NEW YORK (AP) — At age 80, Wayne Shorter isn’t ready to rest on his reputation as one of the greatest composers in jazz history. Instead, whenever he performs the saxophonist can’t resist the urge to “de-compose” his
DETROIT (AP) — Christie’s auction house will finish its initial assessment of 66,000 art pieces at the Detroit Institute of Arts this month, the city’s emergency manager said Thursday, defending their possible sale in Detroit’s bankruptcy process.
NEW YORK (AP) — NBC says it will air a competition show with an out-of-this-world prize: a ride into space.
The network said Thursday that TV producer Mark Burnett is teaming with Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic on “Space
LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portuguese officials say the country has passed its latest bailout test and qualified for around 5.5 billion euros ($7.5 billion) in further funding from creditors.
Deputy Prime Minister Paulo Portas said Thursday that bailout
Monthly weekend drills for most soldiers and airmen of the Kansas National Guard have been canceled because of the partial federal government shutdown.
SANTIAGO, Chile (AP) — A former U.S. military officer wanted on murder charges in the 1973 killing of two Americans has died in Chile, but the wife of one of the victims is demanding further proof.
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Westgate Mall attack in Kenya threw the spotlight on al-Shabab, a Somalia-based group of Islamic militants that claimed responsibility. But its relationship with al-Hijra, a relatively obscure cell of extremists in Kenya, represents what
The Beloit City Council has fired the town’s police chief.
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say a bomb has exploded near a soccer field while teenagers were playing south of Baghdad, killing at least five people.
Police say the blast struck Thursday evening in the town of Madain,
DUBLIN (AP) — Irish government leaders have issued final appeals to voters to back the abolition of the country’s Senate, an upper parliamentary chamber long decried as elitist and ineffective, in a cost-cutting move.
Most opposition lawmakers support