NEW YORK (AP) — To hear comedian Derek Waters tell it, the idea for “Drunk History” came about when “New Girl” actor Jake Johnson had a few drinks and was trying to tell him a passionate anecdote about
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The mother of slain Florida teenager Trayvon Martin will be speaking at the annual conference of the National Urban League, which is getting under way today in Philadelphia.
The four-day event will focus on civil
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese authorities are expected to issue formal charges against ousted politician Bo Xilai as early as this week, according to a person familiar with the case, bringing the Communist Party leadership closer to the conclusion
APARECIDA, Brazil (AP) — Pope Francis urged Catholics to resist the “ephemeral idols” of money, power and pleasure during a pilgrimage Wednesday to one of the most important shrines in Latin America
Francis celebrated the first public Mass
CHISINAU, Moldova (AP) — Officials at a hospital in Moldova are investigating a surgeon’s claim that he had to use a handyman’s drill to perform an operation because proper equipment was unavailable.
Grigore Rusanovschi, a doctor at the
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — Authorities have released the names of two people who were killed when the motorcycle they were on struck the… More »
LOS ANGELES (AP) — What the Oscar-winning 2009 documentary “The Cove” did for dolphin slaughter in Japan, “Blackfish” may do for killer whales living in captivity while performing at marine parks.
“Blackfish,” explores what may have caused Tilikum,
CLEVELAND (AP) — Attorneys for a Cleveland man accused of holding three women captive in his home for more than a decade have told a judge that plea negotiations in the case are still ongoing.
As in previous
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Noxious weeds are proving an expensive and cumbersome adversary for Minnesota agricultural officials, who are ramping up eradication efforts… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — Operators of New York City’s bike-sharing program say a software glitch accidentally revealed personal and financial information of more than 1,000 of its account holders.
The Citi Bike program notified affected members of the