Latest Breaking News

AP News - 6 mins ago

BOSTON (AP) — Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehvz) defense team has again asked a judge to postpone his trial, given that he faces the death penalty.In a filing Monday, defense lawyers said given the v ...more

AP News - 12 mins ago

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A man fired a rifle at two Los Angeles officers in a patrol car, but no one was injured in the attack that comes amid tension nationwide between police and protesters rallying against their tactics.LAPD spokeswoman Officer Nur ...more

AP News - 13 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — The second of two New York City police officers to be buried after a daylight ambush will be mourned at a funeral this weekend.Aievoli (ay'-vee-OH'-lee) Funeral Home says viewing and visitation for Officer Wenjian Liu (WEHN'-jihn ...more

AP News - 14 mins ago

DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — Three Syrian diplomats left Damascus for Kuwait Monday where they will reopen their country's embassy in the Persian Gulf nation, a Syrian official said.The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity in line with regula ...more

AP News - 15 mins ago

CINCINNATI (AP) — A county judge in Cincinnati who ruled in favor of Pete Rose during the star's court fight against Major League Baseball is retiring after hearing thousands of cases over 40 years on the bench.Judge Norbert Nadel (NAY'-del) of ...more

AP News - 21 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks were barely higher in early trading Monday as Wall Street winds down the year in this holiday-shortened week. European shares fell as Greece headed for early elections that could endanger its bailout program.KEEPING S ...more

AP News - 22 mins ago

BALTIMORE (AP) — Squatting in the grass and squinting in the sun, 25-year-old Song takes in the scene: a greenhouse, a farm, rows of heirloom tomatoes, clusters of herbs and flowering zucchini, squash and cucumber plants.A year ago and less than ...more

AP News - 32 mins ago

CASTLE HILLS, Texas (AP) — More than a dozen people are hospitalized following a fire that killed five residents at a senior-living facility near San Antonio.Castle Hills City Manager Diane Pfeil (file) said Monday that officials haven't account ...more

AP News - 32 mins ago

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida equestrian center where 22 horses were poisoned by tainted feed has reached a settlement with the company that produced and sold the feed.Two horses had to be euthanized Friday, bringing the death toll at Maste ...more

Reuters News - 33 mins ago

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Atlanta Falcons have sacked head coach Mike Smith after a second straight losing season, the franchise said on Monday. Smith has been in charge since 2008 and took the team to the playoffs four times. Atlanta won the ...more