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US, Mexican leaders trade warnings on gun violence

April 3, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

FILE – In this Nov. 13, 2011, file photo, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, left, talks with U.S. President Barack Obama following the first plenary session of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Kapolei, Hawaii. Obama is convening a summit with leaders from Mexico and Canada on Monday, April 2, 2012, that aims to boost [&hellip...

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Burger King's new menu _ a lot like McDonald's

April 3, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

In this March 28, 2012 photo, patrons dine at a Burger King restaurant in Miami. On Monday, April 2, 2012, Burger King launches 10 menu items including smoothies, frappes, specialty salads and snack wraps in a star-studded TV ad campaign. It’s the...

Romney's focus on Obama brings new challenges

April 3, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney greets the crowd during a campaign stop at a building supply store in Green Bay, Wis., Monday, April 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — As Mitt Romney looked for a...

2 rescued from stricken yacht off Calif. coast

April 2, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

CORRECTS TO REMOVE AIR NATIONAL GUARD FROM SOURCE – In this image provided by the U.S. Coast Guard, a Coast Guard drop master prepares to drop medical supplies to the Clipper Venture Six, a 67-foot sailing yacht, Saturday, March 31, 2012. The Rescue...

AP Exclusive: Images show North Korea launch work

April 2, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

This March 28, 2012 satellite image provided by DigitalGlobe shows the rocket engine test stand, right, and instrumentation site, left, at North Korea’s Tongchang-ri Launch Facility on the nation’s northwest coast. An analysis of the March 28 images...

Cruise ship drama ends in Malaysia; captain lauded

April 2, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

Passengers wait to disembark on the top deck of the stricken cruise ship the Azamara Quest after docking at the port in Sandakan, Malaysia, Sunday, April 1, 2012. The Azamara Quest carrying 590 passengers and 411 crew, was left a drift for 24-hours after a...

Earl Scruggs remembered for banjo excellence

April 2, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

Marty Stuart, left, performs during the funeral service for banjo great and bluegrass pioneer Earl Scruggs at the Ryman Auditorium on Sunday, April 1, 2012, in Nashville, Tenn. Scruggs died Wednesday, March 28, 2012. He was 88. (AP Photo/Joe Howell, Pool)...

Thousands gather at Miami rally for Trayvon Martin

April 2, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

Keon McCloud holds a sign referencing the 36 days that have passed since 17-year-old Trayvon Martin was shot to death by neighborhood watch captain, Sunday, April 1, 2012, as thousands gather for a rally in downtown Miami, Sunday, April 1, 2012. (AP Photo/J...

Mega Millions winners are rich, but not THAT rich

April 1, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

A customer walks out of the Riverside Travel Center in Hilton, Ga., late Friday night after purchasing a lottery ticket for the Mega Millions Lottery which reached an estimated jackpot of $645 million for Friday night’s drawing. (AP Photo/Jay Hare, The...

Fans burn couches, cars after Ky. beats Louisville

April 1, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

A Louisville fan looks on before an NCAA Final Four semifinal college basketball tournament game between Kentucky and Louisville Saturday, March 31, 2012, in New Orleans. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey) LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Thousands of fans swarmed streets near...