DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — With fresh momentum from the capture of a strategic town in western Syria, President Bashar Assad’s forces have turned their sights to driving rebel fighters from the country’s densely populated heartland, including the cities
HOUSTON (AP) — An ex-Houston police officer has told jurors he used physical force against a black teenage burglary suspect only because he thought the teen might have a gun.
Drew Ryser testified in his Houston trial Thursday
HAM LAKE, Minn. (AP) — Authorities have released the names of two people killed in a fiery crash in Ham Lake.
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MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — Military commanders promised a tour of this northeast Nigeria city, the birthplace of the nation’s Islamic extremist insurgency, to show the busy streets and people selling fruits from wheelbarrows pressed right up against the
NEW YORK (AP) — On a radio show they hosted called “The Pursuit of Happiness,” John Littig and Lynne Rosen urged listeners to embrace spontaneity.
“So much about life is about impulse,” Littig said on a broadcast this
NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say a New York City couple who hosted a self-help radio show called “The Pursuit of Happiness” have taken their own lives.
A medical examiner spokeswoman said Thursday that autopsies found that John
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Russell Brand has a “Messiah Complex,” and he’s taking it on the road.
The British comedian announced Thursday that he’s launching a world comedy tour focusing on Che Guevara, Gandhi, Malcolm X and Jesus
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is ending higher after another choppy day of trading.
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 80 points to close at 15,040 points Thursday, a gain of 0.5 percent. Indexes slumped at
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Canadian restaurant manager is the first poker aficionado to be made a millionaire at this year’s World Series of Poker in Las Vegas.
Amateur player Benny Chen, of Prince Edward Island, won $1.2
NEW YORK (AP) — Archie’s old Riverdale gang is headed to the big screen.
Archie Comics announced Thursday that Warner Bros. will produce a live-action film based on the comic’s characters, including Archie, Betty, Veronica and Jughead. It