By JIM FITZGERALDAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Just after 10 p.m., when most people their age are going to sleep, a group of elderly folks suffering from dementia are just getting started, dancing and shaking tambourines and maracas in a raucous version of "La Bamba."
"It's a party,"
By MAX SEDDON and PETER LEONARDAssociated Press
MOSCOW (AP) - A Russian court postponed an appeal Monday by three members of the jailed rock band Pussy Riot after one of them fired her lawyers. Prosecutors criticized the move as a delaying tactic, while one defense lawyer said the women were
By LYNN ELBERAP Television Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The terrorism thriller "Homeland" and "Modern Family" were the top winners at Sunday's Emmy Awards in a ceremony that veered between daring and predictability in honors and Jimmy Kimmel's turn as host.
The four awards for "Modern
By JUAN A. LOZANOAssociated Press
HOUSTON (AP) - Former U.S. House Majority Leader Tom DeLay - still waiting to learn his legal fate since being convicted nearly two years ago for his role in a scheme to influence Texas elections - is praying for vindication but also preparing for the
By TIM BOOTHAP Sports Writer
SEATTLE (AP) - Those involved in continuing Baltimore's late-season surge - whether it's taking nine, 11 or 18 innings to get the victories - continue to marvel at what the Orioles are accomplishing and the ways they are getting it done.
The Orioles are
By DAVID CRARYAP National Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - They are images Americans had never seen before. Jubilant young men and women in military uniforms marching beneath a rainbow flag in a gay-pride parade. Soldiers and sailors returning from deployment and, in time-honored tradition, embracing
By GARY FINEOUTAssociated Press
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - As Florida A&M's Marching 100 quick-stepped across the grass, the stadium announcer's voice would boom through the speakers to remind those in the stands that no one could match the show they were watching: "Often imitated,
By CHRIS JENKINSAP Sports Writer
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) - The Green Bay Packers rattled and robbed Jay Cutler while Aaron Rodgers and Co. sputtered at times against the stout Chicago Bears defense.
So with all those stars on the field for the NFL's most storied rivalry, the biggest play of
By WAYNE PARRYAssociated Press
SEASIDE HEIGHTS, N.J. (AP) - "Jersey Shore" is over and done in Seaside Heights, but the MTV reality show is still causing aggravation for some folks here.
New Jersey liquor regulators said Thursday that they have fined a Seaside Heights cantina $15,000 for serving a
By Dan Meade
(WORLDNOW) – The Mars rover is acting more and more like a teenager. It tweets, posts photos of its adventures, writes notes to itself in the ground and is now using Auto-tune to make its own songs. As impressive as all these feats are, the most impressive thing about the Mars