SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — A Puerto Rico lawyer has been arrested on allegations he collected funds meant to bribe a judge to overturn a life sentence for a drug dealer once dubbed the “Pablo Escobar of
App Store Official Charts for the week ending Aug. 26, 2013:
Top Paid iPhone Apps:
1. Asphalt 8: Airborne, Gameloft
2. Minecraft — Pocket Edition, Mojang
3. PicPlayPost, Flambe Studios LLC
4. Heads Up!, Warner Bros.
iTunes’ Official Music Charts for the week ending Aug. 26, 2013:
1. “Roar,” Katy Perry
2. “Blurred Lines (feat. T.I. & Pharrell),” Robin Thicke
3. “Wake Me Up,” Avicii
4. “Holy Grail (feat. Justin Timberlake),” JAY
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired outfielder Marlon Byrd and catcher John Buck from the New York Mets.
Pittsburgh general manager Neal Huntington announced the deal on Tuesday afternoon. The Pirates will send New York minor
MASON CITY, Iowa (AP) — A Clear Lake man has given Cerro Gordo County 25 acres of land for use as a wildlife area.… More »
WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) — Residents of a Waterloo neighborhood say they tried multiple times to stop three dogs from attacking a woman and young… More »
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia’s No. 2 rebel group on Tuesday freed a Canadian mining executive who had spent seven months in captivity and whose company cancelled a gold mining project.
The International Committee of the Red Cross
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Following days of fighting in eastern Congo, conflicting versions of the death toll emerged, with rebel and government spokesmen giving drastically different accounts of which side suffered the heaviest losses.
Congolese military spokesman Col.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Board of Medicine is set to hear testimony on whether the state should bar the practice of… More »
SMITHLAND, Iowa (AP) — Authorities say a man has been hospitalized after the vehicle he was driving crashed into a house in western Iowa.… More »