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Worker describes escape from burning building

In this image taken from video provided by Karen Jones, a worker lowers himself from a fifth floor balcony before swinging down to the one below as firefighters battle a five-alarm fire at a construction site Tuesday, March 25, 2014, in Houston. The cellphone video, shot by Karen...
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Feds praise verdict against bin Laden son-in-law

FILE – In this undated image made from video and provided by by Al-Jazeera, Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, is shown. Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law and spokesman still maintains that there was justification for the September 11, 2001 attacks orchestrated by al-Qaida upon the...
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Feds praise verdict against bin Laden son-in-law

FILE – In this undated image made from video and provided by by Al-Jazeera, Sulaiman Abu Ghaith, is shown. Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law and spokesman still maintains that there was justification for the September 11, 2001 attacks orchestrated by al-Qaida upon the...
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Paltrow’s ‘conscious uncoupling’ confounds many

AP Photo/Colin Young-Wolff NEW YORK (AP) — Like any world unto itself, Hollywood has its own lexicon. But Gwyneth Paltrow’s use of the term “conscious uncoupling” to describe her breakup with Chris Martin this week had even Hollywood veterans scratching...

Visionary or looney? Zuckerberg on spending spree

NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook’s two biggest acquisitions yet are raising some eyebrows. Longtime technology analyst Roger Kay wonders whether Mark Zuckerberg “is nuts” for agreeing to pay $2 billion for virtual reality company Oculus less than five weeks after...
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Senators concerned by Secret Service allegations

The U.S. flag flies outside Hotel Huis ter Duin, the hotel where President Barack Obama stayed Monday night, in Noordwijk, western Netherlands, Wednesday March 26, 2014. A Secret Service agent found drunk by staff at an undisclosed Dutch hotel was recalled to the U.S. along with...
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Worker says Houston fire left him no time to spare

In this image taken from video provided by Karen Jones, a worker lowers himself from a fifth floor balcony before swinging down to the one below as firefighters battle a five-alarm fire at a construction site Tuesday, March 25, 2014, in Houston. The cellphone video, shot by Karen...

Political instability, weather spur wheat prices

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Political instability in Ukraine -coupled with potential freeze damage to winter wheat in the United States and a deepening drought in some major wheat producing countries – are conspiring to significantly drive up wheat prices, economists say....

Political instability, weather spur wheat prices

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Political instability in Ukraine -coupled with potential freeze damage to winter wheat in the United States and a deepening drought in some major wheat producing countries – are conspiring to significantly drive up wheat prices, economists say....
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Review: ‘Chavez’ gives leader routine treatment

AP Photo LOS ANGELES (AP) — Diego Luna’s heartfelt biographical drama, “Cesar Chavez,” chronicles the five-year struggle of the United Farm Workers co-founder in the 1960s to get California grape growers to the negotiating table to hammer out fair wages...