Seeking inspiration for a musical commission to mark the 50th anniversary of the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing, composer Yotam Haber turned to the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute’s Oral History Project. Combing through the files in the Alabama
BISSAU, Guinea-Bissau (AP) — A popular radio in Guinea-Bissau says that they are shutting down their station to protest the police interrogation of a commentator on one of their weekly programs.
The staff of Bombolom FM said Friday
FARMINGDALE, N.Y. (AP) — Lindsay Lohan’s mother is facing an aggravated drunken driving charge in New York following a traffic stop on Long Island.
State police say Dina Lohan, 50, was stopped on the Northern State Parkway in
BANGUI, Central African Republic (AP) — The rebel group that swept to power this March after toppling the Central African Republic’s former leader, was dissolved Friday by a decree issued by the very president they installed, according to
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Basketball star Lamar Odom has been charged with a misdemeanor count of driving under the influence, nearly two weeks after his Mercedes-Benz was pulled over on a Southern California freeway.
The Los Angeles city
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Queen Latifah knows a reliable stress reliever to cope with the pressures of launching a daytime show.
“I have a drum set in my dressing room and I go in there and play for
The grandmother of a 4-year-old boy who was fatally shot in July by a 5-year-old family member was indicted Thursday by a Mahoning County grand jury.
A new sub shop is planned for Boardman Park.
Salem Community Hospital turned 100 years old on Friday.
HONOLULU (AP) — A Hawaii woman’s last name is a real mouthful, containing 36 letters and 19 syllables in all. And it’s so long that she couldn’t get a driver’s license with her correct name.
Janice “Lokelani” Keihanaikukauakahihuliheekahaunaele
WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:
ABC’s “This Week” — President Barack Obama.
NBC’s “Meet the Press” — Sens. Robert Menendez, D-N.J., and Roy Blunt, R-Mo.
CBS’ “Face the Nation” —
Warren Municipal Court and some city offices are closed Friday due to a power outage.
The mayor of Allentown, Pa. announced Friday he is running for governor in Sharon
WEST FINLEY, Pa. (AP) — A 5-year-old girl has been killed after her mother’s car crashed over a wooded cliff in southwestern Pennsylvania after… More »
A Beaver Township man charged with stealing 18 semi truck batteries from a South Avenue business and trying to sell them at a Liberty scrap yard had his bond set Friday at $13,750.
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Memorabilia from the AMC hit television series “Breaking Bad” is scheduled to be auctioned to benefit Albuquerque-area Goodwill stores after the nonprofit helped with production.
Goodwill Industries of New Mexico is holding the event
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Records show an Ohio woman gunned down in a murder-suicide last year confronted her killer in her final minutes over… More »
HAVANA (AP) — A Cuban singer’s unusually bold lyrics at a nationally televised concert are the talk of Havana.
Robertico Carcasses performed late Thursday at a concert organized to demand the return of several Cuban agents imprisoned in
The man who escaped from the back of a police cruiser on Thursday in Youngstown after being arrested on his third drunken driving charge entered no plea Friday at his initial appearance.
A car skidded off the road into a creek in Lordstown.