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
An 89-year-old Salina woman finally has some peace of mind, knowing that her daughter’s grave in Afghanistan has not been disturbed by the war in that country.
LONDON (AP) — British Prime Minister David Cameron says he wants Internet service providers to automatically block access to pornography sites unless customers opt in.
Cameron is proposing the move as part of measures to stop extreme sexual
“Light of the World” (Simon & Schuster), by James Lee Burke
The themes in James Lee Burke’s lyrical, allegorical crime novels rarely change, but each new book delves more deeply into them, revealing an author who is increasingly
LONDON (AP) — A year after Britain’s golden Olympic summer, the country is basking in yet another run of global sports success.
Whether it’s cycling, tennis, golf, rugby or cricket, athletes and teams from Britain or England have
PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea on Monday unveiled a new rendition of the “Arirang” mass games, the song-and-dance ensemble that has become its most famous tourist draw.
Opening night of the performance involving tens of thousands