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  • Hurricane Odile is turning toward the southwest

    Hurricane Odile is turning toward the southwest

    Monday, September 15 2014 5:41 PM EDT2014-09-15 21:41:22 GMT
    Several inches of rain will likely fall in southern Arizona this week.
    Several inches of rain will likely fall in southern Arizona this week.
  • House GOP: No US ground troops in Mideast plan

    House GOP: No US ground troops in Mideast plan

    Monday, September 15 2014 3:10 PM EDT2014-09-15 19:10:24 GMT
    House Republicans are proposing to authorize a mission to train and equip moderate Syrian rebels with an explicit ban on deploying U.S. ground forces to fight the Islamic State group.
    House Republicans are proposing to authorize a mission to train and equip moderate Syrian rebels with an explicit ban on deploying U.S. ground forces to fight the Islamic State group.
  • GM expert says 19 deaths eligible for compensation

    GM expert says 19 deaths eligible for compensation

    Monday, September 15 2014 11:36 AM EDT2014-09-15 15:36:40 GMT
    General Motors' compensation expert in cases involving faulty ignition switches has determined that 19 wrongful death claims are eligible for payments from the company. Attorney Kenneth Feinberg has received 125 death claims due to the faulty switches in older-model small cars such as the Chevrolet Cobalt.
    General Motors' compensation expert in cases involving faulty ignition switches has determined that 19 wrongful death claims are eligible for payments from the company. Attorney Kenneth Feinberg has received 125 death claims due to the faulty switches in older-model small cars such as the Chevrolet Cobalt.
  • Miss New York crowned Miss America

    Miss New York crowned Miss America

    Sunday, September 14 2014 11:24 PM EDT2014-09-15 03:24:10 GMT
    Miss New York Kira Kazantsev  has been named the new Miss America, marking the third year in a row that a contestant from her state has walked away with the crown.
    Miss New York Kira Kazantsev  has been named the new Miss America, marking the third year in a row that a contestant from her state has walked away with the crown.
  • Keselowski wins opening round of NASCAR's Chase

    Keselowski wins opening round of NASCAR's Chase

    Sunday, September 14 2014 8:40 PM EDT2014-09-15 00:40:14 GMT
    Brad Keselowski saw one shot in front of him to steal the win in the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.
    Brad Keselowski saw one shot in front of him to steal the win in the opening race of the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.
  • Police: Trooper hurt in ambush conscious, talking

    Police: Trooper hurt in ambush conscious, talking

    Sunday, September 14 2014 8:36 PM EDT2014-09-15 00:36:32 GMT
    A Pennsylvania state trooper who was injured when a gunman ambushed him and killed a colleague outside a police barracks is conscious and talking for the first time.
    A Pennsylvania state trooper who was injured when a gunman ambushed him and killed a colleague outside a police barracks is conscious and talking for the first time.
  • Adrian Peterson Case Brings Scrutiny to Child Spanking

    Adrian Peterson Case Brings Scrutiny to Child Spanking

    Sunday, September 14 2014 7:24 PM EDT2014-09-14 23:24:41 GMT
    The pending child abuse case against Minnesota Viking Adrian Peterson has brought spanking, a common form of child discipline used by parents, back into public scrutiny. "By the the time they reach adolescence, 85 percent of the nation's children will have been, at one point or another, spanked," Dr. Alan Kazdin, a psychologist at Yale University told ABC News. The figure comes from a 2003 study in which Kazdin investigated the use of spanking in disciplining children. And between 70 perce...
    The pending child abuse case against Minnesota Viking Adrian Peterson has brought spanking, a common form of child discipline used by parents, back into public scrutiny. "By the the time they reach adolescence, 85 percent of the nation's children will have been, at one point or another, spanked," Dr. Alan Kazdin, a psychologist at Yale University told ABC News. The figure comes from a 2003 study in which Kazdin investigated the use of spanking in disciplining children. And between 70 perce...
  • Subway tunnel damaged by Sandy restored to service

    Subway tunnel damaged by Sandy restored to service

    Sunday, September 14 2014 7:18 PM EDT2014-09-14 23:18:23 GMT
     Trains will once again roll through a New York subway tunnel that was severely damaged by Superstorm Sandy, taking in 27 million gallons of water.
     Trains will once again roll through a New York subway tunnel that was severely damaged by Superstorm Sandy, taking in 27 million gallons of water.
  • Wildlife experts work to keep baby opossums alive

    Wildlife experts work to keep baby opossums alive

    Sunday, September 14 2014 7:10 PM EDT2014-09-14 23:10:38 GMT
    Wildlife rehabilitation experts are working to keep two baby opossums alive after the mother was apparently beaten to death with a sharp rock.
    Wildlife rehabilitation experts are working to keep two baby opossums alive after the mother was apparently beaten to death with a sharp rock.
  • Missing boa home after police snake hunt

    Missing boa home after police snake hunt

    Sunday, September 14 2014 7:02 PM EDT2014-09-14 23:02:30 GMT
    NAMPA, Idaho (AP) - Police in Nampa were on the lookout for a 9-foot Columbian boa constrictor named Trinity. The big snake last was seen around 4 p.m. Friday, before it escaped from its cage.
    NAMPA, Idaho (AP) - Police in Nampa were on the lookout for a 9-foot Columbian boa constrictor named Trinity. The big snake last was seen around 4 p.m. Friday, before it escaped from its cage.
  • San Diego cabbies cry foul over body odor test

    San Diego cabbies cry foul over body odor test

    Sunday, September 14 2014 5:48 PM EDT2014-09-14 21:48:35 GMT
     Body odor is among 52 criteria that officials at San Diego International Airport use to judge taxi drivers. Cabbies say that smacks of prejudice and discrimination.
     Body odor is among 52 criteria that officials at San Diego International Airport use to judge taxi drivers. Cabbies say that smacks of prejudice and discrimination.
  • S. Cal fire 20 percent contained

    S. Cal fire 20 percent contained

    Sunday, September 14 2014 3:04 PM EDT2014-09-14 19:04:15 GMT
    Authorities say a wildfire in Southern California has been 20 percent contained but more than 200 homes near the Cleveland National Forest remain evacuated.
    Authorities say a wildfire in Southern California has been 20 percent contained but more than 200 homes near the Cleveland National Forest remain evacuated.
  • Video shows British aid worker slain

    Video shows British aid worker slain

    Sunday, September 14 2014 3:00 PM EDT2014-09-14 19:00:36 GMT
    Prime Minister David Cameron is summoning military and security chiefs for an emergency meeting today in response to the beheading of a British hostage and a threat against another.
    Prime Minister David Cameron is summoning military and security chiefs for an emergency meeting today in response to the beheading of a British hostage and a threat against another.
  • Hillary back to Iowa

    Hillary back to Iowa

    Sunday, September 14 2014 2:57 PM EDT2014-09-14 18:57:19 GMT
    Hillary Rodham Clinton is returning to Iowa to pay tribute to the state's retiring Democratic senator as anticipation builds over the possibility of another presidential campaign.
    Hillary Rodham Clinton is returning to Iowa to pay tribute to the state's retiring Democratic senator as anticipation builds over the possibility of another presidential campaign.
  • War plans affect Senate races

    War plans affect Senate races

    Sunday, September 14 2014 2:44 PM EDT2014-09-14 18:44:07 GMT
    In a nation weary of war, yet alarmed by the prospect of an emerging threat, President Barack Obama's plan to strike Islamic State militants is ruffling the usual left-right politics in several races that will decide control of the Senate.
    In a nation weary of war, yet alarmed by the prospect of an emerging threat, President Barack Obama's plan to strike Islamic State militants is ruffling the usual left-right politics in several races that will decide control of the Senate.
  • Federal officials warn of counterfeit sports items

    Federal officials warn of counterfeit sports items

    Federal officials are cautioning sports fans to help protect themselves against counterfeit merchandise and tickets as professional football season gets underway.
    Federal officials are cautioning sports fans to help protect themselves against counterfeit merchandise and tickets as professional football season gets underway.
  • Isis beheads third victim on video

    Isis beheads third victim on video

    Saturday, September 13 2014 10:51 PM EDT2014-09-14 02:51:35 GMT
    A video has been posted online purporting to show the beheading by the Islamic State group of British aid worker David Haines, who went missing in Syria last year.
    slamic State extremists released a video showing the beheading of British aid worker David Haines, who was abducted in Syria last year, and British Prime Minister David Cameron late Saturday condemned his slaying as "an act of pure evil."
  • Museum to put 3 O'Keeffe paintings up for auction

    Museum to put 3 O'Keeffe paintings up for auction

    Saturday, September 13 2014 9:57 PM EDT2014-09-14 01:57:08 GMT
    The Georgia O'Keeffe Museum in New Mexico said Friday it will sell three works by the American modernist painter to benefit its acquisitions fund.
    The Georgia O'Keeffe Museum in New Mexico said Friday it will sell three works by the American modernist painter to benefit its acquisitions fund.
  • When Sinkholes Open, They Can Swallow Fortunes

    When Sinkholes Open, They Can Swallow Fortunes

    Saturday, September 13 2014 9:49 PM EDT2014-09-14 01:49:47 GMT
    Solid ground isn't always a certainty. Sinkholes can lurk anywhere, beneath suburban homes, city streets or even football stadiums and museums. It's basic geology: Sinkholes open when soil collapses into large holes, caused by flowing water in underground limestone. Their toll can be dramatic, swallowing homes, trees or anything else on the collapsing ground — even prized Corvettes. The Southeastern U.S. is prime territory for the geological phenomena — a potentially costly game of subterran...
    Solid ground isn't always a certainty. Sinkholes can lurk anywhere, beneath suburban homes, city streets or even football stadiums and museums. It's basic geology: Sinkholes open when soil collapses into large holes, caused by flowing water in underground limestone. Their toll can be dramatic, swallowing homes, trees or anything else on the collapsing ground — even prized Corvettes. The Southeastern U.S. is prime territory for the geological phenomena — a potentially costly game of subterran...
  • 1 dead in gas accident on offshore La. platform

    1 dead in gas accident on offshore La. platform

    Saturday, September 13 2014 7:57 PM EDT2014-09-13 23:57:58 GMT
    Chevron says a contractor has been killed during maintenance on a natural gas line off the Louisiana coast.
    Chevron says a contractor has been killed during maintenance on a natural gas line off the Louisiana coast.
  • Charges in dead babies case; neighbors soul-search

    Charges in dead babies case; neighbors soul-search

    Saturday, September 13 2014 7:51 PM EDT2014-09-13 23:51:18 GMT
    BLACKSTONE, Mass. (AP) — A woman who lived in a squalid, vermin-infested home where the bodies of three infants were found was charged Friday with covering up the deaths, while neighbors said they wish they had acted themselves to call attention to the house with the foul smell and the shades that were always drawn. Erika Murray, 31, was arraigned on charges including fetal death concealment, witness intimidation and permitting substantial injury to a child. But basic facts remain a mystery o...
    BLACKSTONE, Mass. (AP) — A woman who lived in a squalid, vermin-infested home where the bodies of three infants were found was charged Friday with covering up the deaths, while neighbors said they wish they had acted themselves to call attention to the house with the foul smell and the shades that were always drawn. Erika Murray, 31, was arraigned on charges including fetal death concealment, witness intimidation and permitting substantial injury to a child. But basic facts remain a mystery o...
  • NFL endures one of its worst weeks ever

    NFL endures one of its worst weeks ever

    Saturday, September 13 2014 4:54 PM EDT2014-09-13 20:54:06 GMT
    In the span of five days, America's favorite sport bombarded fans with a video of one player punching his wife, details about a former MVP hitting his son with a tree branch, reminders of two more lingering domestic violence cases - all being overseen by a commissioner, Roger Goodell, who has looked ill-suited to handle any of it.
    In the span of five days, America's favorite sport bombarded fans with a video of one player punching his wife, details about a former MVP hitting his son with a tree branch, reminders of two more lingering domestic violence cases - all being overseen by a commissioner, Roger Goodell, who has looked ill-suited to handle any of it.
  • Olive Garden investor: Back off on the breadsticks

    Olive Garden investor: Back off on the breadsticks

    Saturday, September 13 2014 3:03 PM EDT2014-09-13 19:03:59 GMT
    n a nearly 300-page treatise on what's wrong with Olive Garden and its management, investor Starboard Value suggests the Italian restaurant chain is being reckless with its unlimited breadsticks.
    n a nearly 300-page treatise on what's wrong with Olive Garden and its management, investor Starboard Value suggests the Italian restaurant chain is being reckless with its unlimited breadsticks.
  • Ambrose leaving NASCAR to return to Australia

    Ambrose leaving NASCAR to return to Australia

    Saturday, September 13 2014 3:00 PM EDT2014-09-13 19:00:45 GMT
    Marcos Ambrose will leave NASCAR at the end of the season and return to his native Australia.
    Marcos Ambrose will leave NASCAR at the end of the season and return to his native Australia.
  • Obama 'confident' Islamic State will be defeated

    Obama 'confident' Islamic State will be defeated

    Saturday, September 13 2014 2:51 PM EDT2014-09-13 18:51:02 GMT
    President Barack Obama says he's confident the U.S. is pursuing the right approach that will roll back and eventually defeat the Islamic State group.
    President Barack Obama says he's confident the U.S. is pursuing the right approach that will roll back and eventually defeat the Islamic State group.
  • Ukriane PM says country in "state of war"

    Ukriane PM says country in "state of war"

    Saturday, September 13 2014 2:47 PM EDT2014-09-13 18:47:28 GMT
    Ukraine's prime minister says Russian President Vladimir Putin's ultimate goal is to "take the entire Ukraine."
    Ukraine's prime minister says Russian President Vladimir Putin's ultimate goal is to "take the entire Ukraine."
  • US warns citizens of terror plot in Uganda

    US warns citizens of terror plot in Uganda

    Saturday, September 13 2014 2:45 PM EDT2014-09-13 18:45:04 GMT
    The U.S. embassy in Uganda has warned American citizens in the country to stay indoors overnight Saturday because Ugandan authorities have warned of a terrorist plot.
    The U.S. embassy in Uganda has warned American citizens in the country to stay indoors overnight Saturday because Ugandan authorities have warned of a terrorist plot.
  • Star Spangled Banner facts

    Star Spangled Banner facts

    Saturday, September 13 2014 2:39 PM EDT2014-09-13 18:39:55 GMT
    This week marks the 200th anniversary of "The Star-Spangled Banner," and Baltimore is pulling out all the stops: massive fireworks displays, historical reenactments and live performances all over the city's Inner Harbor. But what does the Star-Spangled Banner's birthday have to do with Baltimore?
    This week marks the 200th anniversary of "The Star-Spangled Banner," and Baltimore is pulling out all the stops: massive fireworks displays, historical reenactments and live performances all over the city's Inner Harbor. But what does the Star-Spangled Banner's birthday have to do with Baltimore?
  • Clinton wants more done to stop kidnappings

    Clinton wants more done to stop kidnappings

    Saturday, September 13 2014 2:35 PM EDT2014-09-13 18:35:59 GMT
    Hillary Rodham Clinton is calling on the United Nations to come up with a more robust strategy to combat the growing use of kidnappings of girls and women as a war tactic across the Middle East The former secretary of state and potential 2016 presidential contender was asked at a conference Friday in New York about the threat posed to women by terrorist groups.
    Hillary Rodham Clinton is calling on the United Nations to come up with a more robust strategy to combat the growing use of kidnappings of girls and women as a war tactic across the Middle East The former secretary of state and potential 2016 presidential contender was asked at a conference Friday in New York about the threat posed to women by terrorist groups.
  • Toledo Firefighters raise money for emergency relief on 9/11

    Toledo Firefighters raise money for emergency relief on 9/11

    Thursday, September 11 2014 10:34 AM EDT2014-09-11 14:34:52 GMT
    On this 13th anniversary of 9/11, firefighters in Toledo are raising money to help families of first responders.
    On this 13th anniversary of 9/11, firefighters in Toledo are raising money to help families of first responders.
  • Obama: US to expand Islamic State strikes to Syria

    Obama: US to expand Islamic State strikes to Syria

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 9:19 PM EDT2014-09-11 01:19:08 GMT
    President Barack Obama says the United States will expand its offensive against Islamic State militants, authorizing military airstrikes in Syria. The declaration intensifies the U.S. effort to confront the extremist group that has overrun parts of Iraq and Syria and recently beheaded two Americans. In a prime-time address to the nation, Obama said the U.S. will confront Islamic State militants "wherever they exist." Obama administration officials were silent on when such st...
    President Barack Obama says the United States will expand its offensive against Islamic State militants, authorizing military airstrikes in Syria. The declaration intensifies the U.S. effort to confront the extremist group that has overrun parts of Iraq and Syria and recently beheaded two Americans. In a prime-time address to the nation, Obama said the U.S. will confront Islamic State militants "wherever they exist." Obama administration officials were silent on when such st...
  • AP Source: Rice video sent to NFL in April

    AP Source: Rice video sent to NFL in April

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 6:05 PM EDT2014-09-10 22:05:13 GMT
    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A law enforcement official says he sent a video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee to an NFL executive three months ago, while league officers have insisted they didn't see the violent images until this week. The person played The Associated Press a 12-second voicemail from an NFL office number on April 9 confirming the video arrived.
    ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A law enforcement official says he sent a video of Ray Rice punching his then-fiancee to an NFL executive three months ago, while league officers have insisted they didn't see the violent images until this week. The person played The Associated Press a 12-second voicemail from an NFL office number on April 9 confirming the video arrived.
  • Defense attorneys rest their case in salmonella outbreak trial

    Defense attorneys rest their case in salmonella outbreak trial

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 5:47 PM EDT2014-09-10 21:47:17 GMT
    ALBANY, Ga. (AP) - Defense attorneys took barely an hour Wednesday to rest their cases after more than a month of prosecution testimony in the federal trial of three people charged in a deadly national salmonella outbreak five years ago that authorities traced to a rural Georgia peanut plant.Former Peanut Corporation of America owner Stewart Parnell has been on trial since Aug. 1 alongside his brother, food broker Michael Parnell, and Mary Wilkerson, who had been the quality assurance manager...
    ALBANY, Ga. (AP) - Defense attorneys took barely an hour Wednesday to rest their cases after more than a month of prosecution testimony in the federal trial of three people charged in a deadly national salmonella outbreak five years ago that authorities traced to a rural Georgia peanut plant.Former Peanut Corporation of America owner Stewart Parnell has been on trial since Aug. 1 alongside his brother, food broker Michael Parnell, and Mary Wilkerson, who had been the quality assurance manager...
  • Flight 93 visitor's center tour on anniversary eve

    Flight 93 visitor's center tour on anniversary eve

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 4:24 PM EDT2014-09-10 20:24:55 GMT
    The National Park Service will provide a tour of the visitor center being built at the Flight 93 National Memorial on the eve of the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
    The National Park Service will provide a tour of the visitor center being built at the Flight 93 National Memorial on the eve of the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks.
  • Obama's counterterror plans

    Obama's counterterror plans

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 1:42 PM EDT2014-09-10 17:42:31 GMT
    A long-term U.S. intervention in the Middle East isn't what President Barack Obama had in mind when he ran for president on a pledge to end the war in Iraq.
    A long-term U.S. intervention in the Middle East isn't what President Barack Obama had in mind when he ran for president on a pledge to end the war in Iraq.
  • Peters pressing for debate

    Peters pressing for debate

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 1:28 PM EDT2014-09-10 17:28:03 GMT
    Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Gary Peters plans to keep pressing his opponent to debate, scheduling a forum where an empty chair will symbolize Republican Terri Lynn Land.
    Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Gary Peters plans to keep pressing his opponent to debate, scheduling a forum where an empty chair will symbolize Republican Terri Lynn Land.
  • Romney inner circle meet in DC

    Romney inner circle meet in DC

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 1:26 PM EDT2014-09-10 17:26:53 GMT
    Members of Mitt Romney's inner circle are shooting down speculation about the former Republican presidential nominee's 2016 ambitions on the eve of a senior staff reunion in Washington.
    Members of Mitt Romney's inner circle are shooting down speculation about the former Republican presidential nominee's 2016 ambitions on the eve of a senior staff reunion in Washington.
  • Lufthansa pilot strike cancels dozens of flights in Europe

    Lufthansa pilot strike cancels dozens of flights in Europe

    Wednesday, September 10 2014 8:09 AM EDT2014-09-10 12:09:04 GMT
    BERLIN (AP) - Lufthansa has canceled 140 flights after pilots walked off the job at Munich airport - their fourth strike in five months in a dispute that has cost Germany's largest airline tens of millions of euros (dollars). The dpa news agency reports that Lufthansa says Wednesday's eight-hour strike by the Vereinigung Cockpit union at Germany's second-busiest airport affected some 15,300 passengers. A three-day strike in April already cost the airline 60 million euros and Lufthansa says th...
    BERLIN (AP) - Lufthansa has canceled 140 flights after pilots walked off the job at Munich airport - their fourth strike in five months in a dispute that has cost Germany's largest airline tens of millions of euros (dollars). The dpa news agency reports that Lufthansa says Wednesday's eight-hour strike by the Vereinigung Cockpit union at Germany's second-busiest airport affected some 15,300 passengers. A three-day strike in April already cost the airline 60 million euros and Lufthansa says th...
  • Fourth U.S. aid worker infected with Ebola arrives in Atlanta

    Fourth U.S. aid worker infected with Ebola arrives in Atlanta

    Tuesday, September 9 2014 4:42 PM EDT2014-09-09 20:42:05 GMT
    ATLANTA (AP) - The fourth U.S. aid worker sickened with Ebola arrived in Atlanta on Tuesday, mirroring the carefully choreographed routine of the two Americans already successfully treated and released from Emory University Hospital's special isolation unit.The latest patient - unidentified by hospital officials, who cited privacy restrictions - arrived more than a month after missionaries Dr. Kent Brantly, 33, and Nancy Writebol, 59. All were flown in the same specially equipped medical plan...
    ATLANTA (AP) - The fourth U.S. aid worker sickened with Ebola arrived in Atlanta on Tuesday, mirroring the carefully choreographed routine of the two Americans already successfully treated and released from Emory University Hospital's special isolation unit.The latest patient - unidentified by hospital officials, who cited privacy restrictions - arrived more than a month after missionaries Dr. Kent Brantly, 33, and Nancy Writebol, 59. All were flown in the same specially equipped medical plan...
  • Meteorite leaves crater near Nicaraguan capital

    Meteorite leaves crater near Nicaraguan capital

    Sunday, September 7 2014 11:12 PM EDT2014-09-08 03:12:37 GMT
    Nicaragua's government said Sunday that a mysterious boom heard overnight in the capital was made by a small meteorite that left a crater in a wooded area near Managua's airport.
    Nicaragua's government said Sunday that a mysterious boom heard overnight in the capital was made by a small meteorite that left a crater in a wooded area near Managua's airport.
  • Police say drunk Vermont woman had child drive car

    Police say drunk Vermont woman had child drive car

    Sunday, September 7 2014 9:42 PM EDT2014-09-08 01:42:28 GMT
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     A Vermont woman has been arrested after police say she had a child drive her car while she was drunk.
     A Vermont woman has been arrested after police say she had a child drive her car while she was drunk.
  • Chicago actress dies after being struck by tree

    Chicago actress dies after being struck by tree

    Sunday, September 7 2014 9:23 PM EDT2014-09-08 01:23:55 GMT
    Molly Glynn, an accomplished Chicago theater actress who also played a recurring role as a doctor on the TV series "Chicago Fire," has died after a tree toppled by a powerful storm struck her as she rode her bike in a forest park. She was 46.
    Molly Glynn, an accomplished Chicago theater actress who also played a recurring role as a doctor on the TV series "Chicago Fire," has died after a tree toppled by a powerful storm struck her as she rode her bike in a forest park. She was 46.
  • Success of Salvador gang truce: Stronger gangs

    Success of Salvador gang truce: Stronger gangs

    Sunday, September 7 2014 6:58 PM EDT2014-09-07 22:58:52 GMT
    A truce declared two years ago in bloody El Salvador gang war had an unintended consequence: It gave the gangs breathing room to grow even stronger. Now, violence is on the rise again.
    A truce declared two years ago in bloody El Salvador gang war had an unintended consequence: It gave the gangs breathing room to grow even stronger. Now, violence is on the rise again.
  • 9/11 museum shows SEAL's shirt from bin Laden raid

    9/11 museum shows SEAL's shirt from bin Laden raid

    Sunday, September 7 2014 6:39 PM EDT2014-09-07 22:39:03 GMT
    The shirt a Navy SEAL wore in the raid that killed Osama bin Laden and a special coin given to a CIA officer who played a key role in finding him are being displayed at the Sept. 11 museum.
    The shirt a Navy SEAL wore in the raid that killed Osama bin Laden and a special coin given to a CIA officer who played a key role in finding him are being displayed at the Sept. 11 museum.
  • Islamic extremists grab towns in northeast Nigeria

    Islamic extremists grab towns in northeast Nigeria

    Sunday, September 7 2014 4:16 PM EDT2014-09-07 20:16:32 GMT
    Nigeria's Islamic extremist group, Boko Haram, has seized more towns along Nigeria's northeastern border with Cameroon and is adopting a strategy of encouraging civilians to stay, witnesses said Sunday, as the militants pursue their new aim to carve out an "Islamic caliphate" under their black and white flag.
    Nigeria's Islamic extremist group, Boko Haram, has seized more towns along Nigeria's northeastern border with Cameroon and is adopting a strategy of encouraging civilians to stay, witnesses said Sunday, as the militants pursue their new aim to carve out an "Islamic caliphate" under their black and white flag.
  • Jeans face an uncertain future amid yoga wear rage

    Jeans face an uncertain future amid yoga wear rage

    Sunday, September 7 2014 3:53 PM EDT2014-09-07 19:53:57 GMT
    Jeans long have been a go-to staple in closets across the country. After all, not many pieces of clothing are so comfortable they can be worn daily, yet versatile enough to be dressed up or down.
    Jeans long have been a go-to staple in closets across the country. After all, not many pieces of clothing are so comfortable they can be worn daily, yet versatile enough to be dressed up or down.
  • Joan Rivers remembered at star-studded funeral

    Joan Rivers remembered at star-studded funeral

    Sunday, September 7 2014 3:46 PM EDT2014-09-07 19:46:37 GMT
    Howard Stern delivered the eulogy, Broadway singer-actress Audra McDonald sang "Smile" and bagpipers played "New York, New York" at Joan Rivers' funeral Sunday, a star-studded send-off that - like late comedian herself - brought together the worlds of Hollywood, theater, fashion and media.
    Howard Stern delivered the eulogy, Broadway singer-actress Audra McDonald sang "Smile" and bagpipers played "New York, New York" at Joan Rivers' funeral Sunday, a star-studded send-off that - like late comedian herself - brought together the worlds of Hollywood, theater, fashion and media.
  • Keselowski routs Richmond field to grab top seed

    Keselowski routs Richmond field to grab top seed

    Saturday, September 6 2014 11:04 PM EDT2014-09-07 03:04:55 GMT
    Brad Keselowski routed the field Saturday night for his fourth win of the season, a victory that gives him the top seed in NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup championsh
    Brad Keselowski routed the field Saturday night for his fourth win of the season, a victory that gives him the top seed in NASCAR's Chase for the Sprint Cup championsh
  • Churches urge high court to act on gay marriage

    Churches urge high court to act on gay marriage

    Saturday, September 6 2014 7:03 PM EDT2014-09-06 23:03:35 GMT
    The Mormon church and other faiths are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to intervene and settle the question of whether states can outlaw gay marriage once and for all.
    The Mormon church and other faiths are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to intervene and settle the question of whether states can outlaw gay marriage once and for all.
  • Navratilova proposes on big screen at US Open

    Navratilova proposes on big screen at US Open

    Saturday, September 6 2014 6:18 PM EDT2014-09-06 22:18:10 GMT
    Tennis great Martina Navratilova has proposed to her girlfriend on the big screen of Arthur Ashe Stadium between the U.S. Open men's semifinals.
    Tennis great Martina Navratilova has proposed to her girlfriend on the big screen of Arthur Ashe Stadium between the U.S. Open men's semifinals.
  • Egypt prosecutor orders 7 held for homosexuality

    Egypt prosecutor orders 7 held for homosexuality

    Saturday, September 6 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-09-06 21:59:27 GMT
    Egypt's top prosecutor ordered Saturday seven men detained and physically examined over accusations of "debauchery," a charge often leveled at gays, after a video emerged of a same-sex wedding party, the state news agency reported.
    Egypt's top prosecutor ordered Saturday seven men detained and physically examined over accusations of "debauchery," a charge often leveled at gays, after a video emerged of a same-sex wedding party, the state news agency reported.
  • Obama to delay immigration action until after elections

    Obama to delay immigration action until after elections

    Saturday, September 6 2014 5:50 PM EDT2014-09-06 21:50:32 GMT
     Facing competing pressures from immigration advocacy groups and from Democrats nervous about November's midterm election, President Obama is expected to delay action on immigration until after the elections.
     Facing competing pressures from immigration advocacy groups and from Democrats nervous about November's midterm election, President Obama is expected to delay action on immigration until after the elections.
  • French president in trouble, in public and private

    French president in trouble, in public and private

    Saturday, September 6 2014 5:47 PM EDT2014-09-06 21:47:17 GMT
    Things can't get much worse for French President Francois Hollande: The economy is lagging; his new government is already under fire; and his private life has just been exposed in a ravaging book by the former first lady.
    Things can't get much worse for French President Francois Hollande: The economy is lagging; his new government is already under fire; and his private life has just been exposed in a ravaging book by the former first lady.
  • Danica Patrick looks for strong run at Richmond

    Danica Patrick looks for strong run at Richmond

    Saturday, September 6 2014 5:29 PM EDT2014-09-06 21:29:47 GMT
    Danica Patrick found reason to celebrate following two unusually fast practices at Richmond International Raceway.
    Danica Patrick found reason to celebrate following two unusually fast practices at Richmond International Raceway.
  • Ocean sunfish washes up on Washington coast

    Ocean sunfish washes up on Washington coast

    Saturday, September 6 2014 5:03 PM EDT2014-09-06 21:03:11 GMT
    A 7-foot ocean sunfish rarely seen in Washington waters recently washed ashore on a beach at Cape Disappointment State Park near the mouth of the Columbia River.
    A 7-foot ocean sunfish rarely seen in Washington waters recently washed ashore on a beach at Cape Disappointment State Park near the mouth of the Columbia River.
  • US job growth drops to 142K, slowest in 8 months

    US job growth drops to 142K, slowest in 8 months

    Saturday, September 6 2014 5:00 PM EDT2014-09-06 21:00:24 GMT
    A surprising drop in hiring and in the number of people seeking work in August sent a reminder that the U.S. economic recovery is still prone to temporary slowdowns.
    A surprising drop in hiring and in the number of people seeking work in August sent a reminder that the U.S. economic recovery is still prone to temporary slowdowns.
  • Congress' task: Act fast on spending, return home

    Congress' task: Act fast on spending, return home

    Saturday, September 6 2014 4:57 PM EDT2014-09-06 20:57:58 GMT
    Congress returns to work Monday with a basic task - act fast to keep the government open and then race home to campaign.
    Congress returns to work Monday with a basic task - act fast to keep the government open and then race home to campaign.
  • Maine lobstermen catch 2 albino lobsters in week

    Maine lobstermen catch 2 albino lobsters in week

    Saturday, September 6 2014 4:20 PM EDT2014-09-06 20:20:32 GMT
    It's no white lie: Two lobstermen in Maine caught a pair of rare albino lobsters within a week.
    It's no white lie: Two lobstermen in Maine caught a pair of rare albino lobsters within a week.
  • Woman accused of shoplifting $144 in eye shadow

    Woman accused of shoplifting $144 in eye shadow

    Saturday, September 6 2014 3:48 PM EDT2014-09-06 19:48:48 GMT
    An Arkansas woman whose mug shot shows her in heavy aqua and maroon eye shadow is accused of shoplifting $144 in makeup.
    An Arkansas woman whose mug shot shows her in heavy aqua and maroon eye shadow is accused of shoplifting $144 in makeup.
  • Mystery shrouds US couple's crash off Jamaica

    Mystery shrouds US couple's crash off Jamaica

    Saturday, September 6 2014 3:32 PM EDT2014-09-06 19:32:03 GMT
    Search-and-rescue crews searching off Jamaica's northeast coast on Saturday were stymied in efforts to solve the mystery of a small private plane carrying a prominent upstate New York couple taken on a ghostly 1,700-mile journey after the pilot was apparently incapacitated.
    Search-and-rescue crews searching off Jamaica's northeast coast on Saturday were stymied in efforts to solve the mystery of a small private plane carrying a prominent upstate New York couple taken on a ghostly 1,700-mile journey after the pilot was apparently incapacitated.
  • Islamic State beheads 2nd captive Lebanese soldier

    Islamic State beheads 2nd captive Lebanese soldier

    Saturday, September 6 2014 3:27 PM EDT2014-09-06 19:27:28 GMT
    The mother of a Lebanese soldier held captive by the militant Islamic State group said photographs posted online Saturday purporting to show his beheading appeared to be real.
    The mother of a Lebanese soldier held captive by the militant Islamic State group said photographs posted online Saturday purporting to show his beheading appeared to be real.
  • Weather Warnings set to get a boost

    Weather Warnings set to get a boost

    Friday, September 5 2014 3:35 PM EDT2014-09-05 19:35:57 GMT
    "Having a Tornado Warning out with twenty minutes of lead time doesn't do any good if nobody understands it or nobody knows how to act."
    "Having a Tornado Warning out with twenty minutes of lead time doesn't do any good if nobody understands it or nobody knows how to act."
  • Small plane crashes north of Jamaica

    Small plane crashes north of Jamaica

    Friday, September 5 2014 3:02 PM EDT2014-09-05 19:02:55 GMT
    A single-turboprop plane has crashed in waters just a few miles north of the Jamaican coast. The plane left Rochester, New York this morning before 8:30 a.m. The flight was unresponsive, the Associated Press reports. A copy of the flight path and plan attached comes courtesy of FlightAware.com.More details to come.
    A single-turboprop plane has crashed in waters just a few miles north of the Jamaican coast. The plane left Rochester, New York this morning before 8:30 a.m. The flight was unresponsive, the Associated Press reports. A copy of the flight path and plan attached comes courtesy of FlightAware.com.More details to come.
  • Fiat-Chrysler merger on, insufficient opposition

    Fiat-Chrysler merger on, insufficient opposition

    Thursday, September 4 2014 10:24 AM EDT2014-09-04 14:24:19 GMT
    Fiat SpA says its merger with Chrysler is going ahead since there isn't enough opposition to derail it. Fiat said in a statement Thursday that shareholders had cashed out 463 million euros ($609 million), under the 500 million-euro ($657 million) threshold that would have scuttled the deal.
    Fiat SpA says its merger with Chrysler is going ahead since there isn't enough opposition to derail it. Fiat said in a statement Thursday that shareholders had cashed out 463 million euros ($609 million), under the 500 million-euro ($657 million) threshold that would have scuttled the deal.
  • Watch out for sports memorabilia scams

    Watch out for sports memorabilia scams

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 5:40 PM EDT2014-09-02 21:40:50 GMT
    Counterfeit sports memorabilia is a $180 million dollar a year business. But experts say there are ways to avoid being scammed.
    Counterfeit sports memorabilia is a $180 million dollar a year business. But experts say there are ways to avoid being scammed.
  • Video purports to show beheading of US journalist

    Video purports to show beheading of US journalist

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 1:46 PM EDT2014-09-02 17:46:44 GMT
    An Internet video purports to show the beheading of U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff by the Islamic State group. Sotloff, who freelanced for Time and Foreign Policy magazines, had last been seen in Syrian in August 2013 until he appeared in a video released online last month by the Islamic State group that showed the beheading of fellow American journalist James Foley.
    An Internet video purports to show the beheading of U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff by the Islamic State group. Sotloff, who freelanced for Time and Foreign Policy magazines, had last been seen in Syrian in August 2013 until he appeared in a video released online last month by the Islamic State group that showed the beheading of fellow American journalist James Foley.
  • Dollar General upping its bid for Family Dollar

    Dollar General upping its bid for Family Dollar

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:53 AM EDT2014-09-02 10:53:52 GMT
    GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Dollar General is boosting its bid for rival Family Dollar to approximately $9.1 billion and says it's now willing to more than double the number of stores it would shed to avoid trouble with regulators.The newest bid from Dollar General is worth $80 per share, up from $78.50. Dollar General's previous bid, worth nearly $9 billion, was rejected by Family Dollar in favor of an offer of about $8.5 billion one Dollar Tree Inc.Dollar General Corp. said Tuesday it will...
    GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Dollar General is boosting its bid for rival Family Dollar to approximately $9.1 billion and says it's now willing to more than double the number of stores it would shed to avoid trouble with regulators.The newest bid from Dollar General is worth $80 per share, up from $78.50. Dollar General's previous bid, worth nearly $9 billion, was rejected by Family Dollar in favor of an offer of about $8.5 billion one Dollar Tree Inc.Dollar General Corp. said Tuesday it will...
  • Artist finishing up statue of "Smokin' Joe" Frazier

    Artist finishing up statue of "Smokin' Joe" Frazier

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:40 AM EDT2014-09-02 10:40:03 GMT
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Busloads of tourists line up every day in Philadelphia to take photos with a statue of Rocky Balboa, the fictional heavyweight fighter made famous by Sylvester Stallone.Will they line up for pictures with a sculpture of real hometown champion Joe Frazier?"Properly promoted, I think it would be much, much bigger than Rocky," said Robin Hazel, who was visiting the city recently from Ottawa, Canada. "Rocky is great, it's a movie. But Joe Frazier's real. And he's Philadelphia....
    PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Busloads of tourists line up every day in Philadelphia to take photos with a statue of Rocky Balboa, the fictional heavyweight fighter made famous by Sylvester Stallone.Will they line up for pictures with a sculpture of real hometown champion Joe Frazier?"Properly promoted, I think it would be much, much bigger than Rocky," said Robin Hazel, who was visiting the city recently from Ottawa, Canada. "Rocky is great, it's a movie. But Joe Frazier's real. And he's Philadelphia....
  • FBI investigates stolen nude photos

    FBI investigates stolen nude photos

    Monday, September 1 2014 10:12 PM EDT2014-09-02 02:12:31 GMT
    LOS ANGELES (AP) - The FBI says it is addressing allegations that nude photos of several female celebrities have been stolen and posted online. A statement released by the agency Monday afternoon doesn't elaborate on what steps are being taken to determine how intimate images of Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence and other stars were leaked. The photos of Lawrence and others began appearing online Sunday. The 24-year-old's publicist called the release of the images a violation of the act...
    LOS ANGELES (AP) - The FBI says it is addressing allegations that nude photos of several female celebrities have been stolen and posted online. A statement released by the agency Monday afternoon doesn't elaborate on what steps are being taken to determine how intimate images of Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence and other stars were leaked. The photos of Lawrence and others began appearing online Sunday. The 24-year-old's publicist called the release of the images a violation of the act...
  • Kraft recalls some American Singles cheese

    Kraft recalls some American Singles cheese

    Monday, September 1 2014 4:50 PM EDT2014-09-01 20:50:34 GMT
     Kraft voluntarily recalled 7,691 cases of its American Singles cheese product Friday because an ingredient was stored improperly by a supplier.
     Kraft voluntarily recalled 7,691 cases of its American Singles cheese product Friday because an ingredient was stored improperly by a supplier.
  • Muscular dystrophy fundraiser raises $52 million

    Muscular dystrophy fundraiser raises $52 million

    Monday, September 1 2014 11:45 AM EDT2014-09-01 15:45:23 GMT
    The Muscular Dystrophy Association's nationally broadcast annual telethon has raised about $52.3 million in contributions over the Labor Day weekend. The two-hour "MDA Show of Strength" aired Sunday on ABC, and the organization says it will continue accepting donations through Monday.
    The Muscular Dystrophy Association's nationally broadcast annual telethon has raised about $52.3 million in contributions over the Labor Day weekend. The two-hour "MDA Show of Strength" aired Sunday on ABC, and the organization says it will continue accepting donations through Monday.
  • Police: Utah suspect swallows stolen ring

    Police: Utah suspect swallows stolen ring

    Sunday, August 31 2014 9:19 PM EDT2014-09-01 01:19:29 GMT
     Two people were arrested on suspicion of felony theft after police said one of them swallowed a stolen ring in an attempt to hide it. Police say an X-ray clearly showed the ring inside the stomach of 25-year-old Christina Schlegel.
     Two people were arrested on suspicion of felony theft after police said one of them swallowed a stolen ring in an attempt to hide it. Police say an X-ray clearly showed the ring inside the stomach of 25-year-old Christina Schlegel.
  • Dog turns on stove, which then sets laptop ablaze

    Dog turns on stove, which then sets laptop ablaze

    Sunday, August 31 2014 9:08 PM EDT2014-09-01 01:08:07 GMT
    Police say a New Jersey family's dog turned on the stove, which caught the laptop resting on the burner on fire and sent smoke through the roof.
    Police say a New Jersey family's dog turned on the stove, which caught the laptop resting on the burner on fire and sent smoke through the roof.
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  • Northern California wildfire burns 100 homes

    Northern California wildfire burns 100 homes

    Monday, September 15 2014 10:41 PM EDT2014-09-16 02:41:20 GMT
    Two raging wildfires in California forced hundreds of people to evacuate their homes, including one near a lakeside resort town that burned nearly two dozen structures.
    A fire driven by fierce winds raced through a small town near the Oregon border on Monday, burning a church to the ground, damaging or destroying 100 homes and prompting evacuation orders for at least 1,500 people,...
  • 6 killed, 15 wounded in east Ukraine city

    6 killed, 15 wounded in east Ukraine city

    Monday, September 15 2014 10:31 PM EDT2014-09-16 02:31:26 GMT
    Observers from the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe say they were just 200 meters (650 feet) away from four shell-bursts in eastern Ukraine, where fighting has continued despite a cease-fire...
    Shelling killed six people and wounded 15 others in the rebel stronghold of Donetsk, the city council said Monday - the worst reported violence since a cease-fire between Russian-backed rebels and Ukrainian troops took...
  • Colts lead Eagles 17-6 at halftime

    Colts lead Eagles 17-6 at halftime

    Monday, September 15 2014 10:11 PM EDT2014-09-16 02:11:27 GMT
    Andrew Luck threw a 1-yard touchdown pass to Ahmad Bradshaw to give the Indianapolis Colts a 7-3 lead over the Philadelphia Eagles after one quarter on Monday night.
    Andrew Luck threw for two touchdowns in the first half to help the Indianapolis Colts to a 17-6 halftime lead against the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday night.
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  • Camelot Contest

    Camelot Contest

    Friday, September 12 2014 3:47 PM EDT2014-09-12 19:47:59 GMT
    Theater League and 13abc News, in conjunction with Phoenix Entertainment, are searching for a young male actor to portray the role of “Tom of Warwick” in the National Tour of Camelot.
    Theater League and 13abc News, in conjunction with Phoenix Entertainment, are searching for a young male actor to portray the role of “Tom of Warwick” in the National Tour of Camelot.
  • Congratulations NW Ohio Credit Union Switch & Save Winners!

    Congratulations Switch & Save Winners!

    Congrats to Michelle, Kim and Barbara...our $500, $1,000 and $1,500 winners!!
    Congrats to Michelle, Kim and Barbara...our $500, $1,000 and $1,500 winners!!
  • Jake Owen Tickets Giveaway

    Jake Owen Tickets Giveaway

    We're giving away a pair of tickets to see Jake Owen at the Huntington Center, Saturday October 11. Just fill out the form below to enter.
    We're giving away a pair of tickets to see Jake Owen at the Huntington Center, Saturday October 11. Just fill out the form below to enter.