10 Things to Know-Wednesday
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 20:28:55 -0500

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:


The U.S. presi...  Full Story

Things to know about $8B wind energy proposal
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:35:19 -0500

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — An alliance of four companies has proposed an $8 billion project to supply the Los Angeles area with large amounts of electricity from a wind farm in Wyoming. Here are a...  Full Story

Selig hopes Jeter will wind up owning team
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 19:33:50 -0500

NEW YORK (AP) — Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig hopes one day Derek Jeter will own a team after the 40-year-old shortstop retires as a player.

The New York Yankees captain, playing his...  Full Story

Patti LaBelle party wins cadet-beating suit
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 21:02:12 -0500

HOUSTON (AP) — A former West Point cadet has lost his multimillion-dollar lawsuit against staff members for R&B singer Patti LaBelle over a beating received while waiting outside a Houston ai...  Full Story

Prosecutors: Texas man used cocaine to buy votes
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 13:20:01 -0500

McALLEN, Texas (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a 47-year-old man provided cocaine to secure votes for school board candidates in South Texas.

A federal judge in McAllen on Monday schedu...  Full Story

Scholar behind anti-Obama film gets probation
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 20:58:11 -0500

NEW YORK (AP) — A conservative scholar behind a high-grossing film condemning President Barack Obama was ordered Tuesday to spend eight months in community confinement and undergo therapeutic...  Full Story

ACLU sues over Arizona 'revenge porn' bill
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:01:26 -0500

PHOENIX (AP) — A new Arizona law making "revenge porn" illegal is so broad it criminalizes booksellers, artists, news photographers and even historians and is therefore unconstitutional, the ...  Full Story

Denver area students walk out of school in protest
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 20:48:05 -0500

ARVADA, Colo. (AP) — Hundreds of students walked out of classrooms around suburban Denver on Tuesday in protest over a conservative-led school board proposal to focus history education on top...  Full Story

Vatican puts ex-Dominican envoy under house arrest
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 18:40:46 -0500

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican put its former ambassador to the Dominican Republic under house arrest Tuesday after opening a criminal trial against him, the first time a high-ranking Vatica...  Full Story

US warns that Ebola could infect 1.4 million
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 16:14:29 -0500

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. health officials Tuesday laid out worst-case and best-case scenarios for the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, warning that the number of infected people could explode to at...  Full Story