By CHRISTINE ARMARIOAssociated Press
KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) - One of the first sights greeting passengers at the Key West International Airport is a statue of two families with children standing around a large, concrete buoy. "Ninety miles to Cuba," reads the words etched on the centerpiece.
By SUSAN MONTOYA BRYANAssociated Press
TAOS, N.M. (AP) - Snow and frigid temperatures didn't stop thousands of screaming teenagers from crowding into the Washington Coliseum in the nation's capital for the Beatles first live concert on American soil.
And not having a flash didn't stop
By KYLE HIGHTOWERAssociated Press
SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - Nearly 70 years after Jackie Robinson was run out of town, Sanford is absorbing what some see as another blow to race relations: the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the killing of Trayvon Martin.
Some black residents of this community of
By JOHN MILLERAssociated Press
HAILEY, Idaho (AP) - The yellow ribbons, some tattered, some faded, can be seen long before state Highway 75 spills into Hailey, Idaho - home to America's only prisoner of war in its conflict with Afghanistan. They hang from roadside utility poles and in front of
By TOM HAYSAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Nearly three dozen people were charged on Tuesday in what investigators said was a Russian organized crime operation that included illegal, high-stakes poker games for the rich and famous and threats of violence to make sure customers paid their debts.
By PETER SVENSSONAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - T-Mobile USA on Tuesday said it will start offering the iPhone on April 12, filling what its CEO said was "a huge void" in its phone lineup.
T-Mobile, the fourth-largest of the national U.S. phone companies, has been losing customers to the
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A fugitive German hedge fund manager was arrested Friday at an Italian art gallery on charges filed in Los Angeles that accuse him of orchestrating a stock manipulation scheme that led to at least $200 million in losses to investors across the world.
Florian Wilhelm Jurgen Homm,
By TOBY STERLINGAssociated Press
AMSTERDAM (AP) - Thieves broke into a Rotterdam museum on Tuesday and walked off with works from the likes of Picasso, Monet, Gauguin and Matisse potentially worth hundreds of millions.
Police haven't said how they pulled off the early hours heist, but an
By KATHY MATHESONAssociated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - How much does Brian Dwyer love pizza?
Let us count the ways: He holds the Guinness World Record for largest collection of pizza memorabilia; he has a caricature of himself, eating pizza, tattooed on his back with the phrase "Totally
By BRETT ZONGKERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A woman who paid $7 for a box of trinkets at a West Virginia flea market two years ago apparently acquired an original painting by French impressionist Pierre-Auguste Renoir without knowing it.
The woman considered discarding the painting to