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Puerto Rican Arrested In Death Of Ohio Tourist

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Authorities in Puerto Rico have arrested a man suspected in the fatal stabbing of a tourist from Ohio. Police said Saturday that they expected to soon charge 22-year-old Juan Carela Acevedo. He is suspected of breaking into the Arena y Mar apartments...

Feds Warned Of Experiment Before NYC School Blast

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal safety officials had issued warnings about the dangers of a popular chemistry experiment before a New York City teenager suffered life-threatening burns in a blast during a demonstration in his high school class. The U.S. Chemical Safety Board circulated a...

Feds Warned Of Experiment Before NYC School Blast

NEW YORK (AP) — Federal safety officials had issued warnings about the dangers of a popular chemistry experiment before a New York City teenager suffered life-threatening burns in a blast during a demonstration in his high school class. The U.S. Chemical Safety Board circulated a...

GoDaddy Bowl Preview Capsule

Arkansas State (7-5) vs. Ball State (10-2), 8 p.m. CST (ESPN) At Ladd-Peebles Stadium, Mobile, Ala. Line: Ball State by 7. Series Record: First meeting. WHAT’S AT STAKE Arkansas State is trying to win its second straight GoDaddy Bowl, despite spending its fourth straight...

Snow, extreme cold wallop Northeast, more to come

The sun sets behind a row of trees at Liberty State Park, Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, in Jersey City, N.J. A clear sky gave way for a colorful sunset after the northern New Jersey region was hit with an overnight snowstorm which prompted Gov. Chris Christie to declare a state of...

Rapid fall for Army general accused of sex crimes

FORT BRAGG, N.C. (AP) — With a single star studded on each shoulder of his immaculate dress blues, Brig. Gen. Jeffrey A. Sinclair waited his turn to go through the metal detectors at the federal courthouse at Fort Bragg, just like everyone else. He smiled broadly at...

Historic freeze could break Midwest temp records

Four homeless men warm themselves on a steam grate by the Federal Trade Commission, blocks from the Capitol, during frigid temperatures in Washington, Saturday, January 4, 2014. A winter storm that swept across the Midwest this week blew through the Northeast on Friday, leaving...

Adult Hockey Team In Ohio Open To All Players

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — For a moment, the gay slur muttered by a hockey opponent during a game last year stung like an exposed limb against ice. “It was directed at one of our straight players,” recalled Lloyd Newman, president of the Ohio Mayhem and its umbrella...

Skimpy health law plans leave some ‘underinsured’

This photo taken Dec. 19, 2013 shows Avalere Health Vice President Caroline Pearson posing for a photo in her office in Washington. For working people making modest wages and struggling with high medical bills from chronic disease, President Barack Obama’s health care plan...

Providing health care complicated in rural areas

In this photo taken Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2013, Joe Manning sits in his office in De Funiak Springs, Fla. Manning is an outreach worker trained to sign people in rural Florida to participate in the Affordable Care Act. (AP Photo/Melissa Nelson) In this photo taken Tuesday, Dec. 17,...