By JENNIFER PELTZAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - What the $?&(! is going on with our politicians?
The mayors of New York and Philadelphia and the governor of New Jersey let loose with a few choice vulgarities over the past two weeks in otherwise G-rated
By DANICA KIRKAAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - After a sodden spring, is Britain heading for a summer washout?
It's lurched from the cold, wet drizzle that dampened the queen's Diamond Jubilee flotilla on the Thames to a sea of mud at the Isle of Wight
By ROXANA HEGEMANAssociated Press
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas State University student Greg Peterson and some friends were unwinding at a drive-in restaurant when LMFAO's song "Sexy and I Know It" came on the radio. He groaned.
But as the chorus droned on,
By Sadie Gennis,
R&B singer Frank Ocean came out in an emotional blog Tuesday, revealing that his first love at 19 was a man."4 summers ago, I met somebody. I was 19 years old. He was too. We spent that summer, and the summer after, together. Every day almost. And on the days we were together
By SARAH PARNASSAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - One word could describe visitors to the Capitol Fourth Concert Wednesday night: sweaty.
Despite high temperatures and the threat of thunderstorms, thousands of visitors from across the continent took part in
By DON MELVINAssociated Press
BRUSSELS (AP) - The European Parliament overwhelmingly defeated an international anti-piracy trade agreement Wednesday after concern that it would limit Internet freedom sparked street protests in cities across Europe.
The vote -
By DAVID SHARPAssociated Press
FREEPORT, Maine (AP) - He's arguably Maine's best-known native son, right up there with Civil War general Joshua Chamberlain, poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and horror writer Stephen King. To his customers, he was simply known as "L.L
By MARTHA WAGGONERAssociated Press
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Andy Griffith's gift to the show that bore his name wasn't just the homespun wisdom of the plain-spoken sheriff he played. It was the place he created: a small town where all foibles are forgiven and friendships are
By FRANK BAJAKAP Technology Writer
LIMA, Peru (AP) - Peru's distribution of more than 800,000 low-cost laptop computers to children across the country easily ranks as one of the world's most ambitious efforts to leverage digital technology in the fight against poverty