By ALLEN G. BREEDAP National Writer
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - With their elderly parents seated across the octagonal oak table, Donna and Jim Parker were back in the kitchen they knew so well - the hutch along one wall crammed with plates, bells and salt-and-pepper shakers picked up
By JENNIFER PELTZAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - There's enough evidence to support a rare state-level terror case against a man charged with plotting to blow up synagogues, a judge ruled Monday in declining to throw out the charges.
The ruling puts the
By ADAM SCHRECKAP Business Writer
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority believes the world economy offers opportunities for it and other patient investors, despite an uncertain outlook, the government-run fund's managing director said in a
ELLIOT LAKE, Ontario (AP) - Rescue crews began dismantling a partially collapsed mall late Tuesday night in this northern Ontario city in an effort to rescue victims despite fading hopes of finding anyone alive.
Officials used heavy equipment to clear a path from
By JOHN S. MARSHALLAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A Northern California man whose sailboat sank off of western Mexico after a collision with a whale said Sunday that the impact was so powerful that the stern of the 22-ton vessel was lifted out of the water
LAS VEGAS (AP) - An anonymous Las Vegas casino owner has struck again - this time with a $1 million donation to help needy people.
The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports (http://bit.ly/LqsChP ) the donation to the United Way of Southern Nevada allowed $500 bank
BOSTON (AP) - Kevin Youkilis took off his batting helmet, waved to the crowd and blew a kiss to his adoring fans.
A favorite at Fenway Park for so long, he wanted a final chance to say so long.
The Boston Red Sox traded away the hard-nosed
By MICHAEL GORMLEYAssociated Press
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - A settlement announced Sunday will bring $405 million to victims of Bernard Madoff's historic investment scam, the state attorney general said.
The clients of hedge fund manager J. Ezra Merkin will
By RYAN J. FOLEYAssociated Press
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) - Republican Gov. Terry Branstad has made Iowa one of the most difficult states in the nation for felons to vote, with an executive order he issued last year already having disenfranchised thousands of people, a review by The
By RALPH D. RUSSOAP College Football Writer
Just days before Jerry Sandusky was convicted on multiple counts of child sex abuse, an email was sent to thousands of Penn State alumni with a simple message:
"We are ONE TEAM. Join us."