (AP) — A Texas man who admits plotting to kill Saudi Arabia’s ambassador to the United States is facing sentencing. Manssor Arbabsi…

RI Gov. Chafee poised to join Democrats

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee was set to join the Democratic Party — a switch the former Republican-turned-indepe…

Timberlake to headline iTunes festival

LONDON (AP) — Justin Timberlake will be the headliner when the iTunes festival kicks off in September in London. The superstar is among the …

Bahrain explosion injures 7 policemen

MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) — Bahraini police said they arrested three suspects Thursday over a bombing the previous night that wounded seven polic…

Warhol lawsuit settled in NY

NEW YORK (AP) — A legal fight between the legendary rock band The Velvet Underground and the Andy Warhol Foundation is over. Court papers ma…