By JUAN A. LOZANOAssociated Press
HOUSTON (AP) - Mental illness prompted Brian Claunch to get rid of his own left arm and leg. Then, despite his disabilities, he spent the better part of a decade finding opportunities to run away from residential care facilities, preferring to live on the
By JASON KEYSERAssociated Press
CHICAGO (AP) - New air traffic control procedures have been put in place at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport to try to eliminate the risk of midair collisions over a pair of runways, after two near misses last year raised serious concerns, federal
By ANN M. JOBFor The Associated Press
Some seven years after it left American shores, the Audi allroad returns as a more fuel efficient and quicker wagon with proper German road manners and toned-down off-road capability.
The air suspension and heavy weight are gone. So are the thirsty V-6 and
By HOLBROOK MOHRAssociated Press
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A Mississippi man has taken his wife's last name after the ACLU complained he was told by state officials that he would need a court order to do so because it was not traditional.
Robert Everhart, 28, of Pascagoula, born Robert McCarthy
By TIM REYNOLDSAP Sports Writer
With Commissioner Roger Goodell at the table, the NFL and referees' union pressed toward a settlement Wednesday to end a three-month lockout that triggered a wave of frustration and anger over replacement officials and threatened to disrupt the rest of the
SEATTLE (AP) - The sister of slain Ambassador Chris Stevens said grieving by U.S. officials and others worldwide has been some support for the family.
"It helps to have the world mourning with you. It helps to know he was appreciated," said Dr. Anne Stevens, a Seattle pediatrician.
Stevens told The
NBCNEWS.COM - Another airline has decided to go ahead and create kids-free zones on its flights.
AirAsia, a popular budget airline based in southeast Asia, launched a new booking system that allows passengers to reserve a seat in a so-called "quiet zone" with no children under 12 allowed at no
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
1. IRANIAN LEADER PUSHES NEW WORLD ORDER
Ahmadinejad, no friend to the U.S., tells the AP in a wide-ranging interview that it's time to end American "bullying
By RACHEL COHENAP Sports Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The NFL put its stamp of approval on the still-smoldering outcome of the Green Bay-Seattle game:
Wrong team still wins.
Seahawks 14, Packers 12.
With frustration mounting among coaches, players and fans, the worst fear
By MATTHEW BARAKATAssociated Press
HERNDON, Va. (AP) - A mother, father and two children were found dead inside their home outside the nation's capital on Tuesday, and although police wouldn't give details on the cause, they said there was no ongoing threat to the community.