By ALEX DOMINGUEZAssociated Press
TOWSON, Md. (AP) - An attorney for the teenager charged with wounding a fellow student at his Maryland high school says his client has expressed remorse and had been on a suicide watch when he was being treated at a psychiatric hospital.
Attorney George Psoras
HUFFINGTONPOST.COM - Ervin McKinness, a 21-year-old aspiring rapper, tweeted about driving drunk at 120 mph minutes before dying in a fiery one-car crash that killed the rapper and four others.
McKinness posted the now-ominous tweets about speeding while driving drunk on the account @
By MARTIN CRUTSINGERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Alarmed by the chronically weak U.S. economy, the Federal Reserve launched an aggressive new effort Thursday to boost the stock market and make borrowing cheaper for years to come.
And it made clear it won't stop there and is ready
ZENICA, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) - A mayoral candidate in Bosnia's fourth-largest city is using one of the Internet's greatest lures - pornography - to draw attention to his campaign.
Mirad Hadziahmetovic is an independent candidate with a relatively slim chance of winning the October
By JENNIFER KAYAssociated Press
MIAMI (AP) - A Haitian-American journalist sued by Haiti's prime minister in a defamation lawsuit is standing by his reporting.
Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe filed a lawsuit Monday in Miami federal court against the weekly newspaper Haiti-Observateur and its
WASHINGTON (AP) - A U.S. law enforcement official says a man named Nakoula Basseley Nakoula is behind the anti-Muslim film being blamed for mob attacks in Egypt, Libya and Yemen. A man who calls himself Sam Bacile has said he created the film, but The Associated Press on Wednesday
By MICHELLE R. SMITHAssociated Press
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A Boston mobster acknowledged he was the acting head of the New England Mafia as he pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday to one count of racketeering conspiracy for shaking down Rhode Island strip clubs for protection money.
By GEOFF MULVIHILLAssociated Press
A New Jersey pharmacist who is also an Army reservist pulled out a handgun and fired several shots at a would-be robber as he chased him from his store, authorities said. Police said it did not appear any shots hit the fleeing holdup man, who had demanded
By MARK SCOLFOROAssociated Press
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - Nearly three months after Penn State said it wanted to settle "privately, expeditiously and fairly" with the boys Jerry Sandusky sexually abused, lawyers for the victims from his criminal case and other potential claimants say the
By GEORGE JAHNAssociated Press
VIENNA (AP) - The 35-nation board of the U.N. nuclear agency overwhelmingly rebuked Iran on Thursday for refusing to heed demands that it take actions to diminish fears that it might be seeking atomic arms, a move hailed by the United States as demonstrating