ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (AP) - The search for the captain of a tall ship that sank in the Atlantic off North Carolina during Hurricane Sandy is in its third day.
A cutter searched for Robin Walbridge, 63, overnight Tuesday and two C-130 planes joined the search during the day Wednesday, Coast Guard
FOREST HILL, Texas (AP) - The man who rammed his car into a Fort Worth-area church then beat the pastor to death with an electric guitar apparently suffered from a mental illness, his widow said.
Speaking after a prayer vigil for the Rev. Danny Kirk Sr. Tuesday night, Shanellia Harris Birdow said
BRICK TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) - A series of natural gas fires broke out in a New Jersey shore town that was hit hard by Sandy, but officials say no one was injured.
Video from WNBC-TV in New York showed flames reaching over the Curtis Point section of Brick Township early Wednesday. There was a large
NEW YORK (AP) - Wednesday is the new Monday for thousands of workers and schoolchildren as the East Coast begins coming back to life after superstorm Sandy.
New York is still largely paralyzed, but Mayor Michael Bloomberg planned to ring the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange.
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about on Wednesday:
1. SAFETY TOPS LIST OF CONCERNS IN DARKENED NEW YORK
Used to a life powered by the 24-hour deli, New Yorkers are grappling with security in streets and apartments
By BARBARA SURKAssociated Press
BEIRUT (AP) - Syrian warplanes fired missiles at opposition strongholds around Damascus and in the north on Wednesday as Turkey, a key backer of the anti-regime rebels, appeared to distance itself from an earlier call to impose a no-fly zone.
The Syrian regime
By JASON DEAREN and PAUL ELIASAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Ecstatic baseball fans crammed the streets of San Francisco on Wednesday for a confetti-drenched parade and rally honoring the World Series champion Giants - a Halloween treat made even sweeter as a repeat performance from 2010
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) - New Haven police say superstorm Sandy has revealed a skeleton beneath the town green that may have been there since Colonial times.
Police spokesman David Hartman says a woman who was with other bystanders looking at a fallen oak tree called police Tuesday after she saw
By The Associated Press
The massive storm that started out as Hurricane Sandy slammed into the East Coast and morphed into a huge and problematic system, killing at least 74 people in the United States. Power outages now stand at more than 5.6 million homes and businesses, down from a peak of 8
By ADAM GELLERAP National Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Two major airports reopened and the New York Stock Exchange got back to business Wednesday, while across the river in New Jersey, National Guardsmen rushed to feed and rescue flood victims two days after Superstorm Sandy struck.
For the first