FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — The temperature hit 80 degrees for the record 36th time this summer on Thursday in Fairbanks, and, only 1.44 inches of rain has fallen in Alaska’s second-largest city since June 1, according to the
EAST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A small plane approaching a Connecticut airport crashed into a house Friday, setting the home on fire. There was no immediate word on the extent of any injuries, but a neighbor said a
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — A lawsuit alleging that an Iowa agent was wrongly fired for reporting Gov. Terry Branstad’s speeding vehicle and other… More »
OXNARD, Calif. (AP) — A judge has granted Amanda Bynes’ mother a temporary conservatorship over the former child actress.
Ventura County Judge Glen Reiser ruled Friday that Richard and Lynn Bynes should be allowed to limited control of
MUSCATINE, Iowa (AP) — At age 79, a southeast Iowa man says he’s nearing the end of his life and wanted a unique grave… More »
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Water-weary residents of Missouri, Kansas and nearby states are girding for more possible floods after a week of intermittent downpours dumped as much as 15 inches of rain and caused several deaths.
SAO PAULO (AP) — A court has ordered Brazil’s Army for the first time to recognize a same-sex civil union between a sergeant and his companion.
Judge Elio Siqueira says that the couple is entitled to the same
NAHARIYA, Israel (AP) — It looks like a standard scene in the corner of the children’s intensive care unit at a hospital in this northern Israeli town. The counter is jammed with stuffed animals, and balloons shaped like
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A newly hired Minneapolis school principal has lost his job amid allegations that he tampered with state assessment tests.
Patrick Exner… More »
TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — An independent television station in Libya says gunmen have killed one of its anchors in the eastern city of Benghazi.
The station said Ezzedine Kossad was shot dead Friday while he was driving his