By PABLO FERNANDEZAssociated Press
MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay (AP) - Peaceful Uruguay is planning a novel approach to fighting rising crime: having its government sell marijuana to take drug profits out of the hands of dealers.
Under the plan backed by President Jose
By DAVID DISHNEAUAssociated Press
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) - As the first heat wave of summer broiled the Northeast on Wednesday, fans of Good Humor's classic Toasted Almond Bar found a shortage of sweet relief.
Parent company Unilever PLC said a sales spike
By ANICK JESDANUNAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Until I started watching videos on Samsung's new Galaxy S III phone, I never thought of the iPhone's display as small.
The Galaxy's screen measures 4.8 inches diagonally, compared with 3.5 inches
By Natalie Abrams,
Maybe this is why Adam Carolla called it The Man Show.
Carolla, who most recently appeared on Celebrity Apprentice, recently told the New York Post that "dudes are funnier than chicks." While promoting his new book, Not Taco Bell Material, Carolla insisted that he doesn't
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A Scottish girl's blog about the quality of her school meals had been getting a huge number of hits after news outlets around the world got hold of the story last month. Then her local council told her to stop. And that's when things really kicked off.
By MARK KENNEDYAP Drama Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - It's hard enough for the parents of a toddler to balance work and home. So imagine how hard it is if the work itself is all about balancing.
Meet Jeremie Robert and Julie Dionne, two acrobats in Cirque du
By LISA CORNWELLAssociated Press
CINCINNATI (AP) - A man who says he was charged with disorderly conduct after using the word "crippled" to promote a comedian with muscular dystrophy claims Cincinnati police violated his free speech rights, and the comedian agrees
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today (all times EDT):
1. REPUBLICANS OPEN TO TALKS ON HOLDER CONTEMPT VOTE
Potential constitutional confrontation in Fast
By VERENA DOBNIKAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Artist Matthew Long spent days carving 23 tons of sand into a sculpture of a tall ship to display on New York City's waterfront.
Then, in seconds, it suffered the fate of sand castles everywhere
By The Associated Press
Developments in a phone-hacking scandal involving British newspapers owned by Rupert Murdoch's News Corp.:
November 2005: News of the World royal reporter Clive Goodman writes story saying Prince William has a knee injury. Buckingham