Cosby cheered, but many shows are canceled

Melbourne, Fla. - As Bill Cosby's standup tour crumbled with shows canceled in six states, the embattled entertainer received standing ovations from a sold-out crowd when he took the stage and when he left it Friday in...

Ferguson grand jury decision nears

Ferguson, Mo. - Activists, authorities and the family of Michael Brown called for calm Friday as a grand jury drew closer to an announcement in the Ferguson police shooting. But it was unclear whether the panel was still at work or when it...

GOP-led House intelligence panel debunks many Benghazi theories

Washington - A two-year investigation by the Republican-controlled House Intelligence Committee has found that the CIA and the military acted properly in responding to the 2012 attack on a U.S. diplomatic compound in...

Israeli mayor's ban ignites uproar

Israeli mayor’s ban on Arab workers ignites uproar


Roofs strain as Buffalo clobbered again

Roofs collapse as Buffalo clobbered by more snow

NOAA: Globe sets 5th hottest-month record of 2014

NOAA: Globe sets 5th hottest-month record of 2014

Does Obama have authority for immigration changes?

Does Obama have authority for immigration changes?

Package from FSU shooter found in Texas

A law enforcement official says a package mailed by a man who shot three people at a Florida State University library was delivered in Texas and is being investigated by the FBI.



Does Thanksgiving mark the Pequot massacre in Mystic?

Some research points to a connection between the Pequot massacre in Mystic and Thanksgiving.


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UPDATE: Kerry cancels plans to pull back from nuke talks

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry canceled plans Friday to pull back from talks with Iran about the country's nuclear program — a shift that suggested some hope of movement on the protracted negotiations.

Biden urges Russia to uphold east Ukraine truce

U.S. Vice President Joe Biden criticized Russia on Friday for its role in eastern Ukraine, urging Moscow to uphold a cease-fire in the war-torn region as he visited Kiev on the anniversary of the start of the country's anti-government protests.

Worshippers return to synagogue

Israelis and Palestinians expressed fear Wednesday that their decades-old conflict was moving beyond the traditional nationalist struggle between two peoples fighting for their homelands and spiraling into a raw and far-reaching religious...



As snow ends, roof collapses, floods are concerns

Buffalo, N.Y. (AP) — A snowfall that brought huge drifts and closed roads in the Buffalo area finally ended Friday, yet residents still couldn't breathe easy, as the looming threat of rain and higher temperatures through the weekend and beyond...

5 family members killed on 'dream trip' to Disney

A 16-year-old boy driving his parents and siblings on a "dream trip" to Disney World apparently fell asleep at the wheel, causing the sport utility vehicle to veer off the highway and roll over, killing three children and two adults, authorities...