Let’s get right to the basics, shall we? At one point in “Only God Forgives,” the cartoonishly dark revenge saga starring Ryan Gosling, a man is terrorized by having sharp chopstick-like blades rammed through both arms, then both
NEW YORK (AP) — Forecasters warned of potentially dangerous temperatures from Minnesota to Massachusetts, as the nation’s largest heat wave of the summer stretched out and stagnated, with relief in many places still days away.
The National Weather
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — Watchdog groups in Haiti are condemning what they say has been a series of threats targeting the Caribbean nation’s small gay community.
Attorney Mario Joseph and gay rights advocate Charlot Jeudy said at a
BOSTON (AP) — Memory problems that are often dismissed as a normal part of aging may not be so harmless after all.
Noticing you have had a decline beyond the occasional misplaced car keys or forgotten name could
WASHINGTON (AP) — A key House Republican says Congress should pass a new voting rights law before the 2014 midterm elections.
Wisconsin Republican James Sensenbrenner told a Senate panel on Wednesday that the Supreme Court commanded Congress to
A new concept salon opened Wednesday in Boardman.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A bipartisan group of senators on Wednesday pressed forward with a reporter shield bill that includes new Justice Department guidelines for investigations that involve the media.
Democratic Sen. Chuck Schumer of New York, and Sen.
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A 76-year-old Milwaukee man was found guilty Wednesday of fatally shooting his 13-year-old neighbor whom he suspected had broken into his home and stealing weapons. The trial now shifts into a second phase in which
Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad:
The Daily News, Bowling Green, Ky., on militants’ attacks on school were evil and barbaric:
Islamic militants’ recent attack on a boarding school in
LEBANON, Ohio (AP) — A 5-year-old Ohio boy with cerebral palsy became wedged between furniture and suffocated to death while playing at his home with his twin brother, who also has cerebral palsy and couldn’t free him, authorities
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A former Olympic and professional runner from Ethiopia who was due to give birth in three weeks has died after collapsing at a Connecticut restaurant, but doctors were able to save her baby, her
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The county controller says nearly $16,000 is missing from an account holding inmate funds at the Allegheny County Jail in Pittsburgh,… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — For such a tiny government agency, the National Labor Relations Board played an outsize role in the heated Senate filibuster fight over Obama administration nominations. But the board has long been at the center of
CHICAGO (AP) — The National Park Service is investigating what caused a hole in an Indiana dune that swallowed a 6-year-old boy, trapping him for more than three hours beneath 11 feet of sand before rescuers could reach
BOSTON (AP) — A former drug dealer says James “Whitey” Bulger once tried to scare him into paying $1 million by having an associate spin a loaded gun on a table, point it at him, then pull the
TORONTO (AP) — Canadian police have charged the owner and operator of a website that hosted a gruesome video of a murder and dismemberment last May.
Edmonton homicide detectives said Wednesday that they have charged Mark Marek, 38,
NEW YORK (AP) — When Beth Hendrickson first proposed selling garbage bags instead of candy as a school fundraiser, “people laughed at us.”
They don’t laugh anymore. Hendrickson, principal of St. Ann Interparochial School in Morganfield, Ky., says
LONDON (AP) — Surgeons may have a new way to smoke out cancer.
An experimental surgical knife can help surgeons make sure they’ve removed all the cancerous tissue, doctors reported Wednesday. Surgeons typically use knives that heat tissue
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea’s Foreign Ministry says Panama should release the crew detained in the apprehension of a freighter carrying missile components because no drugs or illegal cargo were aboard.
A Foreign Ministry spokesman, who
A picnic fundraiser will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. on Sunday at the American Legion Post 472 in Youngstown for a Warren woman battling cancer.