MADRID (AP) — Investigators: Driver was on phone at time of Spain train crash, going at 95 mph.
NEW YORK (AP) — If you want to speak to thousands of preschoolers in the morning without worrying about fixing breakfast or calming tantrums, the Sprout TV network is offering an opportunity.
The cable network that tries to
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks rose modestly in midday trading on Wall Street Tuesday after several big companies turned in solid earnings.
The Dow Jones industrial average was up 32 points, or 0.2 percent, to 15,554 as of
NEW YORK (AP) — There’s no stopping Joel McHale this summer.
The 41-year-old actor is busy with his E! reality spoof “The Soup” and preparing for the fifth season of the NBC comedy series “Community,” which starts shooting
HAVANA (AP) — Cuba on Tuesday criticized recent U.S. government sanctions against American Express Co. and an Italian bank for apparent violations of the 51-year-old economic and financial embargo against the island.
A Foreign Ministry statement published in
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A New Orleans snack pie company says it’s honored to have an endangered penguin chick named “Hubig” after the company.
The chick is one of three that had to be helped out of their
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — A government proposal to spend nearly $30 million celebrating the country’s 50th year of independence is causing an outcry among civil society groups who say the country does not have any reason to celebrate
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are edging higher in midday trading on Wall Street after several big companies turned in solid earnings.
The Dow Jones industrial average was up 23 points, or 0.1 percent, to 15,544 shortly before
Firefighters have contained a fire at a biodiesel plant in the town of Sedgwick. No injuries have been reported.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Senate panel on Tuesday approved a defense spending bill for the 2014 fiscal year that seeks to reverse the most severe impacts of the across-the-board budget cuts on the armed forces by adding nearly
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The governor of Rio de Janeiro has appealed “as a father” to critics to call off the protests they’ve been staging in front of his beachfront apartment on and off since June.
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The family of an expectant mother has filed a $40 million lawsuit against the former doctor accused of raping and killing her, the Ohio hospital where he worked and Craigslist, where they met.
BOSTON (AP) — The Massachusetts Institute of Technology says an internal review of its actions in the investigation of free-information activist Aaron Swartz had found no wrongdoing on the school’s part.
The 26-year-old hanged himself in January as
WESTPORT, Conn. (AP) — Court records indicate the parents of a 15-year-old Connecticut girl have withdrawn their lawsuit that claimed their daughter was kicked out of summer camp after a boy kissed her.
The lawsuit, filed Monday in
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Smithsonian’s National Zoo has closed part of its panda house because its female giant panda may be pregnant.
Spokeswoman Devin Murphy said Tuesday that Mei Xiang is starting to show some behavioral changes and
Topeka Police Officers arrived at the Knights Manor Apartments at 501 Franklin yesterday morning
MILAN (AP) — Italy’s first black minister has demanded that the leader of the anti-immigrant Northern League political party put “a clear and sharp” stop to racist remarks directed at her by members of his party.