October 8, 2014


  MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) _ It sounds like a scene from a movie — or maybe a video game. You have to escape from a […]
October 7, 2014

Top 10 free and paid game apps for the iPhone and iPad in Canada for the week ending Oct. 5.

Top 10 free and paid game apps for the iPhone and iPad in Canada for the week ending Oct. 5. Top Free iPhone Game Apps 1 […]
October 6, 2014

Kenya president to step down from office during International Criminal Court hearing this week

By Jason Straziuso THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NAIROBI, Kenya _ Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta on Monday told the nation in an address before parliament that he would […]
October 6, 2014

New poll suggests most Jamaicans believe island is headed in wrong direction under PM

KINGSTON, Jamaica _ A new poll suggested Sunday that 73 per cent of Jamaicans believe the country is headed in the wrong direction under Prime Minister […]
October 4, 2014

Jean Claude ‘Baby Doc’ Duvalier, ousted former dictator of Haiti, dies of heart attack at home

By Evens Sanon And Trenton Daniel THE ASSOCIATED PRESS PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti _ Jean-Claude Duvalier, who presided over what was widely acknowledged as a corrupt and brutal […]
October 4, 2014

Obamas celebrate 22nd anniversary with dinner date out on the town

WASHINGTON _ President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are observing their 22nd wedding anniversary a day late with a celebratory dinner in Washington’s Georgetown […]
October 3, 2014

NFL hires Beth Richie as domestic conduct adviser, meets with parents groups

  NEW YORK _ The NFL has hired Beth E. Richie as a senior adviser on domestic conduct. Richie is the director of the Institute of […]
October 3, 2014


YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) _ Pot is legal in Washington state — but the law of supply and demand still applies. It’s harvest time for the legal […]
October 2, 2014

Jamaica, home to dominant sprinters, seeks to turn itself into sports tourism destination

KINGSTON, Jamaica _ Jamaica is launching an initiative to develop sports tourism on the island that is the world’s dominant sprinting hothouse. The initiative dubbed Jamaica […]
October 2, 2014

Family that hosted Ebola patient confined to home as circle of people possibly exposed widens

By Nomaan Merchant And David Warren THE ASSOCIATED PRESS   DALLAS _ Four members of a family the U.S. Ebola patient was staying with were confined […]
October 2, 2014

US agents seize $2M from truck in Puerto Rico bound for Dominican Republic by ferry

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico _ A truck driver attempting to leave Puerto Rico by ferry for the Dominican Republic has been detained with more than $2 […]
September 30, 2014

Morgan: ‘Can’t believe’ Wal-Mart blaming him

NEWARK _ Tracy Morgan is responding to allegations made by Wal-Mart in his lawsuit over a highway crash earlier this year that killed one of his […]