Three months after an Ohio woman kicked out part of a door to end nearly a decade of captivity, a onetime school bus driver faces sentencing for kidnapping three women and subjecting them to years of sexual and physical abuse.
NEW DELHI (AP) — The 25-year-old royal footman who gained international fame by helping to announce the birth of Britain’s Prince George has returned to his home in India.
Badar Azim joined Queen Elizabeth II’s press secretary at
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Etihad Airways says it plans to acquire a 49 percent stake in Serbia’s JAT Airways in a wide-ranging deal that will bring a new name and expanded routes for the struggling
LONDON (AP) — A mother who has campaigned for police reform and better race relations since her son was murdered 20 years ago has been appointed to the British Parliament’s upper chamber, the House of Lords.
BARRINGTON, R.I. (AP) — In a stunt straight out of “Goldilocks and the Three Bears,” a Rhode Island family came home from a weeklong vacation to find that someone had been living in their house.
Tracy Woodard of
MUNICH, Germany (AP) — The man who runs Germany’s biggest opera house says a chance encounter with an American colleague brought home to him just how fortunate he is.
Nikolaus Bachler, intendant of the Bavarian State Opera, recalled
NEW YORK (AP) — Attorneys for J.C. Penney and Macy’s are set to be back in court Thursday after a three-month break to present closing arguments in a contract dispute over a partnership with the Martha Stewart brand.
SANTA ANA, Calif. (AP) — A Southern California professor is scheduled to be sentenced today for setting a string of fires at his son’s high school after the teen committed suicide.
Prosecutors say University of California, Irvine Professor
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Robert Mugabe’s party says it has withdrawn an unauthorized message on its Twitter feed claiming a resounding victory in Zimbabwe’s national elections.
Mugabe’s ZANU-PF party posted a disclaimer Thursday saying it awaited the release
There will be several rain chances over the next few days.
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A New Zealand couple whose 2-year-old triplets were killed last year in a mall fire in Qatar’s capital are celebrating the birth of twins.
Martin Weekes says Poppy and Parker were born Wednesday
SYDNEY (AP) — More than 20 passengers who became ill during a Qantas flight from Chile to Sydney were treated by paramedics and placed in quarantine Thursday on arrival at Sydney airport, the airline said.
The sick passengers
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Former Louisiana Gov. Edwin Edwards’ wife, Trina, has given birth to a baby boy.
Edwin is 85 years old; his wife is 34.
A post on Trina Scott Edwards’ Facebook page says the
HEBRON, Maine (AP) — The event formerly known as the Redneck Olympics is getting under way in Maine.
After being forced to change its name, the event now known as the Redneck “Blank” begins Thursday and runs through
JERUSALEM (AP) — Just shy of midnight, Shahar Hadar trades his knitted white yarmulke for a wavy blond wig and a pink velvet dress.
Cheers greet him in a packed gay bar as he starts to swivel to
The Kansas Historical Society has received a grant of nearly $161,000 to convert 100,000 pages of old Kansas newspapers into a digital format.
A Kansas dental health organization has been awarded $100,000 to improve access to oral health care around the state.