Ginger Zee shines on ‘Dancing with the Stars’ despite injury

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ginger Zee's ailing back didn't seem to affect her much during the first half of the two-night season finale of ABC's "Dancing with the Stars."…

Hip Roofs Revisited

Milepost 1078 A very long time ago, I wrote a piece here about scratchbuilding hip roofs.  Just to review, a hip roof is one with all four sides having the same slope to the top.  If the building isn’t square, then there is a ridge along the top of the roof where...

NYC’s police, firefighters brawl at charity football game

NYC’s police, firefighters brawl at charity football game Associated Press – 24 May 2016 11:48-04:00 Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

2 Killed In Head-on, Wrong-way Motorcycle Crash

WASHINGTON COURT HOUSE, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say two people were killed when a motorcycle they were on was driving the wrong way and collided head-on with a car about 35 miles southwest of Columbus. It happened Monday afternoon on U.S. Route 22 in Washington Court House....

Apple boss Tim Cook: Apps are future of TV

AMSTERDAM (AP) — Apple CEO Tim Cook says apps are the future of television and that the company wants to help change the entertainment industry….

Best Buy

RICHFIELD, Minn. (AP) — Best Buy Co. (BBY) on Tuesday reported fiscal first-quarter profit of $229 million….

British pound up as poll points to waning EU exit risk

LONDON (AP) — The British pound is posting strong gains after another opinion poll indicated that those advocating a British exit – so-called Brexit – from the European Union are losing ground….

Authorities ID Missouri Woman Killed In Ohio Hotel Fire

COPLEY, Ohio (AP) — Authorities have identified a Missouri woman who was killed over the weekend during an early morning hotel fire in Ohio. The fire at a Hawthorn Suites broke out just before 5 a.m. Saturday about 5 miles west of Akron in Copley. The Akron Beacon Journal reports...

Cosby accuser says she was dizzy, felt ‘like jelly’

Cosby accuser says she was dizzy, felt ‘like jelly’ Associated Press – 24 May 2016 11:16-04:00 Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

AP Interview: Qatar energy minister wants ‘fair’ oil price

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The oil market is slowly recovering from its steep drop over the past two years but crude is still not trading at a "fair price" to encourage necessary investment, Qatar's energy and industry minister said Tuesday, ahead of next...