CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — New questions are confronting the university that Colorado theater shooting suspect James Holmes attended amid disclosures that a psychiatrist warned campus police a month before the deadly assault that Holmes was dangerous and had
WORTHAM, Texas (AP) — A slain Texas prosecutor and his wife are to be laid to rest in the small town where he grew up in the central part of the state.
The funeral for Kaufman County District
WASHINGTON (AP) — A group of Republicans and Democrats in the House is finalizing a sweeping immigration bill that offers work permits and the eventual prospect of citizenship to millions of people living illegally in the United States,
Roger Ebert reviewed thousands of films over the years, influencing moviegoers across the country with his uncomplicated, yet intelligent reviews that were breezy and often quotable. Along with fellow film critic Gene Siskel, Ebert, who died on Thursday
The death of film critic Roger Ebert elicits wide reaction from directors, actors, fellow critics and others:
“I am devastated by the loss of my love, Roger — my husband, my friend, my confidante and oh-so-brilliant partner of
WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea’s latest outburst of nuclear and military threats has given the U.S. a rare opportunity to build bridges with China — a potential silver lining to the simmering crisis that could revitalize the Obama
LOS ANGELES (AP) — It turns out “The Last Show” wasn’t the last, after all.
Just around the corner from the intersection of Mary Tyler Moore Avenue and Newhart Street at CBS Studio Center, actress Mary Tyler Moore
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Roger Ebert could be tough on filmmakers, but unlike many critics, he earned their respect.
So much so that they claimed him as one of their own when the Directors Guild of America made
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gun enthusiasts fearful of new weapon controls and alarmed by rumors of government hoarding are buying bullets practically by the bushel, making it hard for stores nationwide to keep shelves stocked and even putting
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook Home, the new application that takes over the front screen of a smartphone, is a bit of a corporate home invasion. Facebook is essentially moving into Google’s turf, taking advantage of software the
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The State Highway Patrol is adding 63 new Ohio troopers to its ranks.
The Friday graduation of the patrol’s 154th academy class is expected to leave the organization with about 1,600 sworn officers in
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University will use a $250,000 donation to launch a program offering free legal services to military veterans.
The donation being presented in a ceremony Friday at the Moritz College of Law in
CINCINNATI (AP) — Former astronaut and U.S. Sen. John Glenn and Cincinnati Reds owner Bob Castellini will be among four people receiving honorary degrees at the University of Cincinnati’s commencement ceremonies this month.
The university says the others
“I don’t want to call them doomsdayers, but people get on these blogs on the Internet and they drive people’s fears. They do not want to wait around and see.” — Hans Farnung, a gun retailer in Rochester,
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An official says a bomb attached to a donkey has exploded, killing a policeman and wounded three civilians.
Local government spokesman Sarhadi Zwak says the donkey blew up in front a police security post
NEW YORK (AP) — Prosecutors have turned down an inmate’s bid to be cleared in the 1998 killing of a retired police officer, an exoneration effort championed by actor Martin Sheen.
After an 18-month review of information including
NEW YORK (AP) — Think Wall Street trading is brutal? Head up to the grittiest part of the South Bronx, where cutthroat deals are made in the dead of night on a massive concrete floor that reeks of
KITTERY, Maine (AP) — The first sign of trouble for the USS Thresher was a garbled message about a “minor difficulty” after the nuclear-powered submarine descended to about 1,000 feet on what was supposed to be a routine
NEW YORK (AP) — There’s been plenty of star power already at the Women in the World summit in New York: Angelina Jolie and Meryl Streep both were part of the opening night program.
But a different sort
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say a man riding a dirt bike was fatally injured in the city’s west Philadelphia neighborhood just minutes before a motorcyclist died following a crash a few blocks away.
The Philadelphia Daily News reports