Supreme Court seems split in case of boy's death near border
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 03:27:17 -0500
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is taking up an appeal from the parents of a Mexican teenager who was killed by a U.S. Border Patrol agent. The case could help define when foreigners outs...
Yahoo salvages Verizon deal with $350 million discount
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:16:49 -0500
NEW YORK (AP) — Yahoo is taking a $350 million hit on its previously announced $4.8 billion sale to Verizon in a concession for security lapses that exposed personal information stored in mor...
Super subs are now key players on pitching-dominated rosters
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:09:41 -0500
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Jace Peterson starts out the day shagging fly balls in the outfield. Then, he changes gloves and heads to the infield to take some grounders.
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Issa Rae feels 'validated' by Black Women in Hollywood honor
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:03:19 -0500
When Issa Rae watched Oprah Winfrey being honored at Essence magazine's Black Women in Hollywood Awards last year, the actress hoped she would one day be recognized in the same fashion. But s...
Avalanche in Arctic Norway tosses kids around, no injuries
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:33:58 -0500
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A resident in Arctic Norway says four adults and two children were inside a house when an avalanche hit, knocking the building off its foundations, but all managed ...
Nigerians starved of electricity access turn to solar
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 06:56:38 -0500
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The surprise was finding that people dependent on candles, batteries, kerosene and fuel for generators in countries without a secure supply of electricity spend more on po...
Zimbabwe's Mugabe praises Trump's 'America First' policy
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:02:43 -0500
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — U.S. President Donald Trump's "America First" policy has an admirer in Zimbabwe's longtime president, who says the policy resonates with his own thinking.
Testosterone gel shows no benefit for older men's memories
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 11:15:13 -0500
CHICAGO (AP) — Testosterone treatment did not improve older men's memory or mental function in the latest results from landmark government research that challenges the anti-aging claims of po...