SUN VALLEY, Idaho (AP) — For rockers Huey Lewis and the News, smoke from the massive Sun Valley, Idaho, wildfire known as “the Beast” had band members who famously worried about the heart of rock and roll worrying
NEW YORK (AP) — Levele Pointer has gone to rallies and City Hall to push for changes to police stop and frisks, but he readily explains that the stops he’s experienced personally didn’t always make him angry.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk urged the public to polish sketch plans he released last week for a “Hyperloop” that would shoot capsules full of people at the speed of sound through elevated tubes connecting
SIBIU, Romania (AP) — The “King of the Gypsies” is being laid to rest in a ceremony fitting his status.
Florin Cioaba was a driven activist who championed education for impoverished Roma children after seeing his own 12-year-old
BEIRUT (AP) — Activists are reporting fierce battles and shelling in suburbs of the Syrian capital where the opposition claimed a chemical weapons attack this week killed more than 100 people.
In neighboring Lebanon, the army said in
WASHINGTON (AP) — By asking to be known as a woman named Chelsea, Bradley Manning has created a host of possible challenges for the military as the soldier began serving a 35-year prison sentence for giving secrets to
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine President Benigno Aquino III promised Friday to reform a corruption-plagued system that allows lawmakers to allocate government funds for projects in their district after an audit found that millions of dollars were misused.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Mayor Bob Filner, besieged by sexual harassment allegations, has sat down to the negotiating table with a key bargaining chip: His refusal to resign.
Now that a tentative deal aimed at ending one of
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A couple spent hundreds of hours over four months plotting to abduct, torture and kill Las Vegas police officers as a way to attract attention to their anti-authority “sovereign citizens” movement, police said.
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. (AP) — Raging on steroids, fear and insecurity, Staff Sgt. Robert Bales threw himself into one of life’s great stress-relievers: chopping wood. He sawed and hacked from morning ’til almost dusk, attacking a large