MENU

New Yorkers tell of hours stranded on snowy roads

February 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Abandoned cars on the Long Island Expressway after a snow storm on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 in Islandia, N.Y. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek) FARMINGVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Stranded for hours on a snow-covered road, Priscilla Arena prayed, took out a sheet of loose-leaf paper and wrote what she thought might be her last words to her [&hellip...

Read More

The sound of NY Fashion Week: smartphones snapping

February 9, 2013 • Entertainment, National NewsComments (0)

Models walk the runway at the presentation of the Prabal Gurung Fall 2013 fashion collection during Fashion Week, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, in New York. (AP Photo/Craig Ruttle) NEW YORK (AP) — Remember clapping? As in when a fashion designer puts on his...

Clear sky aids mountain hunt for fugitive ex-cop

February 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

San Bernardino County Sheriff’s deputies gather at the command post in Big Bear Lake, Calif, Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013. Clear skies allowed aircraft with heat-sensing technology to aid scores of officers searching in the snow-covered San Bernardino...

Northeast storm disrupts schedule for sports teams

February 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Grounds crews clear the tarmac at LaGuardia Airport in New York Friday, Feb. 8, 2013. Airlines scratched more than 3,700 flights in the Northeast through Saturday as snow began falling in what was predicted to be a huge blizzard that could dump 1 to 3 feet of...

Chicago remembers teen victim of city gun violence

February 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

The remains of Hadiya Pendleton are taken to her final resting place at the Cedar Park Cemetery Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, in Calumet Park, Ill. Pendleton was killed on Jan. 29, when a gunman opened fire on her and some friends seeking shelter in a park from the...

Fugitive’s rant puts focus on evolving LAPD legacy

February 9, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Thursday, May 1, 2008 file photo, Los Angeles Police Officers stand near “Phraselators” as they monitor May Day protesters gathering downtown to call for immigration reform in Los Angeles. The department is using new tactics...

Snowstorm hits NYC, Boston; 1 to 3 feet feared

February 8, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

A man battles fierce winds as he climbs a hill after leaving his car in a parking lot to avoid being towed during a parking ban, Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, in Portland, Maine. The National Weather Service issued a blizzard warning for Maine’s southern coast....

Ohio Amish beard-cutting ringleader gets 15 years

February 8, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Oct. 10, 2011 file photo, Sam Mullet Sr. stands in the front yard of his home in Bergholz, Ohio. Mullet, 67, the ringleader in a series of unusual hair- and beard-cutting attacks on fellow Amish religious followers in the U.S. was...

US orders shutdown of bus company in Calif. crash

February 8, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Feb. 4, 2013 photo, investigators work the scene where a tour bus collided with a pickup truck on Highway 38 north of Yucaipa, Calif., killing eight people. Federal regulators on Friday, Feb. 8, 2013 ordered the tour bus operator,...

Stella! Ornery dog leads to $1M Idaho lottery win

February 8, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

John Polidori, a member of a group of 34 University of Utah maintenance workers who won $1 million in the Idaho Lottery, poses with a ceremonial check on Friday, Feb. 8, 2013 outside the Idaho Lottery offices in Boise, Idaho with other members of the winning...