Suspected Maoist rebels kill 5 in India

PATNA, India (AP) — Suspected Maoist rebels have shot and killed three policemen and two private security guards in an attack on a private construction company complex in eastern India, police said Thursday. The more than 200 suspected…

China bars Glaxo finance chief from leaving

BEIJING (AP) — Drug manufacturer GlaxoSmithKline, under investigation in China on suspicion its employees bribed doctors, said Thursday its finance director for the country has been barred from leaving. The executive, Steve Nechelput, has not been questioned or…

TEPCO sees steam but no crisis at nuclear plant

TOKYO (AP) — Steam or vapors appeared to be coming from a damaged reactor building at Japan’s tsunami-crippled nuclear plant Thursday, but the plant operator said radiation levels were steady. The video images showed a small amount of…

Internet shows its muscle by making Emmy history

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Groundbreaking Internet series and movie actors could be the headliners in the Emmy Awards contest. Two Netflix shows, “House of Cards” and “Arrested Development,” may become the first online programs to compete for major…

TEPCO sees steam but no crisis at nuclear plant

TOKYO (AP) — Steam or vapors appeared to be coming from a damaged reactor building at Japan’s tsunami-crippled nuclear plant Thursday, but the plant operator said radiation levels were steady. The video images showed a small amount of…

‘Red’ and ‘RIPD’ end up in a game of chicken

NEW YORK (AP) — Scheduling the release of a summer movie isn’t exactly a science. It clearly isn’t an art, either. It’s more akin to a contact sport: Seize the advantageous position, sustain as little damage as possible,…

Security experts to test phone anti-theft locks

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The top prosecutors in San Francisco and New York say they are bringing in state and federal security experts to test the newest anti-theft features designed to thwart the surge of stolen smartphones. San…

Shareholders voting on $24.4 billion Dell buyout

ROUND ROCK, Texas (AP) — Dell shareholders are voting Thursday on founder Michael Dell’s plan to take the slumping computer maker private in hopes of engineering a turnaround away from Wall Street’s glare. In a sign that the…

ESPY Awards List

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Winners at the 21st annual ESPY Awards presented Wednesday: Male Athlete: LeBron James, Miami Heat Female Athlete: Serena Williams Team: Miami Heat Coach-Manager: Rick Pitino, Louisville Cardinals Breakthrough Athlete: Colin Kaepernick, San Francisco 49ers…

Comic-Con kicks off in San Diego

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The zombies, superheroes, space aliens, pirates and time travelers taking over the streets of downtown San Diego can only mean one thing: Comic-Con is here! The 44th annual pop-culture extravaganza kicked off Wednesday with…

International custody case child returns to Sweden

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A 3-year-old girl at the center of an international custody dispute boarded a plane to Sweden on Wednesday after a federal judge ruled that her mother was violating a treaty by keeping her…

$33,000 spent on sequestered jurors

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — About $33,000 was spent to sequester the six female jurors who acquitted George Zimmerman of any crime for fatally shooting Trayvon Martin, according to details released Wednesday by the Seminole County Sheriff’s Office. The…
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Crash slows traffic on I-70

Around 5:15pm Wednesday, crews were called to the highway between Fairlawn and Gage for an injury accident involving a motorcycle.…