North Korea sends another US citizen to prison
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:02:45 -0500

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) — North Korea on Friday sentenced a U.S. citizen of Korean heritage to 10 years in prison with hard labor after convicting him of espionage and subversion, the sec...  Full Story

Yahoo CEO could get $55M in severance pay in potential sale
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:42:55 -0500

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer will walk away with a $55 million severance package if the company's auction of its Internet operations culminates in a sale that ousts her from h...  Full Story

Faksa has goal and assist, Stars beat Blues 2-1 in Game 1
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 22:02:31 -0500

DALLAS (AP) — Radek Faksa scored the tiebreaking goal on a rebound with 4:44 to play and had an assist on the other Dallas goal to help the Stars open the second round of the Western Conferen...  Full Story

'Maze Runner' shoot delayed further due to star's injuries
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 18:34:38 -0500

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Principal photography on "Maze Runner: The Death Cure" has been further delayed to allow star Dylan O'Brien more time to recover from injuries he suffered during the shoot ...  Full Story

Pop went the weasel and down went the Large Hadron Collider
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 16:39:18 -0500

GENEVA (AP) — It's one of the physics world's most complex machines, and it has been immobilized — temporarily — by a weasel.

Spokesman Arnaud Marsollier says the world's largest atom ...  Full Story

President Obama celebrates jazz at the White House
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:23:02 -0500

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are celebrating International Jazz Day a day early with a concert at the White House.

Borrowing a line from trump...  Full Story

Obama announces new steps to curb gun violence
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 17:03:50 -0500

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama announced new steps Friday to help curb gun violence, including by identifying the requirements that "smart guns" would have to meet for law enforceme...  Full Story

Scheduled IndyCar race on streets of Boston canceled
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 21:03:04 -0500

BOSTON (AP) — First the 2024 Olympics. Now an IndyCar race is pulling out of Boston before it even began.

Organizers of the Grand Prix of Boston, which had been planned for Labor Day w...  Full Story

UN says N. Korea accusations vs US troops 'unsubstantiated'
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 22:03:16 -0500

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The American-led U.N. command on Saturday dismissed as unsubstantiated accusations from North Korea that U.S. troops at a border village tried to provoke its frontli...  Full Story

First widely available Zika test OK'd for emergency use
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:53:19 -0500

WASHINGTON (AP) — The first commercial test for the Zika virus has been cleared for emergency use in the U.S. and could be available by next week.

The Food and Drug Administration gran...  Full Story