FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — After burning for nearly a week on the edges of California’s Yosemite National Park, a massive wildfire of nearly 200 square miles has now crossed into it, and firefighters have barely begun to contain
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Authorities will try to determine Saturday what caused two barges to break free on the Arkansas River in downtown Little Rock, prompting state police to shut down five bridges until inspectors determined that
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The resignation speech given by San Diego Mayor Bob Filner reflected the same fiery, defiant tone that launched the political career of the former congressman and 1960s civil rights activist.
But Friday, Filner was
BIRMINGHAM, Mich. (AP) — Friends, family and fans are set to remember famed crime novelist Elmore Leonard at a funeral service in suburban Detroit.
A funeral Mass is to be held Saturday at Holy Name Church in Birmingham.
NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous day and forecast for the current and following day in each city as of 0800 GMT:
WASHINGTON (AP) — Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:
ABC’s “This Week” — Rep. John Lewis, D-Ga.; former Atlanta Mayor Andrew Young.
CBS’ “Face the Nation” — Former Secretary of State Colin Powell; Lewis;
GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba (AP) — The visitors getting VIP treatment from the U.S. military sat through days of legal debate so dense that even lawyers yawned and at times the terrorist mastermind in the front row
NEW DELHI (AP) — A second man was arrested in the gang rape of a photojournalist in Mumbai, police said Saturday, promising swift justice for a crime that has renewed public outcry over sexual violence in India.
“This is so emotional. I’ve just been crying since we heard it because it was a relief. … We just wanted to hear the premeditated.” — Autumn Manning, whose husband, retired Staff Sgt. Shawn Manning, was shot six
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Seven men, including Jerry Sandusky’s adopted son and a Sandusky victim key to legendary coach Joe Paterno’s firing, have finalized deals with Penn State over claims of abuse by the school’s former assistant football
BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese authorities say the death toll from twin car bombs in the northern city of Tripoli has risen to 47.
Lebanon’s police also said Saturday that some 300 people are still in the hospital —
TOYOAKE, Japan (AP) — The high concrete walls of Hwang In Suk’s school enclose a world different from the rest of Japan. Another language echoes through the halls. The classrooms, with their chalky blackboards and flimsy desks, look
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — As the head of a military jury read a verdict convicting him of premeditated murder 13 times, Major Nidal Hasan stared intently at her. Then he let his eyes fall to the courtroom
SEATTLE (AP) — Actor Patrick Dempsey and his business partner in the venture that acquired Tully’s Coffee out of bankruptcy have dissolved their partnership.
In a joint statement late Friday, the “Grey’s Anatomy” star and California lawyer Michael
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government’s efforts to determine which highly classified materials leaker Edward Snowden took from the National Security Agency have been frustrated by Snowden’s sophisticated efforts to cover his digital trail by deleting or bypassing
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. naval forces are moving closer to Syria as President Barack Obama considers military options for responding to the alleged use of chemical weapons by the Assad government. The president emphasized that a quick intervention
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Linda Ronstadt says she suffers from Parkinson’s disease, which has robbed her ability to sing.
The 67-year-old music legend tells AARP Magazine, in an article posted online Friday, that she was diagnosed eight months