NEW YORK (AP) — An 89-year-old heir to one of America’s earliest megafortunes has been granted medical parole two months after being sent to prison for siphoning millions from his mentally failing mother, society grande dame Brooke Astor.
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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Federal Railroad Administration’s top official says he’s “shocked” a Maine-based rail company is still using one-person crews following a deadly train disaster in Canada.
Canada’s government already ordered Montreal, Maine & Atlantic to
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — About 10 tons of dead fish have been discovered in a Rio de Janeiro lake that sits next to the city’s future Olympic park.
Environmental officials are investigating the fish kill. Biologists say
NEW YORK (AP) — Tony Bennett plans to travel to the nation’s capital to pay tribute to Martin Luther King Jr. as the March on Washington marks its 50th year.
Bennett, who marched with the civil rights leader
ATLANTA (AP) — Kendrick Lamar made a splash with his major label debut. He recently called out some of rap’s best by name, warning them about his aim for hip-hop’s top spot on Big Sean’s “Control.”
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A report by the country’s five largest mortgage providers says Iowa homeowners have received nearly $40 million in relief… More »
MIAMI (AP) — The Miami-Dade Police Department says it will discipline the officer who provided a police escort to Miami Heat star LeBron James to the Justin Timberlake/Jay Z concert.
In a statement released Thursday, the department says
BEAVER BAY, Minn. (AP) — A wooden fish house built on northeastern Minnesota’s Beaver Bay more than a century ago will remain standing for… More »
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