LAS VEGAS (AP) — Solar projects in the desert, geothermal power in the mountains and wind energy off the East Coast were cited as examples of progress from top U.S. officials and industry leaders during a green energy
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — A Wyoming basketball player accused of kicking a man in the face during a bar fight last winter has been ordered to serve jail time and pay $58,000 in restitution after pleading guilty to
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) — A central Pennsylvania nurse may have mistakenly given a newborn pain medication meant for the baby’s mother, police say.
The baby’s father claimed a nurse in the maternity ward at Mount Nittany Medical
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin says she will not act on a request to extradite the father of a Cherokee girl at the center of an adoption dispute until after a court hearing next month.
NEW YORK (AP) — A business dispute that has taken CBS off the air in portions of Dallas, Los Angeles and New York has done little to put a dent in the network’s ratings dominance.
CBS was easily
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Actresses Halle Berry and Jennifer Garner urged California lawmakers Tuesday to support legislation that they say would help them better protect their children from the paparazzi that follow them daily.
The stars testified before
ALBUQURQUE, N.M. (AP) — An Iowa company is dropping plans to slaughter horses in the wake of a federal judge’s ruling that temporarily banned the practice as part of a lawsuit filed by animal welfare groups, a company
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A woman’s body found near a Northern California park last week is that of a missing federal investigator, authorities said Tuesday.
The Alameda County Coroner’s office has identified the body as 50-year-old Sandra Coke
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — An Alabama businessman convicted on a child sex charge died after he apparently swallowed poison following the reading of the verdict, a medical official said Tuesday.
William Thomas Moore Jr., 42, was being booked
LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) — The principal of Columbine High School, who helped shepherd students to safety during the 1999 shootings there, is retiring after 18 years of leading the school.
In a letter to parents Tuesday, Frank DeAngelis
In telling his life story in the pages of a graphic novel, U.S. Rep. John Lewis pays homage to a comic book that propelled him into the civil rights movement and, ultimately, into Congress.
The Georgia Democrat’s “March:
BOSTON (AP) — Two college friends of the surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect pleaded not guilty Tuesday to allegations they conspired to obstruct justice by agreeing to destroy and conceal some of their friend’s belongings as he evaded
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City woman who spent the past 9 ½ months portraying herself as a victim of Superstorm Sandy is now facing charges that she made it all up to collect insurance money,
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The best chance to solve a decades-old quadruple murder in Florida ended Tuesday when sheriff’s deputies said they could not link DNA to the two killers profiled in the book “In Cold Blood.”
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The New Mexico Supreme Court is cautioning trial courts and lawyers in the heavily Hispanic state that citizens who don’t speak English have the right to serve on juries — a right enshrined in
A federal judge has ordered a $9 million bond in the case of a Detroit-area cancer specialist who is accused of intentionally misdiagnosing patients.
CHICAGO (AP) — The genesis of Jesse Jackson Jr.’s decline dates to when he chose to forgo divinity studies and enter the world of politics instead, or so says the ex-congressman’s sister. Other supporters suggest it was when