More Around The Web Articles

  • Driver pleads not guilty in pedestrian deaths

    Updated: Fri, Dec 19, 2014

    TORRANCE, Calif. (AP) — A woman accused of killing four people, including a 6-year-old boy, while running her car into pedestrians outside a California church appeared in court Friday cuffed to a gurney and pleaded not guilty to vehicular manslaughter charges. An attorney for Margo...

  • Governor Hickenlooper reveals he has a girlfriend

    By Joanne Davidson, The Denver Post
    Updated: 3 hr ago

    In addition to hearing the traditional “Merry Christmas” or “happy holidays,” guests at Gov. John Hickenlooper’s annual yuletide gathering got a bit of a surprise: he’s got a girlfriend. While Hickenlooper made no formal announcement at the Wednesday cocktail party held in the...

  • Jerry Sandusky is denied $4,900-a-month pension

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky has lost a legal battle to restore his $4,900-a-month pension, a benefit that was canceled two years ago after he was sentenced for child molestation. The State Employees' Retirement Board's 122-page...

  • Bergdahl investigation wraps up; top leaders get briefings

    Associated Press
    Updated: 4 hr ago

    WASHINGTON — The Army has finished its investigation into how and why Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl disappeared from his base in Afghanistan and leaders were briefing Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel this afternoon, officials said Friday. Details about the probe's conclusion have been...

  • The 'Sexiest Woman Alive,' according to People

    News services
    Updated: 4 hr ago

    People Magazine took a shot a diversification Thursday night when it named model Kate Upton as the "Sexiest Woman Alive." People is already known for it's "Sexiest Man Alive" award. Upton was given the woman's honor at the inaugural People Magazine Awards at the Beverly Hilton hotel....

  • Weird weather lingers in Alaska's largest city

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A week before Christmas, Alaska's largest city should look like a postcard wonderland, and the last place you'd expect to see equipment making snow. "We want Santa to bring snow, soon," Terry Goodwin said as she hit a ski trail in Anchorage on Thursday near...

  • Listeria outbreak from caramel apples has killed four

    By Liz Szabo, USA TODAY
    Updated: 8 hr ago

    Four people have died from a Listeria outbreak linked to prepackaged caramel apples, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. At least 28 people in 10 states have become sick due to the bacterial infection. Twenty-six have been hospitalized. Five of the patients...

  • Gold medalist Michael Phelps pleads guilty to DUI

    Associated Press
    Updated: 8 hr ago

    BALTIMORE — Olympic gold medal swimmer Michael Phelps pleaded guilty to drunken driving on Friday, almost three months after he was arrested after leaving a Baltimore casino. Phelps, 29, was arrested on Sept. 30. Documents show he was stopped for speeding and crossing the double...

  • Woman wants to trademark ‘I can’t breathe,’ Eric Garner’s last words

    By Abby Ohlheiser, The Washington Post
    Updated: 9 hr ago

    Catherine Crump wants to trademark the phrase “I can’t breathe,” the last words of Staten Island man Eric Garner, which became a rallying cry – a symbol of anger and frustration — over the past two-plus weeks. Crump, who lives in Illinois, has no relation to Garner,...

  • US not fully prepared for nuclear terrorist attack

    Associated Press
    Updated: 10 hr ago

    WASHINGTON — The U.S. government isn't fully prepared to handle a nuclearterrorist attack or a large-scale natural catastrophe, lacks effective coordination, and in some cases is years away from ensuring adequate emergency shelter and medical treatment, congressional investigators...

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement