A grand jury Steubenville is meeting again to consider whether other crimes might have occurred in the rape of a 16-year-old West Virginia girl a year ago.
BEAVER FALLS, Pa. (AP) — Police have charged a western Pennsylvania woman with stealing the wallet of a man who answered her Craigslist personal… More »
KITTANNING, Pa. (AP) — A western Pennsylvania man has been killed in what police believe was an alcohol-related crash on an all-terrain vehicle, while… More »
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire’s attorney general says a YWCA where a father shot his 9-year-old son to death during a supervised weekend visit had used a metal detector on the man in the past but did
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — A former Delaware optometrist will remain in custody pending a detention hearing on charges he conspired with his family over several years to torment and stalk his ex-wife following a bitter divorce and custody
ORUPEMBE, Namibia (AP) — The police are about the only people left in this village of 400 in the Namibian desert because the infrequent rains have ceased due to a drought, forcing residents to seek precious water and
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — The head of the European Union observer mission is praising Malians for holding a peaceful presidential runoff vote only months after a military operation in the north.
Louis Michel also said that voters appeared
NEW YORK (AP) — A federal judge appointed an independent monitor Monday to oversee changes to the New York Police Department’s contentious policy known as stop and frisk after finding it intentionally discriminates based on race, a significant
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — A United Nations human rights envoy got a firsthand look Monday at sectarian tensions plaguing Myanmar, arriving in the state of Rakhine days after police opened fire on protesters seeking access to the body
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) — Human Rights Watch is calling on Ecuador to revoke a new decree that gives President Rafael Correa’s government broad powers to intervene in the operations of nongovernmental groups, including to dissolve them.
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are slipping in early trading on Wall Street after Japan’s economic growth came in weaker than analysts had expected.
The Dow Jones industrial average was down 25 points, or 0.2 percent, at 15,399
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Johan Friso, the bespectacled Dutch prince who avoided the limelight and gave up his position in line to the throne after getting entangled in a scandal with his bride-to-be, died Monday — 18
MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. (AP) — Federal officials plan to examine a northern Indiana sand dune that collapsed last month, burying a 6-year-old Illinois boy under 11 feet of sand for more than three hours.
The National Park Service
PINE, Idaho (AP) — Two destructive wildfires have burned over 310 square miles of land in south-central Idaho and led to hundreds of homes being evacuated near the town of Pine, as well as the communities of Prairie
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The Charleston-area couple trying to adopt a Cherokee girl on Monday called on federal law enforcement to help them bring the child to South Carolina, saying they’ll take the matter into their own hands
Police said a woman will be cited with running a red light and striking another driver early Monday in Sharon.
AMBRIDGE, Pa. (AP) — Police say a western Pennsylvania man has been found dead after committing suicide ending a police standoff that began when… More »
“JFK’s Last Hundred Days: The Transformation of a Man and the Emergence of a Great President” (Penguin), by Thurston Clarke
For a blunt-titled book with a tragic conclusion that every reader knows from the start, Thurston Clarke’s “JFK’s
STOCKHOLM (AP) — A fan of the Swedish pop group ABBA saw the money, money, money roll in as his collection of more than 25,000 ABBA albums, posters and other memorabilia was sold at an auction house in
IWAKI, Japan (AP) — Ten workers at Japan’s crippled nuclear plant were exposed Monday to small amounts of radiation while conducting cleanup activities, the plant’s operator said.
Tokyo Electric Power Co. said it is still investigating how the