AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas Senate was poised to cast a final vote on tough new abortion restrictions after a committee approved the measure Thursday, and top Republicans and Democrats acknowledged there is little to stop it
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey superstar forward Ilya Kovalchuk is retiring from the NHL and returning to Russia.
The Devils released the stunning news Thursday afternoon in a statement, saying that the 30-year-old Kovalchuk had alerted them
MEXICO CITY (AP) — It’s been said that to get elected to public office all you need is a pulse, but prosecutors Mexico are investigating how a man certified as dead got elected mayor of a village in
BEIRUT (AP) — When Ali Farhat was summoned to the immigration department in the United Arab Emirates, the 33-year-old Lebanese restaurant worker knew he would have to pack up his family and leave fast.
Like many Shiite Muslims
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is following up on his call for priests to eschew fancy cars.
A Vatican official says the 76-year-old pope visited the Vatican garage where the city state’s fleet of cars is housed
STAVANGER, Norway (AP) — Norway may provide high-speed Internet in one of the few places on Earth where it’s not available: the Arctic.
The Norwegian Space Center has teamed up with Telenor Satellite Broadcasting to assess the feasibility
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Matt Moore won his 13th game this season, Luke Scott and Evan Longoria hit back-to-back homers, and the surging Tampa Bay Rays completed a four-game sweep by beating the Minnesota Twins 4-3 on
SEATTLE (AP) — Online retailer Amazon.com Inc. says it will soon start publishing original comics through its new imprint, Jet City Comics.
The name is a nod to Seattle’s historical ties to the development of jets in aviation.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The driven matriarch of the Kardashian-Jenner clan is taking center stage with her own talk show, and Kris Jenner said she’s ready for the spotlight.
“I’m definitely living my dream,” Jenner said of Monday’s
OTTUMWA, Iowa (AP) — Authorities in Davis and Wapello counties are investigating fliers promoting the Ku Klux Klan.
The Ottumwa Courier reports (http://bit.ly/10Pjvwv )… More »