GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) - Authorities are investigating several attacks on dolphins in the northern Gulf of Mexico after some were found with gunshot wounds, cuts and missing jaws.
The Sun Herald reports (http://bit.ly/QN0xUt ) that the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has issued a "
ANDERSON, S.C. (AP) - South Carolina authorities say they've arrested a man accused of killing two people more than a month ago and stuffing their bodies in barrels before dumping them into a lake.
Anderson County Sheriff's spokesman Chad McBride says John Michael Young was arrested early
By AYA BATRAWY and MAMDOUH THABETAssociated Press
ASSIUT, Egypt (AP) - A speeding train that crashed into a bus carrying Egyptian children to their kindergarten on Saturday killed 51 and prompted a wave of anger against a government under mounting pressure to rectify the former regime's
OWLS HEAD, Maine (AP) - A small plane has crashed in a wooded area in Maine shortly after taking off from an airport, killing three people.
Witnesses say Friday's crash shot flames 20 feet in the air and sent smoke billowing into the night sky.
Knox County Regional Airport manager Jeff
By DAN PERRY and JOSEF FEDERMANAssociated Press
JERUSALEM (AP) - Since Israel completed a devastating military offensive in the Gaza Strip four years ago, military officials have warned it was only a matter of time before the next round of fighting. Violence erupted this week with little
By RUSSELL CONTRERASAssociated Press
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - The terms of the competition are simple: Hunters in New Mexico have two days this weekend to shoot and kill as many coyotes as they can, and the winners get their choice of a free shotgun or a pair of semi-automatic rifles.
By TRACIE CONEAssociated Press
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - A California slaughterhouse where videotaped mistreatment of cows prompted the largest meat recall in U.S. history has reached a symbolic $500 million settlement with an animal welfare group and the federal government.
The record penalty for
MIDLAND, Texas (AP) - Officials say six people remain hospitalized in West Texas after a freight train hit a float in a veterans' parade, killing 4 people and injuring 16.
Midland Memorial Hospital spokeswoman Marcy Madrid says four people are in stable condition and one is critical Friday.
By TODD PITMANAssociated Press
YANGON, Myanmar (AP) - In the west, terrified villagers flee burning homes after an explosion of ethnic and religious violence. In the north, refugees from a civil war cower in chilly camps, desperately short on life's basic necessities. And in dank jails,
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about Friday:
1. ALONG GAZA FRONTIER, SIGNS OF A COMING GROUND ATTACK
Israel responds to Palestinian airstrikes by moving troops and heavy weapons toward Gaza.
2. HORRIFIC CRASH AT