By RODRIQUE NGOWIAssociated Press
BOSTON (AP) - The family of a Boston Pentecostal pastor abducted in Egypt on Saturday appealed to his captor to release the 61-year-old man, saying he is a diabetic and the family fears for his health.
The son of Rev. Michel Louis told The Associated Press that
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SPOKANE, Wash. - A storm moved through Spokane Saturday afternoon and dumped rain on Spokane's lower south hill. The storm left at least 6 inches of standing water at I-90 and Freya.
Washington DOT crews are working to clear the drains
By JAY REEVESAssociated Press
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) - An Uzbek man who pleaded guilty to plotting to assassinate President Barack Obama was never admitted to Columbia University's medical school, the university said Saturday, contrary to defense claims before he was sentenced to more than 15
By JOE MANDAKAssociated Press
PITTSBURGH (AP) - Pittsburgh police are no strangers to civil rights controversies.
The city was forced to hire more women and minority officers after a 1970s lawsuit. And in 1997, it became the first U.S. city to agree to Justice Department-enforced reforms to curb
By ALLEN G. BREED and HILLEL ITALIEAP National Writers
NEW YORK (AP) - The photograph, scratched and undated, is captioned "Brother Jordan Anderson." He is a middle-aged black man with a long beard and a righteous stare, as if he were a preacher locking eyes with a sinner, or a judge about to
By EMERY P. DALESIOAP Business Writer
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Business experts who follow Duke Energy Corp. say the country's biggest electric company has months of problems ahead after ousting the Progress Energy CEO who had been long been promised the job as chief of the post-merger giant.
By BRADLEY KLAPPERAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton used her first meeting with Egypt's new Islamist president to press Mohammed Morsi to start a dialogue with military leaders as a way of preserving the country's transition to democracy.