MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Elvis Presley fans from around the world made their annual pilgrimage to Graceland on Thursday to pay their respects to the rock n’ roll icon with a solemn candlelight vigil on the 36th anniversary
Today is Friday, Aug. 16, the 228th day of 2013. There are 137 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On August 16, 1977, Elvis Presley died at his Graceland estate in Memphis, Tenn., at age
The Warriors finished 2012 with a 3-6 overall record, 1-6 in district play.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A strong earthquake shook central New Zealand on Friday, disrupting traffic and sending office workers scrambling for cover in the capital.
Some buildings in Wellington were evacuated, and items were knocked off shelves
Among the concerns they heard were questions about IBM’s future in Rochester.
BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese court on Friday upheld the 11-year prison sentence handed down to the brother-in-law of jailed Nobel Peace Prize winner Liu Xiaobo, the man’s lawyer said.
Relatives have denounced Liu Hui’s conviction on fraud
Some Minnesota hospitals are getting a new look at what patients thought of their visit.
NEW YORK (AP) — An actor on the set of the Broadway musical “Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark” has been injured during a performance.
A spokesman for the show says the actor suffered an injury during the Thursday
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A volunteer city worker who assists senior citizens said Thursday that San Diego Mayor Bob Filner repeatedly asked her to rub his hands, requested dates and made sexually suggestive comments.
Peggy Shannon, 67, said
WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Security Agency has broken privacy rules or overstepped its legal authority thousands of times each year since Congress granted the agency broad new powers in 2008, The Washington Post reported Thursday.