By KELLI KENNEDYAssociated Press
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A small plane crashed into a parking lot near a South Florida airport Friday afternoon, killing all three people onboard and burning about a dozen vehicles. No one on the ground was hurt.
Fire-Rescue Division Chief John San Angelo said
By SETH BORENSTEINAP Science Writer
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - With the planet heating up, many scientists seem fairly certain some weather elements like hurricanes and droughts will worsen. But tornadoes have them stumped.
These unpredictable, sometimes deadly storms plague the United States more than
NBCNEWS.COM - A Georgia mother says her infant son is alive today because of two neighborhood boys, ages 9 and 10, who showed her how to perform CPR when the 12-week-baby suddenly stopped breathing.
Susanna Rohm, who lives in Marietta, told NBC affiliate WXIA in Atlanta she noticed
By AYA BATRAWYAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - Egypt's president praised the country's policemen on Friday despite public criticism over their violent response to anti-government demonstrations, and warned officers who are also protesting his rule against breaking ranks.
By RUSS BYNUM and KELLI KENNEDYAssociated Press
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A former Army cook who fell on hard times, Debbie Bowman has been living at the Allied Veterans Center, a shelter for homeless veterans, since August.
Bowman stays in the barracks-style brick building - formerly a state-run
By RUSSELL CONTRERASAssociated Press
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A fast-food burrito chain in Albuquerque has become an international tourist attraction as people come from all over the world to see the spot where a fictional drug trafficker runs his organization. A pastry shop sells doughnuts topped
By GILLIAN FLACCUSAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The election of a new pope could help heal the wounds left by a Roman Catholic sex abuse crisis that has savaged the church's reputation worldwide. For alleged victims, much depends on whether Pope Francis disciplines the priests and the
By FRANK BAJAKAssociated Press
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) - The people tapped by Hugo Chavez to carry on his socialist revolution seem to be improvising the rules of governing as they march toward what most Venezuelans consider certain victory in a mid-April vote to replace the late president.
By PABLO GORONDIAssociated Press
The price of oil rose to near $94 on Friday ahead of the release of U.S. industrial production and manufacturing figures that analysts expect to show an improving economy.
By early afternoon in Europe, benchmark oil for April delivery was up 60 cents to $93.63 a
By GARY FINEOUT and CURT ANDERSONAssociated Press
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The key players behind a purported veterans charity accused of setting up illegal gambling rooms pumped more than $1 million into the campaign accounts of politicians who had the power to regulate or put them out of business