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Late winter storm drops snow from Texas to Nantucket

March 5, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Winter could have at least one more blast for much of the U.S. after the late-season snow stops falling: Record low temperatures are in the forecast for dozens or cities. more »»

Survivor of Boston attack recalls locking eyes with bomber

March 5, 2015

BOSTON (AP) — A man who became one of the lasting images of the Boston Marathon bombing when he was wheeled away, ashen-faced, his legs severely injured, testified Thursday that he locked eyes... more »»

Ringling Bros. phasing out iconic elephant acts by 2018

March 5, 2015

POLK CITY, Fla. (AP) — The Ringling Bros. more »»

Md shootings: Suspect's divorce petition dismissed this week

March 5, 2015

MILLERSVILLE, Md. (AP) — The man accused of firing at five public places in Maryland learned his petition for divorce was dismissed at the height of the shooting streak. more »»

Judge nixes motion to limit bomb survivors' grisly testimony

March 5, 2015

BOSTON (AP) — Lawyers for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) say survivors of the attacks shouldn't have been allowed to give such gruesome testimony, but the... more »»

Mayor to NYC business leaders: Start pay at $13 an hour

March 5, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Mayor Bill de Blasio, promoting his message of income equality, pressed influential New York City business leaders on Thursday to raise their workers' starting pay to $13 an hour. more »»

Winter's last hurrah? Temperatures plummet again; more snow

March 5, 2015

Much of the South was forecast to see temperatures drop 30 to 45 degrees in a 24-hour period thanks to yet another arctic cold front. more »»

AP Exclusive: Ringling Bros. eliminating elephant acts

March 5, 2015

POLK CITY, Fla. (AP) — The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus is ending its iconic elephant acts. more »»

Cleveland to host 1st GOP presidential primary debate

March 5, 2015

CLEVELAND (AP) — The head of the Republican National Committee says its first primary debate for the next presidential election will be in Cleveland. more »»

Temps drop at over 30 degrees ahead of next winter storm

March 5, 2015

Much of the South was forecast to see temperatures drop 30 to 45 degrees in a 24-hour period thanks to yet another arctic cold front, according to the latest forecasts. more »»

Jurors hear graphic accounts of Boston Marathon bombing

March 5, 2015

BOSTON (AP) — It didn't take long for prosecutors in the Boston Marathon bombing trial to convey the sense of fear, pain and grief caused by the 2013 attack. They let victims do it for them. more »»

Passengers use emergency slides after landing in Denver

March 5, 2015

DENVER (AP) — Passengers on an American Airlines flight from Charlotte, North Carolina, were forced to slide off the plane on emergency chutes soon after landing in Denver on Wednesday. more »»

NYC public schools to close on 2 Muslim holidays

March 5, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — The nation's largest public school system will observe the two most important Muslim holidays starting next fall, a policy change hailed Wednesday by Islamic leaders in New York... more »»

Teacher jailed for showing high school class violent movie

March 5, 2015

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A former substitute teacher convicted of showing a movie including graphic sex and violence to a high school class was sentenced on Wednesday to 90 days in jai. more »»

Storm could be winter's last big one but some want more

March 5, 2015

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A storm stretching from northern Texas to southern New England threatened to bring icy rains, sleet, and snow overnight Wednesday but also the prospects of being the last... more »»

Ohio mom, boyfriend guilty; child emailed teacher for help

March 5, 2015

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (AP) — A woman and her boyfriend pleaded guilty to raping her young children and were sentenced to prison on Wednesday, a year after one of her daughters emailed a teacher for... more »»

Couple plead not guilty to locking up kids 22 hours a day

March 5, 2015

JEFFERSON, Ohio (AP) — A husband and wife accused of making three of their adopted children virtual prisoners inside their home pleaded not guilty Wednesday in a case that began after prosecutors... more »»

 
 
 

 

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