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?
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A collection of gold and jewels that a Santa Fe antiquities collector says he stashed in the mountains north of Santa Fe has generated so much interest from amateur treasure hunters that some have
CHICAGO (AP) — Roger Ebert, the most famous and most popular film reviewer of his time who became the first journalist to win a Pulitzer Prize for movie criticism and, on his long-running TV program, wielded the nation’s
WASHINGTON (AP) — After the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, former President Bill Clinton apologized for long championing food aid policies that helped Arkansas rice growers but made it harder for the impoverished country to grow its own crop.
FORT KNOX, Ky. (AP) — A Fort Knox soldier wanted for questioning in the shooting death of a civilian employee has been apprehended in Tennessee.
A statement from the Army’s criminal investigations division says the soldier is a
BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — Central African Republic’s self-declared president will hold elections within 18 months despite initially saying that he would rule until 2016, a spokesman said Thursday.
Michel Djotodia’s overthrow of the government nearly two
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel notified Congress and the Pentagon to reevaluate military management and command structures.