By RON DePASQUALEAssociated Press
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Prices for long-acting contraception will be halved for 27 million women in the developing world through a new partnership, former President Bill Clinton and other world leaders announced Wednesday.
The deal will help avoid almost 30
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Justice Department is requiring the two largest parking management companies in the U.S. to sell 107 of their garages and lots in the central business districts of 28 cities in order to proceed with a merger.
If the deal is approved by a federal court, Chicago-based Standard
LEESBURG, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say an alligator ripped off an elderly woman's arm in a Florida canal.
Joy Hill, a spokeswoman with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, says the woman was in critical condition.
The Lake County Sheriff's Office identified the victim as 84
By PAULINE JELINEKAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - In a service-wide "stand down," the Army has ordered soldiers to put aside their usual duties Thursday and spend the day on suicide prevention training as the military struggles with a spike in the number of self-inflicted deaths this year.
DENVER (AP) - A gay couple from New Jersey suing a group that used their engagement photo says they cringe when they see the image after it was used in an attack mailer against a Colorado Republican in a legislative primary. The Southern Poverty Law Center filed a federal lawsuit
SPOKANE, Wash. - On Wednesday morning Spokane Police and the Spokane County Bomb Squad were called out to investigate a suspicious device in a car at a Spokane gas station. The bomb tech investigated and found the device was a demilitarized grenade. There was no threat to the public.
PHOENIX (AP) - A Phoenix woman who pretended to have cancer in order to raise money for breast implants has been sentenced to a year in jail and three years of probation.
Court spokesman Kelly Vail says 27-year-old Jami Lynn Toler was sentenced Wednesday. She pleaded guilty in August to a theft
YAHOO.COM - An invading force is laying the groundwork for a coup in the United States this year, and it's going on right under our noses. The brown marmorated stink bug, an insect species from Asia that has been steadily expanding its range since it landed on the East Coast 15 years ago,
By The Associated Press
The following recall has been announced:
DETAILS: Wilson & Fisher Garden Swings imported by Big Lots of Columbus, Ohio and manufactured by Anji Jiayi Garden Supplies Company of Xiaofeng Town, China; sold exclusively at Big Lots stores nationwide from
NEW YORK (AP) - Authorities say the former chief executive officer of New York's Hospital for Special Surgery has been arrested in Massachusetts in a $1.4 million extortion scheme.
John Reynolds was arrested Wednesday at his Cataumet, Mass., home.
He was charged in federal court in Manhattan