PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani Taliban commander has written a letter to a teenage girl activist shot in the head by the group, saying he wished he could have warned her to stop criticizing the militants so
FLORENCE, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities along the Arizona border say a man accused of driving a car carrying 220 pounds of marijuana had been deported to Mexico 11 times.
The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office says 21year-old Daniel Jupa-Fino
Coach Brian Marrow has won 40 games in 6 years at the helm of Youngstown Christian.
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner on Wednesday soundly rejected suggestions that the United States boycott the Winter Olympics in Sochi if Russia grants asylum to National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden.
“Why would we want to
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Packs of young people rampaged through Hollywood, knocked down people and stole cellphones and other items before a police sweep halted the marauding and arrested a dozen people, police said Wednesday.
Calls began coming
SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) — Bulgaria’s interior minister says new evidence has bolstered its case implicating Hezbollah in a deadly July 2012 bus bombing, but investigators still do not know the specific identities of the suspects.
Tsvetlin Yovchev would
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh police say a 7-year-old boy used a folding knife to threaten a 6-year-old playmate so he could take an iPod… More »
Southington has made significant improvement over the last two seasons.
A carport on Wednesday collapsed on three people in Boardman.
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — An upstate New York man who cut off his electronic monitoring bracelet, then raped a 10-year-old girl and killed her mother pleaded guilty Wednesday to murder and sex charges.
David Renz admitted in county
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks edged higher in early trading on Wall Street Wednesday after several major companies reported earnings gains and Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said the central bank had no firm timetable for cutting back
ATLANTA (AP) — Former President Jimmy Carter says unlimited political contributions are “legal bribery of candidates.”
Carter said Wednesday that while elections in the United States once set an example for other democracies to follow, the quality of
MARSHFIELD, Wis. (AP) — A masked robber apparently thought the 96-year-old owner of a neighborhood grocery store in Marshfield would be an easy target for his crime. But, he was so wrong.
Margaretta Wolf has owned the store
Sanford churches to hold weekly prayer meetings
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — Churches in Sanford, Fla., have opened their doors for prayer to ease tensions after George Zimmerman’s acquittal in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
The group, Sanford
PELICAN BAY, Texas (AP) — A 62-year-old widow has been charged with murder after her long-missing husband was found buried in the front yard of their rural North Texas home.
Neola Robinson is charged in the 2010 death
NEW YORK (AP) — The Associated Press has named Ian Phillips as its Mideast news director, leading all of AP’s news production in print, television, photos and online for the diverse and vital region.
The appointment was announced
NEW YORK (AP) — Syfy says flying sharks will bite again.
The network is announcing a sequel to “Sharknado,” which became an instant campy classic with its recent airing. The new film premieres in 2014.
This time the
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama’s choice as U.N. ambassador says if she’s confirmed by the Senate, she’ll work to eliminate what she calls the United Nations’ “unacceptable bias and attacks” on Israel.
Samantha Power says she’ll also
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A Turkish teenager was killed and two other people were wounded near Syria’s border by stray bullets fired during renewed clashes between Syrian rebels and Kurdish gunmen, an official said Wednesday. Turkey’s military said
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner says legislation offering citizenship to immigrants brought illegally to the U.S. as children is “about basic fairness.”
The Ohio Republican says many House Republicans believe that the issue needs to be