ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan announces release of 7 more Taliban prisoners to facilitate peace talks.
NASA’s newest robotic explorer rocketed into space late Friday in an unprecedented moonshot from Virginia.
The LADEE spacecraft, which is charged with studying the lunar atmosphere and dust, soared aboard an unmanned Minotaur rocket a little before midnight,
Today is Saturday, Sept. 7, the 250th day of 2013. There are 115 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On September 7, 1963, the National Professional Football Hall of Fame was dedicated in Canton, Ohio.
The Kansas City Royals couldn’t carry the momentum from Thursday’s extra-inning win into their series with the Detroit Tigers as the Tigers win 16-2.
DETROIT (AP) — Car windows are designed to protect you in an accident. But they won’t necessarily protect you from the sun.
Automotive glass must meet a host of government standards in the U.S. and elsewhere. It has
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Mexican federal judge absolved a man of charges he tried to assassinate a crusading investigative journalist in 1997, a press freedom group said Friday.
Marco Quinones Sanchez was found not guilty of carrying
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Pop diva Teresa Teng may not exactly have come back from the dead to perform in a widely hyped concert in her native Taiwan, but a computer generated likeness of the legendary singer sure
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — More than 10,000 opposition supporters have gathered in Cambodia’s capital to repeat their demand for an investigation into alleged election irregularities, a day before the results of the poll six weeks ago are
RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — A fiery explosion leveled one Southern California home, damaged two others and shook the neighborhood before dawn Friday, jolting residents awake but causing no apparent injuries.
Authorities were called to the home in Riverside,
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — An independent probe led by former FBI Director Louis Freeh found evidence of a plot by lawyers to “corrupt” the BP settlement program but nothing that warranted shutting down payments to victims of the
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan’s justice minister resigned Friday over allegations he used his influence to quash an attempt by prosecutors to appeal a not guilty verdict against an opposition legislator.
Tseng Yung-fu’s announcement late Friday night came
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — An independent probe led by former FBI Director Louis Freeh found evidence of a lawyers’ plot to “corrupt” the BP settlement program but nothing that warranted shutting down payments to victims of the company’s
DETROIT (AP) — Detroit’s huge debt, lack of cash to provide residents with some basic services, and the army of creditors demanding money are among the reasons a judge should allow the Motor City’s bankruptcy to proceed, attorneys
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, who recently officiated at a friend’s same-sex wedding, told a Philadelphia audience Friday that growing acceptance of gay marriage reflects the “genius” of the U.S. Constitution.
Ginsburg said equality
NEW YORK (AP) — The father of a teenage New York City remote control helicopter enthusiast who was struck and killed in by the aircraft he was operating says his son was a great pilot.
Roman Pirozek Sr.
BOSTON (AP) — Federal prosecutors in Boston say two men face drug charges after the Coast Guard allegedly found them transporting about $20 million in cocaine on a sailboat in international waters about 400 nautical miles east of
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A California veteran’s charity that supplies arts and crafts to hospitalized servicemen and women agreed Friday to pay $2.45 million and purge its leadership to settle a lawsuit filed by the state alleging misuse