Archive for July 24th, 2012

  • Authorities trying to ID 14 killed in Texas crash

    July 24, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    This July 22, 2012, photo shows a pickup truck that authorities say was overloaded with passengers when it veered off a highway and crashed into trees near Goliad, Texas, killing at least 13 people and injuring 10. Officials said at least 23 passengers were...

  • Mariah Carey joins 'American Idol' as new judge

    July 24, 2012 • Entertainment, National NewsComments Off

    FILE – This May 26, 2012 file photo shows U.S. Singer Mariah Carey performing on stage during a concert at the Mawazine Festival in Rabat, Morocco. Carey will be joining the cast of “American Idol.” She told a meeting of the Television...

  • Drew Peterson introduces self to would-be jurors

    July 24, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

    Joel Brodsky, attorney for former Bolingbrook police officer Drew Peterson, speaks to reporters before going into court for the first day of jury selection in Peterson’s murder trial, Monday, July 23, 2012, in Joliet, Ill. Peterson, 58, is charged with...

  • Iran returns sanction fight to Gulf shipping lanes

    July 24, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    FILE – In this Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012 file photo, fishing boats are seen in front of oil tankers on the Persian Gulf waters, south of the Strait of Hormuz, off the shores of Ras Al Khaimah in the United Arab Emirates. Sometime later this year, the U.S....

  • Syria could use chemical weapons if attacked

    July 24, 2012 • World NewsComments Off

    In this image made from amateur video released by the Ugarit News and accessed Monday, July 23, 2012, a Free Syrian Army soldier reacts during clashes with Syrian government troops in Aleppo, Syria. The Syrian regime acknowledged for the first time Monday...