LOS ANGELES (AP) - Jermaine Jackson wants to change his name to something a little brighter. He's asking a court to allow him to alter his famous surname and become Jermaine Jacksun.
The older brother of Michael Jackson filed a name change petition on Tuesday in Los Angeles, stating the switch
By The Associated Press
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and stories that will be talked about on Thursday:
1. HOW OBAMA WON
Among other things, the president and his team mobilized a masterful registration and get-out-the-vote operation.
2. WHERE THE GOP GOES FROM HERE
By HOLBROOK MOHRAssociated Press
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) - A protest at the University of Mississippi against the re-election of President Barack Obama grew into crowd of about 400 people with shouted racial slurs as rumors of a riot spread on social media. Two people were arrested on minor charges
SPOKANE VALLEY, Wash. - Two men are in custody Wednesday evening after police were alerted that they matched the suspect description in a residential burglary that happened Tuesday.
The two man were found inside the Argonne Library. The truck they were driver was also been seized. Items
CHICAGO (AP) - An attorney for a former Islamic charity director from suburban Chicago says he is back in the United States after claiming he was stranded in the Middle East because he was on a federal no-fly list.
Attorney Thomas Anthony Durkin said Wednesday that Enaam Arnaout returned to the U.S
By MICHAEL GORMLEYAssociated Press
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has fired his $153,000-a-year emergency management director for diverting a crew to remove a tree from his Long Island home's driveway after Superstorm Sandy hit, a state official said Wednesday.
CHICAGO (AP) - A suburban Chicago man who was convicted of lying about a Hamas shooting of an American teen has been removed from the U.S. government's "specially designated terrorist" list.
Bridgeview resident Muhammad Salah's attorney tells the Chicago Tribune (http://trib.in/StYJv6) that
By GOSIA WOZNIACKAAssociated Press
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - The ex-convict who shot a handful of his co-workers execution-style at a California chicken-processing plant, killing two, kept to himself but was a model employee, according to his boss and neighbors.
Lawrence Nathaniel Jones, 42, had
By KEN RITTERAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - A former prosecutor-turned-fugitive who once handled the high-profile Las Vegas drug cases of celebrities Paris Hilton and Bruno Mars was sentenced Wednesday to a reduced term of 12 to 30 months in state prison term following his return from Mexico