By DEB RIECHMANN and RAHIM FAIEZAssociated Press
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) - A suicide bomber blew himself up among guests at a wedding hall Saturday in northern Afghanistan, killing 23 people including a prominent ex-Uzbek warlord turned lawmaker who was the father of the bride.
The attack was the
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A free-speech protest turned into a bottle-throwing clash with police that injured four officers and ended with 20 arrests, authorities said Friday.
The confrontation occurred Thursday night during Art Walk, a monthly event that encourages people to visit galleries, bars and
By LINDA A. JOHNSONAP Business Writer
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Lawyers for Johnson & Johnson shareholders suing management for not fixing serious problems for years- from shoddy manufacturing to paying kickbacks to boost sales - have reached a tentative settlement meant to restore high standards
VERNON, N.J. (AP) - A 9/11 memorial shaped like a tower has been removed from a New Jersey courtroom after the judge warned it could be used as a weapon.
Municipal Judge James Devine in Vernon says his request was consistent with a directive from court administrators that non-essential items that
By PALLAVI GOGOIAP Business Writer
Las Vegas dentist Chris Cozine wanted to cut costs after the Great Recession. He found an unlikely way: He ditched the office he was renting and bought 6,600 square feet of his own.
Besides improving his surroundings - he left the gray walls of the old place in
by EWU Athletics
The Eastern Washington University football team will play its first 12-game regular season in school history when it visits the University of Toledo next season on Sept. 14, 2013. The game will take place at the UT Glass Bowl in Toledo, Ohio, and is tentatively scheduled for 4 p.m
By ANNE D'INNOCENZIOAP Retail Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - They may make an odd couple, but discounter Target and luxury merchant Neiman Marcus are jointly offering a limited collection spanning from fashion to sporting goods for the winter holidays.
More than 50 products from 24 designers,
By JIM SUHRAssociated Press
ST. LOUIS (AP) - The parents of an Illinois toddler who drowned in a lake were charged with child endangerment Monday, accused of allowing the boy and his twin brother to routinely wander from home through a basement window and having them live in what one prosecutor
By HOWARD FENDRICHAP Tennis Writer
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) - For Serena Williams, the low point came in early 2011, when she spent hours laying around her home, overwhelmed by a depressing series of health scares that sent her to the hospital repeatedly and kept her away from
By CHRIS LEHOURITESAP Sports Writer
WIMBLEDON, England (AP) - Serena Williams is back, and she looks almost as good as ever.
The 30-year-old American won her fifth Wimbledon title Saturday on Centre Court, beating Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland 6-1, 5-7, 6-2 to