By ALLEN G. BREED and KATIE ZEZIMAAssociated Press
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - Forecasters say the eye of Hurricane Sandy is racing toward an expected landfall early Monday evening in southern New Jersey or Delaware.
The National Hurricane Center said the storm's top sustained winds are
By ALI AKBAR DAREINIAssociated Press
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) - Iran has images of sensitive Israeli military bases taken by a drone that was launched by Lebanon's Hezbollah movement and downed by Israel earlier this month, a senior Iranian lawmaker claimed Monday in the latest boast from Tehran
By PAUL ELIASAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - For the second time in three years, San Francisco is gearing up for a ticker-tape parade to celebrate a World Series victory for the Giants.
Plans for the Wednesday bash were being made as the city cleaned up after a rowdy celebration Sunday
PORTSMOUTH, Va. (AP) - The Coast Guard rescued 14 members of a crew forced to abandon the tall ship HMS Bounty caught in Hurricane Sandy off the North Carolina Outer Banks and continued the search Monday for two other crew members.
Coast Guard Petty Officer 1st Class Brandyn Hill said the crew
By RONALD BLUMAP Sports Writer
DETROIT (AP) - Kung Fu Panda, The Freak, The Beard and all their seed-throwing buddies are on top of baseball - again.
They may be under the radar, unappreciated and unexpected. But they're unassailable, the winner of two World Series titles in the last three
By MARK SHERMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Supreme Court justices on Monday weighed copyright protections for publishers, creative artists and manufacturers in a global marketplace in a case that has attracted the interest of Costco, eBay and Google. The outcome has important
NEW YORK (AP) - Hurricane Sandy is expected to make landfall Monday night or early Tuesday, likely in New Jersey. It will tie up with other weather systems and form a so-called superstorm. Airlines have preemptively canceled thousands of flights in New York, Philadelphia, Washington and elsewhere.
By The Associated Press
Along the East Coast, residents weathered the effects of Hurricane Sandy as it churned north and then merged with two other weather systems to create a fearsome superstorm. Here are their stories.
Most businesses near the Hudson River in Hoboken, N.J., piled sandbags
By JENNIFER PELTZ and TOM HAYSAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Much of New York was plunged into darkness Monday by a superstorm that overflowed the city's historic waterfront, flooded the financial district and subway tunnels and cut power to hundreds of thousands of people.
The city had
By BEN WALKERAP Baseball Writer
DETROIT (AP) - Smart pitching. Clutch hitting. Sharp fielding. Plus an MVP Panda.
All the right elements for a sweet World Series sweep for the San Francisco Giants.
Nearly knocked out in the playoffs time and time again, and finally pressed by the Detroit Tigers