BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A federal judge on Monday temporarily blocked a new North Dakota law that bans abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected — as early as six weeks into pregnancy, calling the law “clearly invalid
Guy Clark, “My Favorite Picture of You” (Dualtone)
On the cover of the album “My Favorite Picture of You,” veteran singer-songwriter Guy Clark holds an old Polaroid snapshot of his wife, Susanna, who died in 2012.
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — America’s top general says he would like to see a security agreement with Afghanistan signed by October, which would give NATO enough time to prepare for a post-2014 military presence.
Gen. Martin Dempsey, chairman
NEW YORK (AP) — Rita Moreno will receive the Life Achievement Award for career and humanitarian accomplishments at the 20th annual SAG Awards.
Screen Actors Guild & American Federation of Television and Radio Artists Co-President Ken Howard made
Filmmaker Michael Moore has filed for divorce after 21 years of marriage to Kathleen Glynn, his collaborator on the Oscar-winning “Bowling for Columbine” and other projects.
Big Time Rush is in Connecticut to put on a free concert in the town where 26 people were shot to death at an elementary school in December.
Authorities and witnesses say a van backing out of a parking spot in Massachusetts repeatedly struck a 60-year-old woman pushing her baby granddaughter in a carriage, killing the woman.
Actor and former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger is out on the fire lines in western Montana filming a documentary on climate change.
Bookies cashed in big Monday as thousands of Britons placed bets on the name of the child that will be born to Prince William and his wife, Kate.
A lawyer for plaintiffs suing former Mexican President Ernesto Zedillo over a 1997 massacre in a Mexican village says they will appeal after a federal judge dismissed their lawsuit.
A San Francisco newspaper reports the fire rig that ran over and killed a 16-year-old Asiana Airlines crash survivor was not equipped with heat sensing equipment that might have saved her life.
An imprisoned Tunisian member of the Ukrainian women’s group Femen told a court Monday that she intervened after witnessing prison guards mistreating a fellow inmate
The health of former South African President Nelson Mandela has improved, though he remains in critical condition, the government
A battle between warring ethnic groups in South Sudan saw thousands of men march to fight.
The first time Miriam Lipton had breast cancer, her thick hair fell out two weeks after starting chemotherapy.
Andrew “Dice” Clay has a deal with Touchstone for a memoir titled — you’ve been warned — “The Filthy Truth.”
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials now say hundreds of inmates escaped after insurgents launched coordinated assaults on two high-security prisons last night.
The officials say the attacks sparked gun battles that killed dozens of people.
The targets were