ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Frailty is starting to creep up on Vivian Haas, but her strong will has yet to fade. The 83-year-old woman is driven by a simple desire to see justice done for her son and
CHICAGO (AP) — Bombarded with ads and warnings, motorists are well aware of the dangers of drunken driving and texting behind the wheel. A more basic message about the hazards of high speeds, meanwhile, is getting lost as
NEW YORK (AP) — Electric companies are increasingly offering plans that sound like come-ons from mobile phone companies: Free nights, free weekends and pre-paid plans.
“We are seeing a transformation in the way people buy and use electricity
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Animal welfare groups suing to stop a return to domestic horse slaughter are objecting to a court order that they post a nearly half-million-dollar bond Friday.
Attorneys for the Humane Society of the United
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market edged lower Friday afternoon, hurt by weak performances from retailers.
The Standard & Poor’s 500 index was down six points, or 0.4 percent, to 1,654 at 1:14 p.m. Eastern Daylight Times.
MIAMI (AP) — Three South Florida attorneys will represent a man accused of killing his wife and then posting pictures of her body on Facebook.
A judge on Friday approved a request for preservation of evidence in the
ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — Paraguay’s new President Horacio Cartes says he’s willing to sell off his cigarette-making business that has often drawn criticism from foreign governments worried about contraband.
At a news conference on his first full day
MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) — Bahraini authorities crushed a prison riot on Friday, leaving at least 40 injured after they fired stun grenades and tear gas, rights groups said.
Prisoners called their families from inside the prison to alert
TEMECULA, Calif. (AP) — The FBI is investigating allegations that the newly crowned Miss Teen USA was the victim of someone who hacked into a webcam in her Southern California bedroom several months ago in an attempt to
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The question of whether Philadelphia’s public schools would open on time next month has been answered. Officials say they will.
But parents say the buildings will simply be shells, without sufficient resources to offer students