Mark Medoff, who wrote the award-winning play “Children of a Lesser God,” has died in New Mexico at age 79. Medoff’s daughter, Jessica Bunchman, confirmed
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NEW YORK (AP) — Police have arrested a man on criminal mischief charges for smashing up New York City’s flashy sidewalk Wi-Fi kiosks. New York
HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Texas has executed a white supremacist who orchestrated the 1998 dragging death of a black man.
MIAMI (AP) — With Hurricane Michael strengthening as it took aim at Florida’s Panhandle, Mark Bowen and his employees watched the live footage through tears.
SUNNYVALE, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on eight people injured in Northern California after a car plows into them (all times local): 4:50 p.m. Police
NEW YORK (AP) — The 18th Tribeca Film Festival has moved uptown for an opening night honoring New York’s Apollo Theater. Roger Ross Williams’ “The
FORT CARSON, Colo. (AP) — The U.S. military says an Idaho soldier assigned to Fort Carson, Colorado, has died in a noncombat incident in Iraq.
SUNLAND PARK, New Mexico (AP) — Authorities have distanced themselves from an armed civilian group that detains asylum-seeking families at the U.S.-Mexico border. But the
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A proposed school voucher bill in Tennessee has caught the attention and support of President Donald Trump. Trump tweeted Wednesday that
ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a wealthy stock trader in a bunker fire death at his Maryland home (all times
Jury convicts stock trader of 2nd-degree murder, involuntary manslaughter in fire death of man who dug bunker under home
ROCKVILLE, Md. (AP) — Jury convicts stock trader of 2nd-degree murder, involuntary manslaughter in fire death of man who dug bunker under home.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new study finds that for the past three years virtually nothing is hatching at Antarctica’s second biggest breeding grounds for emperor
PARADISE, California (AP) — Wildfire surrounded Darrel Wilken and the three hospital patients in his car. But instead of evacuating Paradise, they were stuck in
DALLAS (AP) — The Latest on flash flooding from heavy rain over North Texas and Texas rolling plains (all times local): 5:45 p.m. A woman
PINE BLUFF, Ark. (AP) — A 69-year-old Arkansas woman who was convicted of fatally shooting her husband after she discovered he had reordered a pornography