ASSIUT, Egypt (AP) — It was nighttime and 10,000 Islamists were marching down the most heavily Christian street in this ancient Egyptian city, chanting “Islamic, Islamic, despite the Christians.” A half-dozen kids were spray-painting “Boycott the Christians” on
BOSTON (AP) — Jurors in the racketeering trial of James “Whitey” Bulger will be back for a third day of deliberations after a day of questions and mystery.
The federal jury finished its second day of deliberations Wednesday
NEW YORK (AP) — Some 60 years ago, an American doctor removed cancer cells from a poor black patient named Henrietta Lacks without her knowledge or consent. Those cells eventually helped lead to a multitude of medical treatments
CHICAGO (AP) — Hours after Alex Rodriguez dug in for a fight, the New York Yankees looked like they might be down for the count.
It’ll be hard to pick themselves up after this.
Alejandro De Aza’s game-winning
DETROIT (AP) — Six of 12 small cars performed well in front-end crash tests conducted by an insurance industry group, but some popular models fared poorly in the safety evaluations.
Only the two-door and four-door Honda Civic models
NEW YORK (AP) — After embodying Steve Jobs in his new movie, Ashton Kutcher came to admire how the Apple Computer founder was able to balance his public and personal lives.
“He was better at it than I
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Powerball luck has struck three times — once in Minnesota and twice in New Jersey — for the multistate lottery’s latest massive jackpot.
Sue Dooley, senior drawing manager production coordinator for the Multi-State
FARMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — A rodeo bull that ran loose at the Dakota County Fair injured several people, including a woman who was airlifted… More »
CLEVELAND (AP) — Prince Fielder hit a two-run double in the 14th inning as the Detroit Tigers won their 11th straight, 6-5 on Wednesday night over the Cleveland Indians, who fell six games out of first place in
Today is Thursday, Aug. 8, the 220th day of 2013. There are 145 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On August 8, 1963, Britain’s “Great Train Robbery” took place as thieves made off with 2.6