By GREG RISLINGAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - For 10 agonizing minutes, an 18-year-old mentally disabled woman was raped in the back of a Los Angeles County bus at rush hour as it rolled past a state park, shopping mall and cemetery while no one on board did anything to stop it.
MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) - A professor whose research focuses on Internet censorship and the use of children in advertising has been charged with having child pornography on his Central Michigan University computer, the school announced Thursday.
The school said it suspended William L. Merrill on
NBCNEWS.COM - Chrysler Group LLC is recalling almost 745,000 Jeep sport utility vehicles in the United States to fix a part that could cause the airbags to inadvertently deploy.
Chrysler, controlled by Italy's Fiat SpA, is recalling 744,822 Jeep Grand Cherokee and Liberty SUVs from
By TOM KRISHERAP Auto Writer
DETROIT (AP) - Chrysler is recalling more than 919,000 older-model Jeep Grand Cherokee and Liberty SUVs worldwide because the air bags can inflate while people are driving them.
The recall affects Grand Cherokees from the 2002 through 2004 model years and Libertys
By GREGORY KATZAssociated Press
It seems out of place: The president of the United States breaking down in tears as he thanked campaign workers for their tireless work for his re-election.
But Barack Obama isn't the only world leader unashamed to be seen crying in public - or simply unable
By BRIAN SKOLOFF and JACQUES BILLEAUDAssociated Press
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - The pain was palpable, measured in silent stares in the courtroom between an emotionless murderer and wounded former congresswoman who looked her attempted killer in the eyes for the first time since he shot her in the
By MARK LONGAP Sports Writer
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Inspiration one week, domination the next.
The Indianapolis Colts became the latest to hammer the Jacksonville Jaguars at home, winning 27-10 on Thursday night behind rookie quarterback Andrew Luck's two rushing touchdowns.
By ROD McGUIRKAssociated Press
CANBERRA, Australia (AP) - The Australian government has abandoned its 5-year-old pledge to mandate a filter blocking child pornography and other objectionable Internet content.
Communications Minister Stephen Conroy said Friday that instead of a compulsory filter
By CANDICE CHOI and MAE ANDERSONAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - 7-Up with antioxidants will soon be off the market, after an advocacy group accused the drink maker of making misleading health claims.
Dr Pepper Snapple Group said Thursday its 7-Up varieties that tout antioxidants will be off
By JOAN LOWYAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Baby boomers started driving at a young age and became more mobile than any generation before or since. They practically invented the two-car family and escalated traffic congestion when women began commuting to work. Now, 8,000 of them are turning