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The first female bishop at the Episcopal Church of Maryland was the driver in a hit-and-run crash that killed a bicyclist in Baltimore, a diocese spokeswoman said Monday.Bishop Suffragan Heather Cook, who's in the diocese's No. 2 spot, was drivi ...more

AP News - 17 mins ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — At an RV Park he owns in Hugoton, Kansas, Jan Leonard sees the benefits of one of the federal government's most contentious programs.Development is booming in the town of roughly 3,900 people. Hugoton is the site of a new cellu ...more

AP News - 21 mins ago

They each turned a moment of violence into a call to action. For James Brady, that moment was when he was shot and wounded by a would-be presidential assassin. For Chung Eun-yong, it was the killings of his two children during a Korean War massacre.</p ...more

AP News - 25 mins ago

As awareness of America's sex-trafficking industry increases, state after state has enacted new laws to combat it. But while a few have backed those get-tough laws with significant funding to support trafficking victims, many have not.In Michiga ...more

AP News - 25 mins ago

NEW YORK (AP) — Talk about suffering for your art.Achieving his acclaimed performance as the masterful British landscape painter J.M.W. Turner in "Mr. Turner" took so much out of Timothy Spall, the veteran actor found himself kneeling down at th ...more

Reuters News - 28 mins ago

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Buffalo Bills quarterback Kyle Orton retired from football on Monday, almost a decade after being drafted by the Chicago Bears. "I have been going at it for 10 years. It's a family decision and I've decided to get home an ...more

AP News - 28 mins ago

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The International Monetary Fund says Greece's stalled bailout review will resume only after the new government is in place, following national elections called for Jan. 25.In a statement Monday, IMF spokesman Gerry Rice sai ...more

Reuters News - 30 mins ago

KUEHTAI IN TIROL, Austria, Dec 29 (Reuters) – - World and Olympic slalom champion Mikaela Shiffrin finished the year on a high on Monday, claiming her first victory of the season in her favorite discipline. Since the American's win in the opening gi ...more

AP News - 36 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 - 42 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