By By GOSIA WOZNIACKAAssociated Press
SALINAS, Calif. (AP) - Bending over beds of shriveled strawberry plants, former farmworker Domitila Martinez pulls pieces of black plastic row covers in preparation for next season's planting. Except this time, she's the boss.
Martinez, who escaped
By By BILL DRAPERAssociated Press
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Before the Kansas City Chiefs kicked off their game Sunday, fans at Arrowhead Stadium observed a moment of silence for the victims of domestic violence and their families.
Not mentioned was Jovan Belcher, the Chiefs linebacker who killed
By By SETH BORENSTEINAP Science Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - The amount of heat-trapping pollution the world spewed rose again last year by 3 percent. So scientists say it's now unlikely that global warming can be limited to a couple degrees, which is an international goal.
By By STACY A. ANDERSONAssociated Press
JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. (AP) - Fore - 42 and 44 are playing 18.
Former President Bill Clinton - the 42nd president - is joining President Barack Obama - he's No. 44 - for a round of golf at Joint Air Base in Maryland.
Also in the group, according to
By By DAVE SKRETTAAP Sports Writer
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Chiefs chairman Clark Hunt offered sympathy Sunday to the families affected by the murder-suicide involving one of his players, calling it "an incredibly difficult 24 hours for our family."
Hunt spoke to The Associated Press on the
By By BRADLEY KLAPPERAssociated Press
PRAGUE (AP) - Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has arrived in the Czech Republic for talks on energy policy in a country heavily dependent on Russian fuel.
It's her first stop in a five-day trip to Europe. Also on her agenda are Turkey's
By By GENE JOHNSONAssociated Press
SEATTLE (AP) - In the late-1980s heyday of the anti-drug "Just Say No" campaign, a man calling himself "Jerry" appeared on a Seattle talk radio show to criticize U.S. marijuana laws.
An esteemed businessman, he hid his identity because he didn't want to
PITTSBURGH (AP) - As U.S. authorities continue a long legal battle to deport a former Nazi concentration camp guard, it's not clear what will happen next if they prevail. Anton Geiser, now 88, has been living in the small western Pennsylvania town of Sharon for more than 50 years. He
By By KEVIN BEGOSAssociated Press
PITTSBURGH (AP) - As U.S. authorities continue a long legal battle to deport a former Nazi concentration camp guard, it's not clear what will happen next if they prevail.
Anton Geiser, now 88, has been living in a small western Pennsylvania town for more
By By MATTHEW BARAKATAssociated Press
MANASSAS, Va. (AP) - A toddler's death during a visit with his father last month in Virginia is prompting police to also more closely investigate the suicide of the man's mother and the shooting death of a onetime girlfriend in the past decade.