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‘Melrose Place’ actress won’t do more time for fatal crash

January 13, 2017 • Entertainment, National NewsComments (0)

This Feb. 14, 2013 file photo shows Amy Locane Bovenizer entering the courtroom to be sentenced in Somerville, N.J. Locane-Bovenizer, convicted in a fatal drunken driving accident in 2010, won’t have to go back to prison, a judge ruled Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, at a resentencing spurred by an appeals court’s concerns that her original [&hellip...

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Oil pipeline safety rule scaled back after cost objections

January 13, 2017 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

In this Monday, April 1, 2013, file photo, oil covers the ground around a slide in Mayflower, Ark., days after a pipeline ruptured and spewed oil over lawns and roadways. Exxon Mobil denied claims from plaintiffs in an oil spill lawsuit that it made all...

Winter storm to bring crippling ice, rainfall to central US

January 12, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A winter storm that brought heavy snow and rainfall to northern California was bearing down on the southern Plains on Thursday, and forecasters said crippling ice accumulations and heavy rain could cause widespread power outages and...

Georgia gun store owner shoots, kills armed robbery suspect

January 12, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

In this image made from surveillance video obtained Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, Jimmy Groover, left, owner of Dixie Gun and Pawn in Mableton, Ga., shoots and kills a suspect during an robbery attempt on Dec. 26, 2016. The surveillance video obtained by The...

FX signs production deal with ‘Atlanta’ creator Glover

January 12, 2017 • Entertainment, National NewsComments (0)

PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — The FX television network has locked up Golden Globe winner Donald Glover, but there will be a wait for new episodes of his comedy “Atlanta.” FX said Thursday it had signed a deal with Glover for more...

Rapper sues city of San Diego over gang conspiracy law

January 11, 2017 • Entertainment, National NewsComments (0)

In this March 16, 2015, photo, San Diego-based rapper Brandon Duncan, right, and Aaron Harvey hold a press conference after a trial in San Diego, Calif. Duncan and Harvey, a community organizer, sued the city of San Diego on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, for...

Bird flu-plagued South Korea agrees to buy US eggs

January 11, 2017 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

In this Dec. 28, 2016, file photo, customers look at eggs at a discount store in Seoul, South Korea, a day after government officials announced that millions of chickens would be culled because of an outbreak of bird flu. Because of the spreading bird flu...

Facebook takes on a bigger role in journalism

January 11, 2017 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

In this May 16, 2012, file photo, the Facebook logo is displayed on an iPad in Philadelphia. Facebook is launching a journalism project aimed at strengthening its ties with media organizations to help them grow their audience, come up with new products and...

Dylann Roof sentenced to death for killing 9 church members

January 10, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

In this June 18, 2015 file photo, Charleston, S.C., shooting suspect Dylann Roof is escorted from the Cleveland County Courthouse in Shelby, N.C. A federal jury has sentenced Roof to death for killing nine black church members in a racially motivated attack...

Homeland Security pick cites securing border as top priority

January 10, 2017 • National NewsComments (0)

Homeland Security Secretary-designate John Kelly testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) WASHINGTON...