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Beckham presses forward with Miami stadium bid

AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee MIAMI (AP) — Two months have passed since English soccer star David Beckham hopped on a stage, his back to Miami’s sparkling Biscayne Bay, and announced plans to start a Major League Soccer franchise. The plan – and Beckham – have...
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Egypt to try 200 suspected of terrorist attacks

FILE – In this file photo taken Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013, Egyptian policemen stand guard at the scene of a powerful explosion, believed to be a car bomb, at a police headquarters building that killed at least a dozen people, wounded more than 100, and left scores buried under...
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First lady’s address on kidnapped Nigerian girls

Map locates violence across Nigeria.; 2c x 5 inches; 96.3 mm x 127 mm; Map locates violence across Nigeria.; 2c x 5 inches; 96.3 mm x 127 mm; Members of a confirmation group from St Mary Magdalene, Bexhill-on-sea, pose with their placards in support of the campaign for the...
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California farmer locked in battle with union

In this April 29, 2014 photo, Dan Gerawan, owner of at Gerawan Farming, Inc., left, talks with crew boss Jose Cabello in a nectarine orchard near Sanger, Calif. Gerawan is in a battle with the United Farm Workers, which wants to represent thousands of workers at the family farm....
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Arkansas clerk issues 1st gay marriage license

Jennifer Rambo, left, of Jacksonville, Ark., kisses her partner Kristin Seaton, right, of Fort Smith, Ark., as they wait in line at the Carroll County Courthouse to apply for a marriage license, Saturday, May 10, 2014, in Eureka Springs, Ark. Rambo and Seaton drove to Eureka...
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Gay couples in Arkansas line up outside courthouse

Jennifer Rambo, left, of Jacksonville, Ark., kisses her partner Kristin Seaton, right, of Fort Smith, Ark., as they wait in line at the Carroll County Courthouse to apply for a marriage license, Saturday, May 10, 2014, in Eureka Springs, Ark. Rambo and Seaton drove to Eureka...
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Pope OKs miracle for Paul VI in sainthood process

AAA May. 10, 2014 9:27 AM ETPope OKs miracle for Paul VI in sainthood process FILE — This file photo taken on June 21, 1963, shows Pope Paul VI portrayed after his election, with white Pontifical robe and pectoral cross. Pope Francis has approved a miracle credited to the...
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1 body recovered from Va. balloon crash; 2 missing

This photo provided by Nancy Johnson shows what authorities say is a hot-air balloon that wass believed to have caught fire and crashed in Virginia, Friday, May 10, 2014. Virginia State Police received calls of the crash shortly before 8 p.m., police spokeswoman Corinne Geller...

Ohio Plans To Build Mine Safety Training Center

ST. CLAIRSVILLE, Ohio (AP) — The state’s Department of Natural Resources plans to build a new mine safety training center in eastern Ohio. The department’s director, James Zehringer (ZAYR’-ihn-guhr), says officials are seeking proposals from community and...

Pregnant women gain new options under health law

WASHINGTON (AP) — The health care law has opened up a new opportunity for some mothers-to-be to save on medical bills for childbirth. Lower-income women who signed up for a private policy in the new insurance exchanges will have access to additional coverage from their...