The Latest on an incident outside the U.S. Capitol in which police say a woman rammed a police car (all times local): 6:00 p.m. U.S. Capitol Police have identified a … Click to Continue »
Local coalition seeks to raise millions to “rebrand” Washington area to improve reputation, self-image.
The Latest on funeral for a Wisconsin detective killed in the line of duty (all times local): 4:30 p.m. Thousands of mourners turned out to say goodbye to a Wisconsin … Click to Continue »
Teamwork both human and animal is what saved the lives of nearly a dozen Asian elephants in a Cambodian wildlife preserve after local farmers there stumbled upon a distressing sight: 11 of the endangered animals stuck in a mud-filled crater formed nearly a half-century ago by a Vietnam War bomb,...
Sounds like: Local Natives, Rhye, Coldplay Song: The Born Love - Badlands What's so good? This guy's a really good singer. I think that's the main reason "Badlands" pulled me in. The Born Love is actually a duo by the name of Kevin and Aron, and this marks their second single (following up last year's "Tempest"). Show More Summary
The Latest on a hearing in federal court in Hawaii on President Donald Trump's travel ban (all times local): 10:10 a.m. Government attorneys are urging a federal judge in Hawaii … Click to Continue »
Monastery Beach in Carmel has been nicknamed "Mortuary Beach" by locals because of the frequency of drownings that have occurred there over the years. [ more › ]
In the WSJ: Wealthy Gulf Arab states have a warning for Western suppliers of military equipment: If they want business, they have to transfer technical knowledge to local companies that are part of a rising, homegrown defense sector.More here
The Latest on the legal woes of an anti-abortion group that made secret video recordings (all times local): 11:35 a.m. A federal appeals court in San Francisco has blocked an … Click to Continue »
Meng Dekai, a former company executive, was accused of signing deals with local governments for Disney-related projects without authorization.
Students at the University of Montana and Montana State University held rallies seeking an increase in state funding for higher education. Organizers urged students to contact their local lawmakers about … Click to Continue »
Louisiana is next on a list of states considering eliminating their tax on tampons. State Senator JP Morrell filed Senate Bill 24, which proposes allowing local governments in the state to ban the application of sales taxes on a number of feminine hygiene products including menstrual pads, tampons, and menstrual cups. Diapers for young infants […]
The producers of “Serial” and “This American Life” have a new true crime podcast called “S-Town” that launched yesterday. Set in Woodstock, Alabama, “S-Town” (aka “Shittown”) investigates local resident John B. McLemore's claims that...Show More Summary
A few years ago, if you were to head out to the bar for an ice cold beer, good luck finding a locally brewed one on tap anywhere in the tri-county area. In 2010, there wasn't a single production brewery in Broward or Palm Beach County, with only a handful of brewpubs crafting their own suds. Show More Summary
The Sagra degli Agrumi in Sardinia is a celebration of the end of the citrus season, featuring folk songs and locals decked in traditional outfits. Oh, and terrifying monsters, too.
"The man, named locally as Mario Perivoitos, 41, was with the film crew at his home in Wood Green on 20 March when his Staffordshire bull terrier attacked, biting him in the neck."The police say the documentary was "entirely unrelated" and BBC won't say what the documentary was about.
Independence Day: Local utilities ditch power suppliers for renewables, stable prices; A muni and a co-op in New Mexico are the latest utilities to cut ties with their generation supplier in search of more clean energy Herman K. Trabish,...Show More Summary
It’s a day for standing up to fear. Police officers, local Muslim leaders and thousands of others gathered Wednesday to form a human chain on London’s Westminster Bridge, mourning the terror attack that left five people dead and dozens more wounded last week. The bridge in central London was closed to traffic as people bowed their heads in silence. Show More Summary
NEW DELHI (AP) — Mobs have repeatedly attacked Africans in a New Delhi suburb in recent days after rumors that a local boy had been kidnapped by Nigerians.