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Conn. commuter trains collide; 60 go to hospitals

May 17, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) — Two commuter trains serving New York City collided in Connecticut during Friday’s evening rush hour, sending 60 people to the hospital, including five with critical injuries, Gov. Dannel Malloy said. About 250 people were on board the Metro-North trains when one heading east from New York City’s Grand Central Station to...

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Pa. coffee run leads to hatchet hitchhiker arrest

May 17, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

CORRECTS SPELLING OF LAST NAME – In this undated photo downloaded from the Union County Prosecutor’s website, Caleb “Kai’ Lawrence McGillvary is shown. McGillvary, 24, is being sought by New Jersey authorities on a murder warrant in the beating...

Tornado-ravaged Texas town to start recovery

May 17, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Hood County Judge Darrell Cockerham talks to the media as Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott, left, and Texas Gov. Rick Perry listen after a tour of the storm-damaged Rancho Brazos subdivision in Granbury, Texas, on Friday May 17, 2013. On Wednesday, powerful...

OJ’s ex-lawyer contradicts his testimony on guns

May 17, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Former O.J. Simpson defense attorney Yale Galanter laughs as he testifies during an evidentiary hearing for Simpson in Clark County District Court on May 17, 2013 in Las Vegas. Simpson, who is currently serving a nine-to-33-year sentence in state prison as a...

Treasury officials told of IRS probe in June 2012

May 17, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Ousted IRS chief Steven Miller testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, May 17, 2013, before the House Ways and Means Committee hearing on the extra scrutiny the IRS gave Tea Party and other conservative groups that applied for tax-exempt status. (AP...

GM stock rises above $33 for first time in 2 years

May 17, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Jan. 12, 2009 file photo, the General Motors logo is seen on display at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Shares of General Motors reached an important milestone on Friday, May 17, 2013, topping their initial public...

Wash. state releases draft rules for legal pot

May 16, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

In this graphic provided by the Washington State Liquor Control Board, a logo that will be used for labeling legal marijuana produced in Washington state is shown. Officials released a preliminary draft of regulations for growing and selling legalized...

Texas tornado devastation includes Habitat homes

May 16, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

A man walks in front of a home damaged by Wednesday’s tornado in Cleburne, Texas on Thursday, May 16, 2013. Ten tornadoes touched down in several small communities in Texas overnight, leaving at least six people dead, dozens injured and hundreds...

Candice Glover wins 12th season of ‘American Idol’

May 16, 2013 • Entertainment, National NewsComments (0)

Host Ryan Seacrest, left, and finalists Candice Glover, center, and Kree Harrison speak on stage at the “American Idol” finale at the Nokia Theatre at L.A. Live on Thursday, May 16, 2013, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP) LOS...

Marchand lifts Bruins, 3-2 in OT over Rangers

May 16, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Boston Bruins left wing Brad Marchand celebrates following his game-winning goal against New York Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist during overtime in Game 1 of an NHL hockey playoffs Eastern Conference semifinal game in Boston, Thursday, May 16, 2013. The...