Cleveland Browns owner and Pilot Flying J CEO Jimmy Haslam on Friday again denied any wrongdoing and said he wasn’t stepping aside, a day after an FBI affidavit alleged his truck stop chain had defrauded customers with diesel fuel rebates.
NEW YORK (AP) — Two U.S. citizens have been found guilty in New York of conspiring to provide material support to the Taliban and conspiring to acquire anti-aircraft missiles.
U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara (buh-RAH’-ruh) says Friday Alwar Pouryan
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The two surviving children of sports great Jim Thorpe won a critical ruling Friday in federal court that could clear the way for his remains to be removed from the Pennsylvania town that bears
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lawyers in the wrongful death lawsuit brought by Michael Jackson’s mother began using challenges to reject prospective jurors Friday but were confronted with a new set of panelists who had strong opinions critical of
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has spoken by phone with Russian President Vladimir Putin about the investigation into the Boston Marathon attacks.
The two brothers police believe are responsible to Monday’s deadly explosions are ethnic Chechens from
DENVER (AP) — Prosecutors in the deadly Colorado theater shootings said Friday that if suspect James Holmes is convicted, they will argue he should be executed because one of the victims was a child and because the attack
COCOA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Critics dubbed USA Today “McPaper” when it debuted in 1982, and they accused its founder, Al Neuharth, of dumbing down American journalism with its easy-to-read articles and bright graphics.
Neuharth had the last
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — California has failed to spend $455 million of federal money meant to improve water infrastructure in the state, while thousands of people rely on groundwater laced with nitrates and other contaminants, federal regulators said
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Police have arrested a central Ohio assault suspect accused of repeatedly hitting an officer in the face, head and arms with the blade of a large saw.
Police say the Columbus officer was attacked
NEW YORK (AP) — A musical based on Bret Easton Ellis’s novel “American Psycho” will first try to slay an audience in London.
The Headlong theater company said Friday it will stage the world premiere, which features songs
NEW YORK (AP) — A woman accused of stalking Hugh Jackman and throwing a razor at him has been indicted by a New York City grand jury.
The New York Post reports (http://bit.ly/11oD5xr) Kathleen Thurston appeared briefly in
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Slain Massachusetts Institute of Technology police officer Sean Collier enjoyed climbing snowy mountains, training young boxers and playing kickball on a team called Kickhopopotamus.
But most of all, he was dedicated to being a
The crowded animal shelter on the Hawaii island of Kauai has come up with a novel way of getting some of its dogs adopted.
The Kauai Humane Society since December has been reaching out to tourists and other
WEST, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry says search and rescue operations have been largely completed in the small town where a fertilizer plant explosion killed 14 people and injured about 200 others.
Flanked by local officials,
Ever since Monday afternoon’s bombing at the Boston Marathon, many have been trying to guess who could perpetrate such a crime and why they would do it.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — After surrendering its supply of a lethal injection drug to federal agents in 2011, Arkansas turned to a somewhat surprising place to look for another drug: a list prepared by lawyers for several
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Two children found living in a 5-by-10-foot unit at a storage facility in New Jersey had been staying there with their mother for about a month, authorities said Friday.
Their mother, Sheena Johnson, 27,
NEW YORK (AP) — The great engine of global growth, the American consumer, is starting to sputter.
Retail sales are falling, consumer confidence is sagging and financial analysts are cutting profit forecasts for clothing chains, department stores and
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — State Treasurer Rob McCord is holding up payments to a Kansas-based company hired to run Pennsylvania’s executive-branch websites while McCord’s office reviews whether the contract is legal and proper.
A Treasury Department spokesman said
The garbage strike is beginning to heat up after Allied Waste filed a federal lawsuit against the Teamsters of Youngstown for picketing outside its Toledo facility.