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Volunteer killed by lion at Calif. animal park

March 6, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

This 2012 photo provided by KFSN-TV shows a 4-year-old male African lion named Couscous at Cat Haven, a private wild animal park in Dunlap, Calif. Authorities say the lion killed a female intern-volunteer on Wednesday, March 6, 2013, at Cat Haven, where the cat had been raised since it was a cub. The intern was [&hellip...

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Senator launches lengthy debate to block CIA pick

March 6, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Feb. 7, 2013 file photo, CIA Director nominee John Brennan, testifies before a Senate Select Intelligence Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington. Senate Democrats push for quick confirmation vote on John...

House votes to prevent March 27 federal shutdown

March 6, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, leaves the chamber after Republicans passed legislation through the House to ease the impact of $85 billion in short-term cuts and prevent a government shutdown later this month, on Capitol Hill in Washington,...

Chavez death: Venezuelans in US hopeful of change

March 5, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Aug. 13, 2006 file photo released by Cuba’s Communist daily newspaper Granma, Cuba’s leader Fidel Castro, right, and Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez hold hands as Castro recuperates from surgery in Havana, Cuba....

Snow storm barrels through Midwest to Mid-Atlantic

March 5, 2013 • National NewsComments Off

An El train runs through Chicago’s downtown loop as a snow storm passes through the region Tuesday, March 5, 2013. Chicago was hit Tuesday by a storm expected to dump as much as 10 inches of snow in the area before the end of the day — the most since...

Dow surges to record … and keeps going

March 5, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

Trader Peter Tuchman smiles as he works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Tuesday, March 5, 2013. Five and a half years after the start of a frightening drop that erased $11 trillion from stock portfolios and made investors despair of ever getting...

Suspect in deadly NYC crash ready to surrender

March 5, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

In this March 3, 2013, photo provided by VosIzNeias.com, Orthodox Jewish mourners gather outside the Congregation Yetev Lev D’Satmar synagogue in Brooklyn’s Williamsburg neighborhood for the funeral of two expectant parents who were killed in a...

Martha Stewart denies wrongdoing in Penney deal

March 5, 2013 • Business, National NewsComments (0)

Martha Stewart arrives to court in New York, Tuesday, March 5, 2013. Macy’s Inc. is suing the media and merchandising company Stewart founded for breaching an exclusive contract when she signed a deal with J.C. Penney in December 2011 to open shops at...

Calif. woman dies after nurse refuses to do CPR

March 4, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Shown is the main gate of Glenwood Gardens in Bakersfield, Calif., Monday March 4, 2013, where an elderly woman died after a nurse refused to perform CPR on her last week. The central California retirement home is defending one of its nurses who refused pleas...

Casey Anthony speaks at bankruptcy hearing

March 4, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Casey Anthony, center, leaves the United States Courthouse in Tampa, Fla., with U.S. Marshals after a bankruptcy hearing Monday, March 4, 2013, in Tampa, Fla. Anthony has not made any public appearances since she left jail after being acquitted in 2011 for...