ALTOONA, Pa. (AP) - A new mother has been charged with smoking the powerful synthetic stimulant known as bath salts two days after she gave birth, while still in the maternity ward of a central Pennsylvania hospital.
Online court records don't list an
USATODAY.COM - Apple is putting the finishing touches on a smaller iPad tablet with a
display measuring less than eight inches that is expected to be
unveiled in October.
According to Bloomberg and The Wall Street Journal,
Apple will launch a smaller tablet by the year's end. The new more
By ANN M. JOBFor The Associated Press
Those who thought sport utility vehicles were going the way of the dodo were wrong. SUVs haven't died off amid higher gasoline prices.
To the contrary, Jeep's flagship SUV, the Grand Cherokee, just posted its best
By The Associated Press
2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited 4X4
BASE PRICE: $27,195 for Laredo 4X2; $29,195 for Laredo 4X4; $36,795 for Limited 4X2; $39,295 for Limited 4X4.
PRICE AS TESTED: $42,125.
TYPE: Front-engine, four-
LE BOURGET, France (AP) - French air accident investigators say that pilot errors and faulty speed and other readings led to the crash of an Air France jet over the Atlantic in 2009. The BEA air accident investigation agency released its final report Thursday on the crash, which
By ELLIOT SPAGATAssociated Press
SAN DIEGO (AP) - The San Diego Trolley was packed. Hotel rooms facing the bay were sold out. And local radio was set to simulcast a patriotic score for the Fourth of July show.
But instead of 20 minutes of fireworks, the crowd
RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) - A man was killed in what appeared to be a fireworks-related accident Wednesday night in Richland. Police and medics responded to a report the man was injured in a fireworks explosion. KONA reports medics were unable to revive him, and the
AOL.COM - Nine kids rallied up to make a dream come true for their dad with
terminal pancreatic cancer. Richie Reynolds' family sent this racing fan
to Lime Rock Track to turn some hot laps. Reynolds said the trip around
the track helped him forget his troubles for a while. The family
HUFFINGTONPOST.COM - Lifeguard Tomas Lopez helped save a drowning man and got fired for it.
The reason: He left the section of a south Florida beach his company
is paid to patrol. The Orlando-based company, Jeff Ellis and Associates,
says Lopez broke a company rule and could have put beachgoers in
MSNBC.COM - The U.S. labor market got some upbeat news Thursday, a day ahead of a
crucial monthly jobs report from the government that is likely to be
one of the last chances President Barack Obama has to prove the economy
is improving before the November election.
New claims for unemployment