By PAUL FOYAssociated Press
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Michael Jordan's shoes from the famous flu game of the 1997 NBA finals were sold for more than $100,000 in an online auction Thursday.
The Nike Air Jordan XII shoes were owned by a Utah Jazz ball boy who befriended Jordan when the Chicago Bulls
NEW YORK (AP) - A former high-stakes poker game hostess to the stars has pleaded guilty in New York in a sprawling federal prosecution.
Molly Bloom pleaded guilty to illegal gambling Thursday in Manhattan.
Prosecutors allege two Russian-American organized crime enterprises laundered $100 million
GENEVA (AP) - The governing council of the world's top particle physics lab has unanimously voted to accept Israel as a full member.
The European Organization for Nuclear Research, known as CERN, says Israel will be admitted as a full member - the first non-European country to achieve that -
By DEE-ANN DURBINAP Auto Writer
DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) - Ford Motor Co. says it will hire more than 11,000 people in the U.S. and Asia next year to support an aggressive rollout of new vehicles.
Joe Hinrichs, Ford's president of the Americas, said the company plans to hire 5,000 workers in the U.
By MALCOLM RITTERAP Science Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Sponges are getting squeezed out of a distinctive role in evolution. A new study says they don't represent the oldest branch of the animal family tree after all.
The DNA research gives the spot instead to comb jellies, a group of gelatinous
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - The Beastie Boys are firing back after an Oakland toy company sued them over a video parody of their song "Girls."
The two surviving members of the rap trio filed a lawsuit of their own Tuesday in Oakland federal court claiming toy company GoldieBlox unfairly used the popular
By TOM KRISHERAP Auto Writer
DETROIT (AP) - New cars and trucks sold in the U.S. last year got an average of 23.6 miles per gallon in combined city and highway driving, a record that came mainly through improvements to engines and transmissions, according to the Environmental Protection Agency.
By SETH BORENSTEINAP Science Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - The rapid melting in the Arctic eased up this year. But the government says global warming is still dramatically altering the top of the world, reducing the number of reindeer and shrinking snow and ice, while increasing certain fish and
By BARBARA ORTUTAYAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Instagram has added a new feature that lets users share photos and videos with up to 15 people rather than everyone who follows them on the popular Facebook-owned photo-sharing app.
Called Instagram Direct, the feature is available for Apple
By SCOTT MAYEROWITZAP Airlines Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - As one part of the federal government looks to remove restrictions on making phone calls from airplanes, another agency is apparently considering its own prohibition.
Federal Communications Commission Chairman Thomas Wheeler told members of
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Emergency crews on the south hill were called to a car crash late Wednesday night.
Police say around 11:00pm a man was driving his SUV westbound on 37th when he went through the stop sign at Perry, hit a brick landscaping
The Grant County Sheriff's Office found a man outside of Moses Lake in the 2800 block of Road 5 NE Wednesday morning with a gunshot wound.
In a press release, the Sheriff's Office says the man was immediately airlifted to a hospital and is in critical condition. The Sheriff's
Jihawg Ammo is becoming famous for their pork-infused bullet, which has caused controversy due to questions of religious intolerance and bigotry.
Jihawg Ammo gained national attention over the summer as media outlets around the country discovered the controversial bullet manufacturer.