By SUZAN FRASERAssociated Press
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - Syria said Saturday it shot down a Turkish reconnaissance plane because the plane entered its airspace, insisting it was "not an attack" as both sides desperately tried to de-escalate the episode before it exploded into a
By GENARO C. ARMAS and MARK SCOLFOROAssociated Press
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) - Jerry Sandusky was either a "predatory pedophile" who lured young boys to Penn State with gifts and access to big-time football, or a victim of now-grown men who lied to get a payout, attorneys argued
By LOU KESTENAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration has rejected requests from The New York Times and the American Civil Liberties Union seeking information about its "targeted killing" program against suspected terrorists, saying the release of the
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - The central Florida police chief who was strongly criticized for his agency's initial investigation of Trayvon Martin's slaying was fired Wednesday, city officials said.
Sanford City Manager Norton Bonaparte said in a statement that
By COLLEEN LONGAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A retooled training program aims to teach New York Police Department officers the right way to stop someone on the street.
A demonstration of the training on Wednesday came amid growing public criticism of the
WASHINGTON (AP) - A federal panel of cancer specialists on Wednesday unanimously recommended approval of an experimental drug from Onyx Pharmaceuticals Inc. for patients with advanced blood cancer.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration panel voted 11-0, with one
UPDATE: The two deputies shot in yesterday's deadly shooting have been identified as 42-year-old Mike Northway and 45-year-old Matt Spink.
New court documents show Charles Wallace had just been indicted on five additional counts of heroin trafficking, and that he had been
By JIM KUHNHENN and STEVE PEOPLESAssociated Press
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - No longer a backburner issue, immigration is roiling the presidential contest as President Barack Obama and Republican Mitt Romney seek to court the nation's swelling Hispanic population. The outcome
NEW YORK (AP) - Treasury prices were all over the map after the Federal Reserve announced it was extending a program to buy bonds with long maturities.
The price of the benchmark 10-year Treasury note on Wednesday fell 75 cents for every $100 invested. The yield