ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State traffic-safety officials have released a report on drunken driving that says 104 people died last year and more… More »
Sept. 1: Comedian-actress Lily Tomlin is 74. Singer Archie Bell of Archie Bell and the Drells is 69. Singer Barry Gibb of the Bee Gees is 67. Drummer Greg Errico of Sly and the Family Stone is 65.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Mississippi native who directed “The Help” says he’ll make a biographical feature film about James Brown in the state this fall.
Tate Taylor made the announcement Monday in Jackson, where he was joined
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A University of Iowa doctors’ group paid $60,000 to settle a medical malpractice lawsuit weeks after The Associated Press… More »
Tracy McGrady says he is retiring from the NBA.
The seven-time All-Star announced his decision on ESPN and Twitter on Monday morning. McGrady spent 16 seasons in the NBA playing for the Raptors, Magic, Rockets, Knicks, Pistons and
NEW YORK (AP) — A handful of corporate deals helped nudge the stock market higher despite a disappointing report on the economy.
Amgen surged after the biotech giant said it plans to buy Onyx Pharmaceuticals for $10.4 billion.
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — Military jurors who convicted Major. Nidal Hasan for the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood are now being asked to sentence him to death. The penalty phase of the trial started Monday, three
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The head of security for the administrator of BP’s multibillion-dollar settlement with Gulf Coast residents and businesses says an internal probe of alleged misconduct by an employee of a Mobile, Ala., claims center hasn’t
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A federal judge has approved a deal to dismiss a discrimination lawsuit against celebrity cook Paula Deen.
U.S. District Court Judge William T. Moore Jr. in Savannah signed an order Monday officially closing the
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The clerk for New Mexico’s most populous county has a supply of new forms ready in case a court orders her to issue licenses for same-sex marriages.
Bernalillo (behr-nah-LEE’-yoh) County Clerk Maggie Toulouse Oliver