WASHINGTON (AP) — This may be the year Congress decides what to do about the millions of immigrants living illegally in the U.S. And this may be the week when a bipartisan group of senators makes public details
LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portugal’s prime minister says his bailed-out country must make deeper cuts in public services to compensate for a court ruling that prohibited some tax increases.
Pedro Passos Coelho said in a televised address to
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A new plan to strengthen standards for fracking is unusual creating divisions among environmentalists and supporters of the oil and gas industry.
Some environmentalists say the plan is too soft and meaningless, while some in
The FBI is investigating whether a former Rutgers basketball employee tried to extort the university before he made videos that showed former coach Mike Rice shoving and kicking players and berating them with gay slurs.
A person familiar
ATLANTA (AP) — It took Amherst about 3 minutes to seize control of the Division III title game.
The Lord Jeffs scored the first 10 points, and while Mary Hardin-Baylor never allowed them to stretch that lead much,
MIAMI (AP) — Lilly Pulitzer, a Palm Beach socialite turned designer whose tropical print dresses became a sensation in the 1960s and later a fashion classic, died Sunday. She was 81.
Pulitzer, who married into the famous newspaper
ATLANTA (AP) — Louisville will be playing for its third national championship on Monday night.
The Cardinals are 2-0 in championship games, beating UCLA in 1980 and Duke in 1996. Coach Rick Pitino’s team will take a 15-game
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel’s annual memorial day for the 6 million Jews killed in the Holocaust has begun with a ceremony marking 70 years since the Warsaw ghetto uprising.
The uprising has come to symbolize Jewish resistance against
LONDON (AP) — There may be nearly four times as many people infected with the tropical disease dengue globally than was previously believed, according to a new study.
The World Health Organization has estimated there are about 50
GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) — A rights group says police in Hamas-ruled Gaza are arresting, beating and shaving the heads of young men who sport what they consider “indecent” hair styles.
Witnesses say those targeted wore their
ATLANTA (AP) — Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed will lead up to 3,000 kids who will dribble basketballs on a one-mile trek through downtown Atlanta on Sunday.
Those taking part in the Final
BLANTYRE, Malawi (AP) — Madonna has left Malawi after visiting the projects she has helped support through her Raising Malawi charity.
The pop diva and her four children arrived in the southern African country Monday and left Saturday.
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Serbia’s president has hinted the country’s leadership will reject an EU-mediated plan for Kosovo that would pave the way for Serbia’s eventual membership in the bloc.
The EU has given Serbia until Tuesday to
NEW YORK (AP) — Want to journey to a grittier time in New York City’s not-too-distant past, when the murder rate was sky-high, Times Square was a crossroads of crime and porn, Starbucks had yet to arrive, and
ATLANTA (AP) — Louisville and Michigan fans aren’t the only ones left partying in Atlanta.
It’s time for the Division II and Division III national championship games. He will be played Sunday at Philips Arena, a short walk
BAGHDAD (AP) — A trio of bombs exploded on Sunday in the northwest Iraqi city of Mosul, killing four security officers and wounding seven other people, officials said.
The violence began with a car bomb that killed two
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Resurrected demons and resurrected dinosaurs are helping to put some life back into the weekend box office.
Sunday studio estimates put the demonic horror remake “Evil Dead” at No. 1 with a $26 million
SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — Northern Ohio authorities along Lake Erie are searching for a father and his 12-year-old daughter who were last seen in their kayaks early Saturday night.
A sheriff midway between Toledo and Cleveland says searchers
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Some people have had it with TV. They’ve had enough of the 100-plus channel universe. They don’t like timing their lives around network show schedules. They’re tired of $100-plus monthly bills.
A growing number
YARDLEY, Pa. (AP) — Officials say a mosque in suburban Philadelphia will more than double in size as a result of a long-awaited expansion.
The Bucks County Courier Times (http://bit.ly/11Dpg01 ) says members of the Zubaida Foundation gathered