SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (AP) — Authorities say a Maine man went to the Rhode Island beach house of singer Taylor Swift and handed a security guard a note telling her to call him and leaving his cellphone number.
NEW YORK (AP) — Encouraging news from Europe and China sent the stock market higher in early trading despite another batch of bleak earnings from retailers.
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 36 points, or 0.2 percent, to
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Drought is making a comeback in Minnesota.
Thursday’s update from the U.S. Drought Monitor shows a new area of moderate drought… More »
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A trial has been delayed for a Council Bluffs doctor charged with sexually abusing a 5-year-old girl.
Online court… More »
JOHNSTOWN, Pennsylvania (AP) — A college business group has honored a 10-year-old Pennsylvania boy whose lemonade stand was robbed by a 12-year-old boy with a BB gun.
The (Johnstown) Tribune-Democrat (http://bit.ly/1d56qXD ) says 10-year-old Anthony Sanders, of Johnstown,
ADA, Okla. (AP) — Chris Lane loved baseball, but knew it wouldn’t make him a star. Instead, the Australian youth with a quirky passion for America’s pastime came to the U.S. for a college education, found a girlfriend
LONDON (AP) — The Russian government assured the IOC on Thursday it will not discriminate against homosexuals during the Sochi Olympics, while defending the law against gay “propaganda” that has provoked an international backlash.
The IOC received a
WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (AP) — Boasting obscure characters and detailed story lines, several new attractions opened at theme parks this summer in Central Florida. The new rides and areas are much different from those just a generation ago,
LOS ANGELES (AP) — It’s not the end of the world, but “The World’s End” marks a creative conclusion for Simon Pegg, Nick Frost and Edgar Wright.
For the British trio behind “Shaun of the Dead” and “Hot
Jimmy Buffett, “Songs From St. Somewhere” (Mailboat)
On Jimmy Buffett’s first album in four years, the mayor of Margaritaville returns to mixing softly swaying beach tunes with pirate tales of foreign intrigue and social commentary. The problem, however,