Youngstown police investigated a shooting on the city’s East Side.
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Frenetic campaigning entered its last stages Sunday for make-or-break elections in Zimbabwe on July 31 with both main contenders calling for their supporters to turn out in large numbers to cast votes.
BOSTON (AP) — As lawyers for James “Whitey” Bulger begin calling witnesses to defend him, the big question is: Will he testify?
Bulger is charged with playing a role in 19 killings during the 1970s and ’80s when
MIAMI (AP) — Retired Col. George “Bud” Day, a Medal of Honor recipient who spent 5½ years as a POW in Vietnam and was Arizona Sen. John McCain’s cellmate, has died. He was 88.
Doris Day said Sunday
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The boom in oil and gas fracking has led to jobs, billions in royalties and profits, and even some environmental gains.
But some experts say arrogance, a lack of transparency and poor communication on the
LOS ANGELES (AP) — “The Wolverine” slashed monsters and minions to debut atop the weekend box office.
According to studio estimates Sunday, the Fox film featuring Hugh Jackman’s sixth turn as the claw-wielding superhero opened with $55 million.
MONTGOMERY, Ohio (AP) — A club of dedicated baseball fans gathers monthly in a southwest Ohio suburb to hear inside stories from the game’s… More »
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Roger Lewis has hauled his baritone saxophone to gigs in far-flung places, from England to Japan to New Guinea. He’s played so many places he’s lost count of precisely where he’s been. But he’s
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A two-headed turtle born last month at the San Antonio Zoo has become so popular that she has her own Facebook page.
Zoo officials say the Texas cooter called Thelma and Louise, for the
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House is set to go along with a bipartisan Senate compromise that would link college students’ interest rates to the financial markets and offer borrowers lower rates this fall.
The Senate bill hews closely
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A Yemeni military official says a suspected U.S. drone strike has killed six alleged al-Qaida militants in the group’s southern strongholds.
The official said Sunday the attack took place late Saturday in the town
PARIS (AP) — A staggering 40 million euro ($53 million) worth of diamonds and other jewels were stolen Sunday from the Carlton Intercontinental Hotel in Cannes, in one of Europe’s biggest jewelry heists recent years, police said.
Oscar Grant did not deserve to die.
This is the central message of “Fruitvale Station,” a film dramatizing the real-life case of the young unarmed black man shot in the back by a white police officer in 2009.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Great Recession and its messy aftermath will go into the record books for many things: jobs lost, household wealth destroyed, foreclosure auctions held. But the epic downturn is also the reason it’s so hard
JERUSALEM (AP) — Official: Israeli Cabinet approves release of dozens of long-held Palestinian prisoners.
KIDAL, Mali (AP) — The United Nations peacekeepers deployed here did their best to paint over independence slogans emblazoned on the concrete wall surrounding one of the main polling stations in this contested city, the epicenter of last
AMMAN, Jordan (AP) — Syria’s main exiled opposition group condemned Sunday the reported execution of scores of government soldiers by rebels in a northern Syrian village earlier this week.
The Turkey-based Syrian National Coalition said in a statement
PARIS (AP) — Omnicom Group Inc. and Publicis Groupe SA have announced they are combining in a “merger of equals” that will create the world’s largest advertising firm, one worth more than $30 billion.
The combined company will
WASHINGTON (AP) — Four out of 5 U.S. adults struggle with joblessness, near poverty or reliance on welfare for at least parts of their lives, a sign of deteriorating economic security and an elusive American dream.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Four out of 5 U.S. adults struggle with joblessness, near-poverty or reliance on welfare for at least parts of their lives, a sign of deteriorating economic security and an elusive American dream.
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