‘Heavy but grateful heart’ on Memorial Day
Fri, 24 May 2013 18:55:25 +0000
Friends and family remember those who gave all to serve their nation.
Report: Fallen bridge had earlier gouges, impact damage
Sat, 25 May 2013 00:59:45 +0000
Officials in Washington state performed a special inspection six months ago on the Interstate 5 bridge that collapsed because there were indications it had been struck by a different vehicle.
Paula Broadwell regrets affair with ex-CIA director Patraeus
Fri, 24 May 2013 22:45:26 +0000
The biographer whose extramarital affair with then-CIA director David Petraeus triggered his resignation says she regrets the relationship and the harm and grief it caused her family.
Cleveland women can adopt alleged captor's dogs
Fri, 24 May 2013 19:05:27 +0000
Ariel Castro's Three Dogs Are in Foster Care Until the Women Make a Decision
Search scaled back for abducted Iowa teenage girl
Fri, 24 May 2013 23:42:16 +0000
Kathlynn Shepard was taken from a rural school bus stop this week.
Ariz. Sheriff Arpaio loses racial profiling suit
Fri, 24 May 2013 23:26:54 +0000
A judge ruled the lawman violated rights of Latinos in a crackdown on illegal immigration.
Country moves against restaurants holding wild bears
Fri, 24 May 2013 23:25:31 +0000
Kosovo's campaign is a response to concerns over dwindling numbers of the species.
Four girls killed in a civil rights-era church bombing honored
Fri, 24 May 2013 19:52:41 +0000
The president signs a law giving the highest civilian honor to the victims of the 1963 attack.
Illinois judge charged with heroin, gun possession
Fri, 24 May 2013 20:09:45 +0000
Michael Cook, wearing cutoffs and a "Bad is my middle name" T-shirt, pleads not guilty.
Obama to visit Oklahoma, tour Jersey Shore
Fri, 24 May 2013 20:34:29 +0000
The president will visit the tornado-ravaged area this weekend; then head to N.J. on Tuesday.
Ky. uranium plant closes; 1,000 jobs lost
Fri, 24 May 2013 23:11:23 +0000
The operator of a Cold War-era plant in western Kentucky that supplies enriched uranium to nuclear power plants said Friday it planned to cease production after federal energy officials decided to end ...
Lawsuit alleging ex-QB Favre sent racy texts settled
Fri, 24 May 2013 22:27:21 +0000
A lawsuit filed by two massage therapists who sued retired NFL quarterback Brett Favre over claims he sent racy text messages has been settled, a lawyer for the women said Friday.
Return to Salvation Mountain
Mon, 20 May 2013 09:22:50 +0000
Leonard Knight lived alone in the California desert for twenty-eight years, building a mountain to share his message: "Love God, love Jesus, and love the people." When his health failed, his friends rallied to save his life. He recently returned to the mountain to see how a new generation of caretakers have preserved his life's work. Learn more about Salvation Mountain at salvationmountain.org
Toronto mayor denies crack cocaine allegations
Fri, 24 May 2013 23:44:01 +0000
Rob Ford said he is not an addict after a video purported to show him using the drug.
Jersey shore opens for summer fun
Fri, 24 May 2013 15:20:19 +0000
Gov. Chris Christie and the cast of MTV's "Jersey Shore" welcome tourists back.
Train engineer noted 'unusual condition' before Connecticut wreck
Fri, 24 May 2013 19:34:47 +0000
A joint bar, used to hold two sections of rail together, was repaired last month.
Sexual assaults threaten military, Obama says
Fri, 24 May 2013 15:16:22 +0000
President Barack Obama on Friday warned that sexual assault in the military amounts to a national security threat as he enlisted graduating Navy ensigns and Marine second lieutenants at the U.S. Naval Academy in a campaign to stamp it out. “Those who commit sexual assault are not only committing a crime, they threaten the trust [...]
UK-bound Pakistan plane diverted, two men arrested
Fri, 24 May 2013 19:28:22 +0000
Britain scrambled fighter jets, but the incident does not appear to be terror-related.
After 'catastrophic misfire,' police issue warning on plastic gun
Fri, 24 May 2013 15:48:51 +0000
The DIY 3-D gun isn't ready for prime time, according to Australian authorities.
Stockholm police call for help as riots worsen
Fri, 24 May 2013 15:04:26 +0000
Youths set cars and a school ablaze in Sweden's worst riots in years.
Western IQs drop 14 points over last century, researchers say
Fri, 24 May 2013 18:06:34 +0000
A new study from researchers in Europe claims that the average IQ in Western nations dropped by a staggering 14.1 points over the past century. "We tested the hypothesis that the Victorians were cleverer than modern populations using high-quality instruments, namely measures of simple visual reaction time in a meta-analytic study," the researchers wrote in [...]
Storm chasers catch Okla. twister as it forms
Fri, 24 May 2013 17:30:06 +0000
Viewers can see what the EF5 tornado looked like from the ground as it gains strength.
Oversized load caused I-5 bridge collapse in Washington
Fri, 24 May 2013 15:15:05 +0000
A tractor-trailer hit an upper part of the span across the Skagit River.
Taliban attack U.N. compound in Kabul
Fri, 24 May 2013 17:49:59 +0000
There were at least four blasts interspersed by heavy shooting.
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'SAYS IT ALL':Obama Hosts Illegal Immigrants, Snubs Union
HEADED FOR AUCTION?Detroit Museum's Art May Be Sold to Cover City Debts
Republicans blast Obama over call to repeal 9/11 law on military force- OPINION: Obama thinks we won War on Terror
State Department official who pushed to change Benghazi storyline up for promotion
Obama speaks at Naval Academy graduation
5 climbers missing, feared dead on mountain in Nepal
Toronto mayor says he doesn't smoke crack cocaine
2 arrested after incident on plane from Pakistan to UK
Officials: Bridge collapse caused by truck hitting span
UK launches inquiry into MI5 tracking of terrorists
Man accused of killing 5 in Illinois takes stand
Consultant takes blame after Weiner campaign site shows Pittsburgh skyline, not NYC's
IRS official who refused to testify, resign signed Tea Party letters in 2012- Report: 70 percent of adoption credit claims audited
Arias' testimony didn't help her, jury foreman says
Pregnant woman dies, gives birth, comes back to life
Paula Broadwell apologizes for Petraeus affair
Kids, teachers from devastated Okla. school reunite
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Cars In Skagit River After Bridge Collapses
Fri, 24 May 2013 15:47:24 +0000
Police are investigating whether a large truck hit the bridge causing it to collapse, throwing people and vehicles into the water.
Arrest Warrant For 'Dead' Rapper Tim Dog
Fri, 24 May 2013 15:51:03 +0000
There is no proof of death for rapper wanted over unpaid money owed to woman he met on a dating website.
Jodi Arias: Jury Fails To Agree On Sentence
Fri, 24 May 2013 07:31:31 +0000
A new panel of jurors will be tasked with deciding convicted killer Jodi Arias' fate in a retrial of the case's penalty phase.
US Boy Scouts Vote To Admit Gay Youths
Fri, 24 May 2013 10:19:15 +0000
The organisation reverses a long-standing ban on gay boys, but will not allow gay and lesbian adults to serve as Scout leaders.
Amanda Bynes In Court Over Marijuana And Bong
Fri, 24 May 2013 20:27:45 +0000
The actress is charged with endangerment and possessing marijuana after she allegedly threw a bong out of her apartment window.
Tornado: 'Miracle' Baby Born Amid Devastation
Fri, 24 May 2013 12:23:38 +0000
For one Oklahoma woman due to give birth at any moment on Monday, hospital staff in Moore really delivered.
Superman Comic Set To Net Family Small Fortune
Fri, 24 May 2013 19:39:35 +0000
A father-of-four is celebrating after finding a rare Superman comic worth more than 10 times what he paid for his house.
Trayvon Martin: Gun And Drug Texts Released
Fri, 24 May 2013 10:44:53 +0000
The defence team of accused killer George Zimmerman argues the new images and messages show a fuller picture of the Florida teen.
Guantanamo Policies Must Change, Says Obama
Fri, 24 May 2013 07:52:59 +0000
The President is defining his foreign policy agenda and justifying use of unmanned drone strikes in the evolving war on terror.
Czech Murders: Kevin Dahlgren Detained In US
Fri, 24 May 2013 10:15:28 +0000
The 20-year-old is picked up back in the US after Czech police found four bodies at a family home in Brno.