ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The 10-year-old New Mexico boy lived in an abusive, filthy home and had tried desperately to get help to stop the beatings he and his younger siblings had for years faced at the hands
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Residents in a hilly neighborhood near Birmingham’s airport worried about the possibility of a plane crashing into their homes for years before a UPS cargo jet nearly did just that.
The A300 jet headed
CAIRO (AP) — Egyptian Health Ministry spokesman further raises death toll from Wednesday’s violence to 421.
BEIJING (AP) — A typhoon left one person dead and five others missing as it churned through southern China before weakening into a tropical storm on Thursday, authorities said.
After shutting down business in the financial center of
ST. JOSEPH, La. (AP) — Soon after the bank hostage standoff ended in the small Louisiana town, the mayor said he heard from a lot of angry residents. Some in this rural town of 1,200 near the Mississippi
VASSAR, Mich. (AP) — A documentary about a soldier who lost all four limbs while fighting in Afghanistan will be shown this weekend at a theater in his Michigan hometown.
“Travis: A Soldier’s Story” will screen Friday, Saturday
BEIJING (AP) — China has summoned the Japanese ambassador to register a protest over Japanese Cabinet members’ visits to a controversial shrine to war dead in Tokyo.
The official Xinhua News Agency says Vice Foreign Minister Liu Zhenmin
ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — The man taking over as Paraguay’s new president Thursday has built a family fortune in one of the most unequal places in South America, dominating industries from banking to tobacco to soft drinks to
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — California transportation officials are expected to announce whether the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge will open on Labor Day as planned or be delayed for months because of broken safety
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The California Supreme Court refused Wednesday to halt gay marriages in the state, leaving opponents of same-sex weddings few — if any — legal options to stop the unions.
The brief, unanimous ruling tossed