Archive for July 13th, 2012

  • Research murky on danger of Asian carp invasion

    July 13, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    This June 22, 2012, photo shows Travis Schepker, a biology intern, holding an Asian carp pulled from the Illinois River near Havana, Ill. Scientists are monitoring native fish populations for signs of damage from Asian carp. (AP Photo/Robert Ray) HAVANA, Ill....

  • Arrrgh: It's a bad news day for London's Olympics

    July 13, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    An aerial view shows the construction of the Olympic Beach Volleyball arena, on Horseguards Parade, in London, Thursday July 12, 2012. The opening ceremony for the London Olympics is July 27. (AP Photo/PA, Dominic Lipinski) UNITED KINGDOM OUT NO SALES NO...

  • Paterno's legacy may now be damaged beyond repair

    July 13, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Sept. 30, 2008 file photo, Penn State football coach Joe Paterno listens to a question during his weekly news conference in State College, Pa. Paterno and other top Penn State officials hushed up child sex abuse allegation against Jerry...

  • Alleged would-be suicide bomber to plead guilty

    July 13, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    FILE – This undated file photo provided by the U.S. Marshals Service shows Shaker Masri, 29, of Chicago. On Thursday, July 12, 2012, prosecutors and defense attorneys in Chicago say they have an agreement for Masri, a terrorist suspect, to change his...

  • Thousands fall victim to utility payment scam

    July 13, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Taneisha Morris, 33, of Detroit, who was scammed on paying a utility and satellite television invoice is shown in Detroit, Thursday, July 12, 2012. A national scam touting a new federal program from President Barack Obama is taking advantage of electric...