AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Jordan tightened security along its border with Syria, doubling the number of soldiers as President Bashar Assad’s regime warned Thursday the kingdom is “playing with fire” by allowing the U.S and other countries to
Charges against Cametrius Adams were dismissed in November because one of the victims could not be located.
NEW YORK (AP) — Rick Ross has formally apologized for lyrics some have called pro-rape.
Thursday’s apology — in the form of a tweet — came the same day a women’s group, UltraViolet, planned a protest outside of
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City’s mayor met Thursday with the parents of a 15-year-old Chicago girl killed by a stray bullet, then suggested that places interested in reducing gun violence might want to emulate the Big
WASHINGTON (AP) — The No. 2 official at the Federal Reserve says she hopes the old days of extreme secrecy surrounding the Federal Reserve are gone forever.
Janet Yellen, vice chair of the Fed, says that the Fed’s
CAIRO (AP) — The leader of the Palestinian group Hamas says there is broad cooperation between his group and Egypt’s security government, dismissing reports that Hamas is endangering Egypt’s national security.
Khaled Mashaal’s comments in a conference Thursday
RANCHO SANTA MARGARITA, Calif. (AP) — A sheriff’s rescue team followed the sounds of a screaming female voice Thursday to an almost vertical canyon wall where they found a teenager clinging to a rocky outcropping after going missing
ATLANTA (AP) — Michigan guard Trey Burke has been named The Associated Press’ college basketball player of the year, and Miami’s Jim Larranaga has been named the AP’s coach of the year.
Burke wasn’t able to attend the
KHARTOUM, Sudan (AP) — Egypt’s president began a two-day visit to Sudan on Thursday aimed at boosting cooperation after deteriorating relations between the two nations under ousted leader Hosni Mubarak.
It was Mohammed Morsi’s first trip to Egypt’s
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Corbett’s administration will review the practices of companies named in a grand jury report that led to charges against six men as part of an alleged “pay to play” scheme at the
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — An impact fee from drilling for natural gas in Pennsylvania generated $198 million in 2012, about the same it raised the prior year.
The figures released Thursday were announced a few days after the
The charge was dismissed in December because of time constraints, but prosecutors refiled it.
ATHERTON, Calif. (AP) — Making a down payment on his vow to go all in for Democrats in 2014, President Barack Obama courted well-heeled donors in California on a two-day fundraising jaunt that required him to walk a
BATAVIA, Ohio (AP) — Police say a man unloading pavement sealant from a truck became pinned by a skid of the product and died a short time later at a southwest Ohio hospital.
He was injured Wednesday at
LONDON (AP) — Queen Elizabeth II has received an honorary British Academy award in recognition of her support of British film and television.
John Willis, chairman of the British Academy Film and Television Awards, joked that the prize
Eastwood mall officials want to set an internet hoax straight.
A memorial service was held in the Mahoning County courthouse rotunda in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King.
ATLANTA (AP) — Presidential parting shot
The formal question-and-answer portion of his news conference had just ended when NCAA president Mark Emmert looked at a reporter and said “I know you’re disappointed, but I’m still here.”
DENVER (AP) — Gov. John Hickenlooper on Thursday announced an audit to ensure the state’s prisoners are serving their correct sentences, two weeks after a parolee who was mistakenly released four years early was identified as a suspect
ATLANTA (AP) — Small schools share big stage
The Final Four isn’t the only big game in town. Hello, Metro State. Hello, Drury. We’re talking about you.
And how about a shout-out for Mary Hardin-Baylor and Amherst?