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Powerful New York politician arrested on bribery charges

January 22, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, who bent state government to his will for more than 20 years as one of New York's most powerful and canny politicians, was arrested Thursday on... more »»

Judge slams Tsarnaev defense for quoting juror responses

January 22, 2015

BOSTON (AP) — A federal judge has criticized lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) for publicly releasing portions of confidential juror... more »»

MLK estate drops lawsuit against King Center over licensing

January 22, 2015

ATLANTA (AP) — With the dismissal of one of two lawsuits that effectively pitted them against each other, the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. more »»

Magnificent blue glow of Hong Kong seas also disturbing

January 22, 2015

Eerie fluorescent blue patches of water glimmering off Hong Kong's seashore are magnificent, disturbing and potentially toxic, marine biologists say. more »»

Writer tied to Anonymous hackers sentenced to prison

January 22, 2015

DALLAS (AP) — An activist and writer linked to the hacking collective Anonymous was sentenced to five years in prison Thursday for threatening an FBI agent and helping share stolen data, marking... more »»

US: Long-awaited Ebola vaccine study coming soon in Liberia

January 22, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — Long-awaited studies of two possible Ebola vaccines are set to begin in West Africa in a couple of weeks, starting in Liberia, U.S. officials said Thursda. more »»

Powerful NY Assembly speaker arrested on bribery charges

January 22, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was arrested Thursday on charges he used his position as one of the state's most powerful politicians to collect millions of dollars in... more »»

Prosecutor: Bombings defendant was top Osama bin Laden aide

January 22, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — A prosecutor at a terrorism trial said Thursday that a Saudi Arabian defendant was a top al-Qaida terrorist who sought to spread Osama bin Laden's call to kill Americans while a... more »»

Atomic Scientists: We're getting even closer to doomsday

January 22, 2015

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists says Earth is now closer to human-caused doomsday than it has been in more than 30 years because of global warming and nuclear weaponr. more »»

One dose, then surgery: A new way to test brain tumor drugs

January 22, 2015

Lori Simons took the bright orange pill at 3 a.m. Eight hours later, doctors sliced into her brain, looking for signs that the drug was workin. more »»

Feds: NY Assembly speaker masked bribes as legitimate income

January 22, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was arrested Thursday on corruption charges and accused of using his position as one of the most powerful politicians in Albany to obtain... more »»

NY Assembly speaker arrested on public corruption charges

January 22, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver was arrested Thursday on public corruption charges and accused of using his position as one of the most powerful men in Albany to obtain... more »»

Measles outbreak tied to Disneyland grows to 70 illnesses

January 22, 2015

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A measles outbreak traced to Disney theme parks in California led to warnings against visiting the happiest place on Earth if tourists or their children have not been vaccinate... more »»

Baker faces complaint for refusing anti-gay message on cake

January 22, 2015

DENVER (AP) — A dispute over a cake in Colorado raises a new question about gay rights and religious freedom: If bakers can be fined for refusing to serve married gay couples, can they also be... more »»

 
 
 

 

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