GROVELAND, Calif. (AP) — As crews made significant progress building containment lines around a giant wildfire in and around Yosemite National Park, officials said they would maintain use of a National Guard Predator drone to give them early
WASHINGTON (AP) — From the nation’s capital to a Georgia mountain carved with a Confederate memorial, church bells and hand bells served to answer Dr. Martin Luther King’s call from 50 years ago to “let freedom ring” for
NEW YORK (AP) — Venus Williams had a backhand volley into the open court for match point.
She stumbled as she stepped into the shot, and the ball bashed into the net. The 33-year-old American stood up slowly
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Beating the late-summer heat isn’t as easy as running to the sink in one northeast Oklahoma town, as residents there are being asked not to drink tap water after red worms were found in
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department’s use of the stop-and-frisk tactic, a defining issue in the city’s mayoral campaign, was the focus of a prickly Republican mayoral debate.
The three GOP contenders were asked Wednesday
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A special election to replace San Diego Mayor Bob Filner has been set for Nov. 19.
The City Council agreed to the date on Wednesday.
Filner is scheduled to resign Friday following sexual harassment
B ISBEE, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities are investigating an apparent assault on a 60-year-old National Park Service female employee in southeast Arizona that left her in critical condition.
The Cochise County Sheriff’s office says the woman was found
NEW YORK (AP) — Fast-food customers in search of burgers and fries on might run into striking workers instead.
Organizers say thousands of fast-food workers are set to stage walkouts in dozens of cities around the country Thursday,
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The 1980s had New Kids on the Block; the ’90s had the Backstreet Boys; and now boy bands are resurgent again with British group-of-the-moment One Direction, currently a chart-topping global pop phenom. While hardly
GILBERTON, Pa. (AP) — Police Chief Mark Kessler expects to be fired for posting incendiary videos in which he ranted obscenely about the Second Amendment and liberals while spraying machine-gun fire with borough-owned weapons.
But Kessler, whose pro-gun