MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) — A decade-long effort to renovate an aging and dilapidated suburban New York sports arena moved a step closer to fruition on Thursday when officials chose the company that recently opened Brooklyn’s Barclays Center to
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — NASA is calling off all attempts to fix its crippled Kepler space telescope. But it’s not quite ready to call it quits on the robotic planet hunter.
Officials said Thursday they’re looking at
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Wayde Schafer and his children stood atop a towering butte two decades ago and watched in the distance as a nodding donkey pump sucked oil from underground in an otherwise untouched area of western
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Police are locked in an hours-long standoff with an armed motorist in Pakistan’s capital who officials say is demanding the implementation of Islamic law.
The surreal scene has been broadcast live on TV. The gunman
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge says the Environmental Protection Agency’s use of secret email accounts may have been aimed at skirting public disclosure requirements.
U.S. District Judge Royce Lamberth ruled Wednesday that a conservative public interest law
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s conservative-dominated parliament has rejected three of the new president’s 18 nominees for his Cabinet.
The approval hearings were seen as the first key challenge for Hasan Rouhani. He has vowed to improve Iran’s
The states with the most remaining drive-in theaters, according to the United Drive-In Theatre Owners Association:
1. Pennsylvania, 30
2. Ohio and New York, 29 each
3. Indiana, 20
4. California, 18
5. Tennessee and Texas, 15 each
MOSCOW (AP) — Pole vault great Yelena Isinbayeva condemned homosexuality Thursday after criticizing competitors who painted their fingernails in rainbow colors to support gays and lesbians in the face of a new anti-gay law in Russia.
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — Major League Baseball is expanding its video review process next season, giving managers a tool they’ve never had.
Commissioner Bud Selig calls it a historic moment for the game in a press conference in
NEW YORK (AP) — Justin Timberlake is set to perform at the MTV Video Music Awards later this month.
The pop icon will also receive the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard award at the Aug. 25 awards show, the