Wave of bombs across Baghdad kills 55

BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say a wave of car bombings in Shiite neighborhoods in Bagdad has killed at least 24 people. Police officers s…

BC-WEA–Global Weather-Fahrenheit, WEA

NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous …

Quotations of the day

“You’re going to shut down the government if you can’t prevent millions of Americans from getting affordable care,” — Rep. Chris Van Hollen,…

3 injured in car crash in Ohio

SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — Three people have suffered injuries in a two-vehicle crash in Perkins Township. The Ohio State Highway Patrol says the…

Rio de Janeiro dreams of (being) Hollywood

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — For Mayor Eduardo Paes, it’s not enough that Rio de Janeiro is both an Olympic and a World Cup host city. He’s determi…

Today in History

Today is Monday, Sept. 30, the 273rd day of 2013. There are 92 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 30, 1955, actor…