DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The city of Des Moines has closed the lake and beach at Gray’s Lake Park to some activities because… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — An 89-year-old heir to a famous fortune is headed to a New York prison after years of fighting his conviction on charges of plundering millions from his philanthropist mother, Brooke Astor.
A Manhattan judge
WILSONVILLE, Ore. (AP) — Oregon officials say a pesticide is to blame for the deaths of an estimated 25,000 bumble bees in a shopping center parking lot.
The state Department of Agriculture said Friday that tests on bees
RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Two aides say Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas has asked his prime minister to reconsider his decision to step down after just two weeks in office.
The aides say Abbas met with Rami Hamdallah
LONDON (AP) — The Guardian newspaper says that British spies are running an online eavesdropping operation so vast that internal documents say it even outstrips the United States’ international Internet surveillance effort.
The paper cited internal documents from
BOSTON (AP) — The company that makes Muscle Milk is ending its endorsement deal with Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez.
Police have searched in and around Hernandez’s home in North Attleborough, Mass., after a 27-year-old semi-pro football player
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former All-Star outfielder Lenny Dykstra has been released from prison in California after serving time for bankruptcy fraud.
Federal Bureau of Prisons records show the 50-year-old has been freed. A message left for his
ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — The glittering glories of Russia’s Hermitage Museum were shadowed Friday by tensions between Russia and Germany over a new exhibit including objects looted by Red Army soldiers after they overran the Nazis.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The government is moving toward easing restrictions on the use of some electronic devices during takeoff and landing.
An industry-labor advisory committee was supposed to make recommendations next month to the Federal Aviation Administration on
GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) — A man armed with a shotgun wounded one person at a North Carolina law firm Friday before crossing a busy street and entering a Wal-Mart, where he shot three more people before officers subdued