Pope recalls Medellin’s bloody past, prays for drug victims

Pope recalls Medellin’s bloody past, prays for drug victims

MEDELLIN, Colombia (AP) — Pope Francis recalled the murderous past of this Colombian city once synonymous with drug cartel violence during a rai...

September 9th, 2017 |  


Hurricane Irma lashes Cuba; Jose poses threat elsewhere

Hurricane Irma lashes Cuba; Jose poses threat elsewhere

CAIBARIEN, Cuba (AP) — Irma battered Cuba with deafening winds and relentless rain Saturday, while a second hurricane, Jose, threatened to lash ...

September 9th, 2017 |  


Clinton book relives Democrats’ agonizing defeat

Clinton book relives Democrats’ agonizing defeat

NEW YORK (AP) — In a candid and pointed new book, Hillary Clinton relives her stunning defeat to Donald Trump, admitting to personal mistakes an...

September 9th, 2017 |  


Get This: Oregon town seeks solutions to wild turkeys, their droppings

Get This: Oregon town seeks solutions to wild turkeys, their droppings

PILOT ROCK, Ore. (AP) — A small Oregon city is asking the state for advice on how to handle a flock of wild turkeys that are ruining gardens and...

September 9th, 2017 |  


Not Real News: A look at what didn’t happen this week

Not Real News: A look at what didn’t happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular, but completely untrue, headlines of the week. None of these stories are legit, even though they were shared wid...

September 9th, 2017 |  


‘This is a buzz saw’: Florida braces for Hurricane Irma

‘This is a buzz saw’: Florida braces for Hurricane Irma

MIAMI (AP) — Florida residents picked store shelves clean and long lines formed at gas pumps Wednesday as Hurricane Irma, a Category 5 monster w...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Survey: White Christians are now a minority of US population

NEW YORK (AP) — The share of Americans who identify as white and Christian has dropped below 50 percent, a transformation fueled by immigration ...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Energy companies lead modest rebound for US stock market

Energy companies lead modest rebound for US stock market

Energy companies led U.S. stocks to modest gains Wednesday as the market recouped some of its hefty losses from the day before.Big retailers and healt...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Cousin who saw Emmett Till being kidnapped dies at age 74

Cousin who saw Emmett Till being kidnapped dies at age 74

CHICAGO (AP) — Simeon Wright, who was with his cousin Emmett Till when the Chicago boy was kidnapped in 1955 after whistling at a white woman in...

September 6th, 2017 |  


Get This: Police officer delivers son in hotel parking lot

Get This: Police officer delivers son in hotel parking lot

ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois police officer has delivered his son in a hotel parking lot.The Rockford Register Star reports (http://bit.ly/...

September 6th, 2017 |