NEW YORK (AP) - Edgar M. Bronfman Sr., the billionaire businessman and longtime president of the World Jewish Congress, which lobbied the Soviets to allow Jews to emigrate and helped spearhead the search for hidden Nazi loot, died Saturday. He was 84.
The Canadian-born Bronfman died at his New York
By TAMARA LUSH and JEFF AMYAssociated Press
MONROE, La. (AP) - A storm system swept across the central and southern U.S. on Saturday, bringing tornadoes and wind gusts that ripped roofs from barns and hurled trees into power lines, officials said. At least two people were killed.
A man died after
By JASON KEYSERAssociated Press
CHICAGO (AP) - Those who got a jump on their holiday travels this year apparently got it right. Those who didn't may have to wait a bit.
A large storm system moved into the Midwest on Friday for the start of one of the busiest travel periods of the year, but
SPOKANE, Wash. – Fans had a tough decision to make Saturday when it came to what game to watch. Both the Washington State Cougars and Eastern Eagles played big games at the same time. One group of fans was splitting their time between both games. It was a house divided. Downstairs, a group of
By The Associated Press
Twenty-five years ago, Pan Am 103, a New York-bound flight from London, exploded over Lockerbie, Scotland, killing all 259 people aboard the plane, and 11 others on the ground.
Memorial services were held Saturday in the United States, Scotland and England as families
Police have just given us a description of the suspect that robbed Sunset Grocery on 1908 W Sunset Blvd Saturday evening.
He's described as a white man, just under six feet tall, and wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt.
He displayed a handgun and made away with some money, although the
LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) - A Colorado hospital says a suburban Denver high school student has died more than a week after being shot by a classmate who then killed himself.
Seventeen-year-old Claire Davis had been in critical condition after being shot at point-blank range at Arapahoe High School on
LITTLETON, Colo. (AP) - A suburban Denver high school student who was shot in the head by a classmate died Saturday afternoon, hospital officials and her family said.
Claire Davis, 17, was in critical condition after being shot at point-blank range at Arapahoe High School on Dec. 13.
"It is with
HUGHES, Ark. (AP) - Two apparent tornadoes touched down in Arkansas on Saturday, injuring at least five people and damaging about two dozen homes.
St. Francis County Sheriff's dispatcher Leslie White said a suspected tornado damaged three homes and injured three people late Saturday afternoon
By DOUGLASS K. DANIELAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - John S.D. Eisenhower, the son of a five-star general turned president who forged his own career in the U.S. Army and then chronicled the history of the American military in numerous books, died Saturday. He was 91.
Eisenhower lived on Maryland
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama says he's not brooding about 2013, despite a series of setbacks.
The president said at a year-end news conference from the White House Friday that as long as the economy is improving and he's helping families, he's OK.
Obama's approval rating
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BERLIN (AP) - A survey has found that German investor confidence has jumped to a 7 ½-year high in December on the back of hopes of an economic upturn in Europe.
The ZEW institute said Tuesday that its confidence index, which measures investors' expectations for the next six months, rose to 62