By The Associated Press
Hurricane Sandy is kicking up big waves along South Carolina as it heads north, where forecasters say it will likely hit two winter weather systems, creating a hybrid monster storm.
The governor of Delaware has issued a mandatory evacuation for the state's coastal
MILWAUKEE (AP) - All four women injured in last weekend's shooting at a Milwaukee-area salon are now out of the hospital.
A hospital spokeswoman said Saturday the last victim has gone home. None of the women's names has been released.
The four were injured by a gunman who stormed into Azana
By JULIE WATSONAssociated Press
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Move over vampires, goblins and haunted houses, this kind of Halloween terror aims to shake up even the toughest warriors: An untold number of so-called zombies are coming to a counterterrorism summit attended by hundreds of Marines, Navy special
By BEN WALKERAP Baseball Writer
DETROIT (AP) - Major League Baseball is looking at ways to protect pitchers from being injured by batted balls such as the one that struck Doug Fister in the head, and says hat liners are a possibility in the minors next year.
The safety issue is on a "fast track
VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP) - An employee at a northwest Indiana library found a gun inside a hollowed-out book donated to the branch.
The Times of Munster reported Saturday (http://bit.ly/S1XyDc ) that police in Valparaiso are holding the gun as evidence.
Assistant Library Director Phyllis Nelson says
WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House says President Barack Obama had a conference call Saturday to discuss Hurricane Sandy with the Homeland Security secretary, the head of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, the director of the National Hurricane Center and his homeland security adviser.
By The Associated Press
The Federal Emergency Management Agency offers tips on how to prepare for Hurricane Sandy and other tropical storms. Sandy is expected to be especially disastrous when it merges with a winter storm system, bringing powerful winds, rain, snow and storm surge along the
By ALLEN BREED and WAYNE PARRYAssociated Press
SHIP BOTTOM, New Jersey (AP) - Hurricane Sandy headed north from the Caribbean - where it left nearly 60 dead - to threaten the eastern U.S. with sheets of rain, high winds and heavy snow as officials warned millions in coastal areas to get out of
By GOSIA WOZNIACKAAssociated Press
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - Two decades ago, Mi Pueblo Food Center began modestly as a small butcher shop run by an illegal immigrant. Now, the supermarket that caters to the Latino immigrant community has grown into a popular chain of 21 stores in California.
By KATE BRUMBACKAssociated Press
ATLANTA (AP) - President Barack Obama announced a policy shift in June that allows certain young people brought to the U.S. illegally to avoid deportation. But the response from leaders of the so-called DREAMers movement has been lukewarm.
One of them is