ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The state of Minnesota says it’s taking over health inspections of restaurants, grocery stores, hotels and pools in St.… More »
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Manny Ramirez is apparently cutting his long dreadlocks for another shot at the major leagues.
The Texas Rangers said Wednesday they had agreed to terms on a minor league contract with the 41-year-old slugger,
WASHINGTON (AP) — Musician Herb Alpert, sportswriter Frank Deford and filmmaker George Lucas are among 24 people who have been chosen to receive national medals for their contributions in the fields of the arts and humanities.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rapper 50 Cent has been charged with attacking his ex-girlfriend and trashing her Los Angeles condo last month.
City Attorney Mike Feuer said Wednesday the 37-year-old “In da Club” singer is charged with domestic
BEIRUT (AP) — Syria’s embattled president on Wednesday praised Egypt’s protests against their leader and said his overthrow by the military means the end of “political Islam.”
President Bashar Assad, who is seeking to crush a revolt against
MEXICO CITY (AP) — City and state elections are often the most deadly in Mexico. And nothing has changed this year.
As Sunday’s elections grow near in 14 states, at least eight local politicians or their family members
WASHINGTON (AP) — Unemployment under President Barack Obama has remained high for the longest period since the Great Depression. Despite a slowly improving job market, the millions of Americans without jobs underscore weakness in the recovery, drag down
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans seized upon the administration’s abrupt delay of the employer mandate in the health care law as fresh evidence that President Barack Obama’s signature domestic policy is unworkable and should be repealed, an argument that
“The Lone Ranger” — There’s a limit, it turns out, to how much Johnny Depp and a bucket of makeup can accomplish. Gore Verbinski’s flamboyant re-imagination of the hokey long-running radio show and ’50s cowboy TV series, Depp
WASHINGTON (AP) — Six years ago, candidate Barack Obama stood before Iowa voters and unveiled a plan designed to extend health care to all Americans.
“We can do this,” he said with confidence. “The time has come for