Making waves: Rick Yancey plans a new '5th Wave' novel

NEW YORK (AP) — Best-selling author Rick Yancey is ready to make new waves. G.P. Putnam’s Sons Books for Young Readers told The Associated Press on Tuesday that Yancey had a three-book deal, including at least one that continues his “5th Wave” science...

Don Warden, longtime manager of Dolly Parton, dies at age 87

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Don Warden, the longtime manager of Dolly Parton who met the young country singer when she joined “The Porter Wagoner Show,” has died. He was 87. Kirt Webster, spokesman for Parton, confirmed Monday that Warden died on Saturday. No...

‘A real kick in the rear’: Northeast hit by late-season snow

A person stands in the wind-driven snow during a winter storm Tuesday, March 14, 2017, in Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer) NEW YORK (AP) — A blustery, late-season storm clobbered the Northeast with sleet and heavy snow Tuesday, crippling much of the Washington-to-Boston...

NE Ohio Coroner Runs Out Of Space, Uses Mobile Morgue Setup

CANTON, Ohio (AP) — Another Ohio county has made use of a mobile cooling unit to store bodies because its morgue ran out of space, in part because of fatal drug overdoses. WEWS-TV ( ) reports the Stark County coroner had to bring in a 20-foot cooling trailer over the weekend....

Winter storm in Northeast causes NHL, NIT postponements

A man digs his car out along William Street during a snow storm, Tuesday, March 14, 2017, in New York. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has declared a state of emergency Tuesday for all of New York’s 62 counties, including New York City’s five boroughs. (AP Photo/Julie...

The Latest: Tidal flooding in New Jersey as nor'easter hits

AP Photo/Julio Cortez NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on a strong winter storm expected in the Northeast (all times local): 10:30 a.m. Parts of Atlantic City and other towns in southern New Jersey are dealing with tidal flooding from the nor’easter. A homeowner posted...

Dublin sees future as hub for financial firms fleeing Brexit

AP Photo/Shawn Pogatchnik DUBLIN (AP) — Britain’s plans to leave the European Union threaten to cause Ireland all kinds of economic and security headaches. But a silver lining is expanding daily along the crane-filled banks of the River Liffey, a likely post-Brexit...

Broadway theaters to stay open Tuesday night despite snow

AP Photo/Mark Lennihan NEW YORK (AP) — Broadway producers have decided to keep theaters open Tuesday night for the hardy folks willing to brave the snow and sleet. More than two dozen shows will play as scheduled, including “Hamilton,” ”Dear Evan...

Stars from one-bid leagues savor chance to take center stage

FILE – In this Wednesday, March 8, 2017, file photo, Bucknell’s Nana Foulland (20) dishes the ball off as Lehigh’s Tim Kempton (32) defends during the second half of an NCAA college basketball for the Patriot League tournament championship in Lewisburg, Pa. The...

Trump White House sees “deep state” behind opposition, leaks

FILE – In this Feb. 7, 2017 file photo, White House chief strategist Steve Bannon is seen in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. The White House and its allies have stepped up attacks on a foe typically associated with fragile democracies, military coups...