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Fiona Apple arrested for hashish in West Texas

September 21, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

This handout photo provided by the Hudspeth County Sheriff’s Office shows Fionna Apple. The singer-songwriter has been arrested for hashish possession in Sierra Blanca after a Border Patrol drug-sniffing dog detected marijuana in her tour bus. Sierra Blanca Sheriff’s office spokesman Rusty Flemming says the artist spent Wednesday night at the...

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Amish guilty of hate crimes in Ohio hair attacks

September 21, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

Amish women exit the U.S. Federal Courthouse in Cleveland on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012. The jury found all 16 Amish people guilty in the hair- and beard-cutting attacks against fellow Amish in Ohio. (AP Photo/Scott R. Galvin) CLEVELAND (AP) — Sixteen Amish...

Romney has $50.4 million for fall sprint

September 21, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney speaks at a campaign fundraising event in Sarasota, Fla., Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) WASHINGTON (AP) — At the end of August, Republican Mitt Romney had...

Higher stock prices help Americans regain wealth

September 21, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

FILE-In this Thursday, June 7, 2012, file photo, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke appears on a television screen on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Americans’ wealth dipped about 0.5 percent in the April-June quarter as a drop in stock...

Anti-jihad ‘savage’ ads going up in NYC subway

September 21, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

In this Sept. 11, 2012 photo, anti-Islamic blogger Pamela Geller, speaks at a conference she organized entitled; “Stop Islamization of America,” in New York. An advertising campaign initiated by Geller’s group, “The American Freedom Defense...

Obama suggests Romney is out of touch with America

September 21, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney campaigns at the Ringling Museum of Art in Sarasota, Fla., Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak) MIAMI (AP) — President Barack Obama cast Mitt Romney on Thursday as...

Chick-fil-A makes another statement on controversy

September 21, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

FILE – In this July 26, 2006 file photo, Chick-Fil-A founder Truett Cathy reacts during an interview at his corporate headquarters office in Hapeville, Ga. It is not entirely clear wether Chick-fil-a has definitely ended its financial support for groups...

Wis. woman convicted in fetal-abduction case

September 21, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

Christian Mercado, a Milwaukee man whose pregnant wife was killed last year by a woman who carved out his wife’s fetus in hopes of raising the boy as her own, struggles for words on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012, minutes after a jury convicted the suspect of...

Man suspected of threats faces weapons charge

September 20, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

A Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputy is stationed at Arroyo Seco Junior High School in the Valencia neighborhood of Santa Clarita, Calif., Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012. Eric Yee, accused of posting comments on ESPN’s website saying he was watching...

Groups protest Ariz. immigration law’s enforcement

September 20, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

From left to right, Beatrice Jernigan, Raquel Mamani, and Andie Flores hold up protest signs as they smile after getting cars to honk their horns, as they join dozens who rally in front of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement building, a day after a...