By MARYCLAIRE DALEAssociated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Eleven skinned animals dumped near a public park in northeastern Pennsylvania are now believed to be foxes, not puppies.
Necropsies performed Monday show that at least one was killed by buckshot and the others may have been trapped, a
By ED WHITEAssociated Press
STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich. (AP) - Phone records emerged Monday as key evidence in a murder case against a suburban man charged with killing four suspected escorts and hiding their bodies in car trunks in Detroit last year, events that reinforced the city's
By JOSEF FEDERMANAssociated Press
JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel and Palestinian militants from the Gaza Strip began indirect talks Monday in Egypt aimed at forging a new era of relations between the bitter enemies following a cease-fire that ended the heaviest fighting in nearly four years.
By HAMZA HENDAWIAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - Egypt's president told the country's top judges Monday that he did not infringe on their authority when he seized near absolute powers, setting up a prolonged showdown on the eve of a mass protest planned by opponents of the Islamist leader
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A company whose worker breached a gas line that led to a massive explosion in one of New England's biggest cities said Monday it'll do whatever it takes to return things to normal.
Friday's explosion in downtown Springfield destroyed a strip club and damaged
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about today:
1. WHY EGYPT'S PRESIDENT HAS POLARIZED THE NATION
Supporters and opponents of Mohammed Morsi are growing more entrenched in their battle over the Islamist leader's
JASPER, Ga. (AP) - Authorities in north Georgia say a 16-year-old boy is expected to make his first court appearance Monday after he was accused of killing his stepfather with a sword.
Pickens County sheriff's Lt. Kris Stancil says a relative of the teen called 911 Friday night to report the
By JIM KUHNHENNAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Talk of compromise on a broad budget deal greeted returning lawmakers Monday, but agreement still seemed distant as the White House and congressional Republicans ceded little ground on a key sticking point: whether to raise revenue through
By JASON DEARENAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Howard Kuljian and his family were out for a walk on a damp, overcast morning at Big Lagoon beach, playing fetch with their dog Fran as 10-foot surf churned the water just feet away like a washing machine.
Signs near the beach warned of "
By BASSEM MROUEAssociated Press
BEIRUT (AP) - Syrian rebels on Monday captured a hydroelectric dam on the Euphrates River in the country's north after days of heavy clashes, carting off boxes of ammunition from defeated regime forces in the latest in a string of recent strategic advances