WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — A funeral director trying to find a cemetery to take the body of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tamerlan Tsarnaev is going next to the city where Tsarnaev lived, but will run into another obstacle:
PHILMONT, N.Y. (AP) — In the beginning, New York resident Phillip Patterson decided to write out every word in the Bible.
Now, four years after starting with Genesis, the 63-year-old Hudson Valley man has copied out more than
Today is Monday, May 6, the 126th day of 2013. There are 239 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On May 6, 1863, the Civil War Battle of Chancellorsville in Virginia ended with a Confederate
NEW YORK (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor is taking on the topic of freedom of expression.
She gave a talk on the subject Sunday evening on the closing night of the PEN World Voices Festival of
WILLEMSTAD, Curacao (AP) — A Curacao official says a prominent politician in the Caribbean island’s coalition government has been fatally shot.
Public Prosecutor Norman Serphos tells The Associated Press that lawmaker Helmin Wiels was killed Sunday at Marie
BOSTON (AP) — Former U.S. Rep. Gabrielle Giffords received the 2013 Profile in Courage award at the John F. Kennedy Library on Sunday in recognition of the political, personal, and physical courage she has demonstrated in her fearless
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Members of a Catholic church where three people were stabbed during Mass a week ago launched an effort on Sunday to raise money for victims hurt in the attack.
The start of the campaign
MURRAY, Utah (AP) — Ricardo Portillo’s daughters had begged him to stop refereeing in a Hispanic soccer league because of the growing risk of violence from angry players.
Now they’re faced with planning his funeral after he succumbed
NEW YORK (AP) — A British-born dancer who helped to popularize modern ballet in the United States and performed into his 90s has died. Frederic Franklin was 98.
His lifelong partner, William Ausman, says Franklin died in Manhattan
PARADISE VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) — David Morris Kern, the creator of Orajel, a medicine aimed at fighting toothaches and later mouth sores, has died, family members said Sunday. He was 103.
Allan Kern, his son, said his father