CHICAGO (AP) — The National Park Service is investigating what caused a hole in an Indiana dune that swallowed a 6-year-old boy, trapping him for more than three hours beneath 11 feet of sand before rescuers could reach
BOSTON (AP) — A former drug dealer says James “Whitey” Bulger once tried to scare him into paying $1 million by having an associate spin a loaded gun on a table, point it at him, then pull the
TORONTO (AP) — Canadian police have charged the owner and operator of a website that hosted a gruesome video of a murder and dismemberment last May.
Edmonton homicide detectives said Wednesday that they have charged Mark Marek, 38,
NEW YORK (AP) — When Beth Hendrickson first proposed selling garbage bags instead of candy as a school fundraiser, “people laughed at us.”
They don’t laugh anymore. Hendrickson, principal of St. Ann Interparochial School in Morganfield, Ky., says
LONDON (AP) — Surgeons may have a new way to smoke out cancer.
An experimental surgical knife can help surgeons make sure they’ve removed all the cancerous tissue, doctors reported Wednesday. Surgeons typically use knives that heat tissue
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea’s Foreign Ministry says Panama should release the crew detained in the apprehension of a freighter carrying missile components because no drugs or illegal cargo were aboard.
A Foreign Ministry spokesman, who
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A new study says Minnesota’s wine industry is growing up, but faces challenges.
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LAC-MEGANTIC, Quebec (AP) — The company that owns a train that derailed in Quebec says it is temporarily laying off 19 employees in the province because the track is unusable.
A union representing employees at the Montreal, Maine
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — An Iowa investigator who complained about the governor’s speeding vehicle has been fired following a disciplinary review.
Attorney Tom… More »
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Cirque du Soleil show “Ka” has reopened on the Las Vegas Strip 17 days after an acrobat fell to her death in its closing scene.
The Tuesday evening show was marked by a