BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - A 36-year-old man has pleaded guilty to punching a 10-year-old boy who was trying to keep the man from attacking his mother. The Billings Gazette reports (http://bit.ly/PpAssQ ) a plea agreement calls for prosecutors to recommend a three-year deferred
KHQ.COM - A woman is in custody after Sheriff's deputies say she crashed her vehicle into a power pole on Glenrose and 31st on Friday morning.
The woman tells authorities that she was the victim of a robbery before getting in her vehicle. Authorities say that the woman was "very drunk and not
ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (AP) - The Coast Guard has ordered a formal investigation into the sinking of a famous tall ship off the coast of North Carolina during Hurricane Sandy.
The review will focus on what caused the sinking of the HMS Bounty off Cape Hatteras, Rear Adm. Steven Ratti said Friday.
By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - U.S. employers added 171,000 jobs in October, and hiring was stronger in August and September than first thought. The unemployment rate inched up to 7.9 percent from 7.8 percent in September.
The Labor Department's last look at
WASHINGTON (AP) - It's finally time to reclaim that hour of sleep you lost last spring.
Most of the country will turn back the clocks this weekend for the annual shift back to standard time.
The majority of folks will do the switch before hitting the sack Saturday night, even though the change
NEW YORK (AP) - A Superstorm Sandy relief fund is being created just for residents of the hard-hit New York City borough of Staten Island.
Former Mayor Rudolph Giuliani and Borough President James Molinaro say the fund will help residents displaced from their homes.
Details are being announced
FREEDOM, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania man who apparently shot a young relative after mistaking her costume for a skunk has been ordered to stand trial on charges of assault and reckless endangerment.
Thomas Grant waived a preliminary hearing before a Beaver County magistrate on Thursday.
ATHENS, Ga. (AP) - Police in north Georgia say an infant was stabbed to death at an Athens house, hours after being born.
Athens-Clarke police say the newborn's 21-year-old mother, Cassandra Elyse Norwood, has been charged with murder in connection with the baby's death Thursday afternoon.
By KAREN MATTHEWSAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Cabdriver Harum Prince joined a nearly mile-long line for gasoline early Friday in Manhattan after already spending three hours in a similar queue in the Bronx - only to have the station run out of gas when it was almost his turn.
Prince leases his
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about on Friday (times in EDT):
1. HOW THE U.S. JOB MARKET IS DOING
Employment inches up to 7.9 percent because the work force grew. Employers add 171,000 jobs in October.