CHILMARK, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama has scrapped joint U.S.-Egypt military exercises scheduled for next month, saying American cooperation with the Egyptian government cannot continue when civilians are being killed in the streets. He directed his national
Comedian George Carlin joked about the “Seven Words You Can Never Say on Television,” a social commentary back in the 1970s about the pitfalls of censorship.
Singling out those words seems quaint today, when just about any kind
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Puerto Rican boxer Orlando Cruz has proposed marriage to his partner after recently announcing he was gay.
Cruz said Wednesday on Twitter that he has taken an important step in his life
JOHNSTOWN, Pa. (AP) — A 19-year-old western Pennsylvania man who dressed up as a ninja and lurked near homes says he meant no harm and was just trying to help police catch bad guys.
But neighbors who saw
NEW YORK (AP) — Warnings of weaker sales from big companies and a jump in long-term interest rates drove the stock market lower early Thursday.
Before the start of trading, Wal-Mart cut its estimates for annual sales and
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico State Police say what should have been a simple investigation into a truck-train collision with no serious injuries has been complicated by the discovery of illegal drugs near the tracks.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Researchers are announcing the rare discovery of a new species of mammal.
It’s a raccoon-sized creature with a teddy bear face called the olinguito (oh-lihn-GEE’-toe).
A Smithsonian researcher says it lives in the mountainous forests
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Hundreds of nightclub employees are entitled to damages after the Minnesota Supreme Court ruled their employer can’t use their tips to… More »
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — A court has convicted three men in the gang rape of an American woman aboard a Rio de Janeiro public transit van.
The court on Wednesday sentenced Jonathan Froudakis de Souza, 20, and
GENEVA (AP) — The extreme sport of wingsuit flying that killed British stuntman Mark Sutton this week involves a special aerodynamic jumpsuit developed about a decade ago. It creates fabric batwing sleeves around a person’s arms and a