By OSKAR GARCIAAssociated Press
HONOLULU (AP) - Oracle Corp. CEO Larry Ellison has closed on his deal to buy most of the Hawaiian island of Lanai, the island's seller said Thursday.
Billionaire David Murdock's Castle & Cooke Inc. said the deal has
By MIKE SCHNEIDERAssociated Press
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The neighborhood watch leader charged with killing Trayvon Martin will have a lot of explaining to do when he asks a judge to release him on bond Friday.
The last time George Zimmerman asked for bond, he
By ANGELA K. BROWNAssociated Press
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - Lockheed Martin machinists ended their 10-week strike Thursday, approving a new labor deal that includes a $2,000 bonus and annual pay increases starting at 3 percent the first year.
Members of the
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A medical examiner says an 11-year-old New York girl was electrocuted while trying to retrieve a ball from a pond at a time-share resort's miniature golf course near Orlando.
Orange County deputies say Ashton Jojo cried out in pain
By TOM RAUMAssociated Press
The decision is in but the impact is unclear.
The Supreme Court's basic upholding of the constitutionality of the health-care law on Thursday handed President Barack Obama and congressional Democrats a clear political victory
By Robyn Ross,
It's been a good week for Louis C.K. In just two days, the comedian raked in a whopping $4.5 million by selling 100,000 tickets for his upcoming comedy tour.
"Well. after 45 hours, my tour has sold 100K tickets, box office gross of 4.5 mil $ (not all mine)," he tweeted on
By Robyn Ross,
Ann Curry officially announced her exit from the Today show Thursday, choking back tears as she thanked her colleagues and viewers.
"I never expected to leave this couch after 15 years, but I am so grateful, especially to all of you who watch," Curry said, while sitting with co-host
By JASON DEARENAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - With a busy Fourth of July week looming, California parks officials announced Thursday that 65 of the 70 state parks once slated to close Sunday due to budget cuts will remain open.
The move came after the
By SAMANTHA GROSSAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A federal appeals court struck down a ruling Thursday that would have required New York City to give taxi licenses only to vehicles that are wheelchair accessible - disappointing disability advocates upset that fewer than 2
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A 102-year-old Filipino man who came to California as a teenager in 1928 to pick lettuce and cabbage became an American citizen during a touching naturalization ceremony Wednesday at the Los Angeles Convention Center.