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Start of 2012, March shatter US heat records

April 9, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

FILE – In this March 13, 2012, file photo a man snaps a photo of a blossoming tree with his iPhone outside the Philadelphia Museum of Art in Philadelphia. America this year, especially in March, has been so warm that national records aren’t just broken, they are being deep fried. The lower 48 states were [&hellip...

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Navy jet crash a 'Good Friday miracle' _ but how?

April 8, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

The burning fuselage of an F/A-18 Hornet lies smoldering after crashing into a residential building in Virginia Beach, Va., Friday, April 6, 2012. The Navy did not immediately return telephone messages left by The Associated Press, but media reports indicate...

Kinkade: Artist drew many fans, few critical raves

April 8, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

FILE – In this Sept. 22, 2006 file photo, artist Thomas Kinkade works on a study of Graceland in Memphis, Tenn. Kinkade, whose brushwork paintings of idyllic landscapes, cottages and churches have been big sellers for dealers across the United States,...

Neighbors fearful after shootings in Tulsa

April 8, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

Tulsa Mayor Dewey Bartlett, right, chats with Tulsa Chief of Police Chuck Jordan during a news conference at the Tulsa Police Department, Saturday, April 7, 2012 in downtown Tulsa, Okla. Police believe the same attacker or attackers are behind a series of...

Challenges facing Romney in wooing female voters

April 8, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, center, flanked by campaign volunteers Jordan Furr, left, and Sherrie-Kaye Miller, both of Mechanicsburg, Pa., telephones a potential voter from a call center at his Pennsylvania...

Furniture company's revival has global message

April 8, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

In this Friday, March 16, 2012 photo, Dean Hoyle wipes down the top of a nightstand before packaging it for delivery at the Lincolnton Furniture Company in Lincolnton, N.C. Five generations of Cochranes had been furniture makers, but by the mid-1990s the...

Navy jet crashes into Va, apartments, pilots eject

April 7, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

In this image made from video and provided by WVEC TV, smoke billows near an apartment complex where a Navy jet crashed in Virginia Beach, Va., Friday, March 6, 2012. The F/A-18 Hornet crashed into the apartment building, officials said, and the two-member...

Petrino didn't want 911 call, called security

April 7, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

In this photo taken Sunday, April 1, 2012 and provided by the Arkansas State Police, the wreckage of Arkansas football coach Bobby Petrino’s motorcycle rest off the shoulder of a highway near Crosses, Ark. The accident on Sunday injured Petrino and it...

Official: Suspect returned to campus over tuition

April 7, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

Mourners attend a memorial service at the Allen Temple Baptist Church Tuesday, April 3, 2012, in Oakland, Calif. Several hundred people gathered Tuesday night for a prayer vigil for the victims of Monday’s shooting at Oikos University, a small Christian...

Co-worker says Powell described snowy camping trip

April 7, 2012 • National NewsComments Off

Steven Powell leaves the courtroom of Judge Ronald Culpepper after appearing in the Pierce County Superior Court to have his case thrown out on Friday, March 30, 2012 in Tacoma, wash. Court documents were unsealed in connection with Powell’s case on...