Suspect in Kansas shootings faces murder charges

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Kansas prosecutors filed state-level murder charges Tuesday against the white supremacist accused in shootings that left three people dead at two Jewish community sites in suburban Kansas City. Frazier Glenn Cross has been charged with one count...
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Full lunar eclipse delights Americas, 1st of year

As the moon completely crosses the earth’s shadow, the first of four total lunar eclipses, called the Blood Moon, occur in Whittier, Ca., USA on Tuesday, April 15, 2014. (AP Photo/Nick Ut ) As the moon completely crosses the earth’s shadow, the first of four total...
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US anti-Semitic attacks down before Kansas deaths

In this Sunday, April 13, 2014 image from video provided by KCTV-5, Frazier Glenn Cross, also known as Frazier Glenn Miller, is escorted by police in an elementary school parking lot in Overland Park, Kan. Cross, 73, accused of killing three people in attacks at a Jewish...
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Police: Suspected killers wore GPS devices

This combination of undated photos from the Megan’s Law website shows suspects, Stephen Dean Gordon, 45, left, and Franc Cano, 27, who were arrested on Friday, April 11, 2014, on suspicion of killing four women in Orange County, Calif. Anaheim police said detectives in...
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Tributes planned to mark Boston Marathon bombing

AAA Apr. 15, 2014 6:05 AM ETTributes planned to mark Boston Marathon bombing A passer-by walks past yellow and blue crocheted hearts that hang from a lamp post in front of the Forum restaurant near the finish line of the Boston Marathon Monday, April 14, 2014, in Boston. The...

People with old Social Security debts get reprieve

WASHINGTON (AP) — People with old Social Security debts are getting a reprieve — for now. The Social Security Administration had been participating in a program in which thousands of people were having their tax refunds seized to recoup overpayments that happened...
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US anti-Semitic attacks down before Kan. shooting

In this Sunday, April 13, 2014 image from video provided by KCTV-5, Frazier Glenn Cross, also known as Frazier Glenn Miller, is escorted by police in an elementary school parking lot in Overland Park, Kan. Cross, 73, accused of killing three people in attacks at a Jewish...

Storm topples RVs near Mississippi’s Gulf coast

GAUTIER, Miss. (AP) — Authorities say a storm packing powerful straight-line winds has overturned up to 30 campers in the coastal Mississippi community of Gautier. The Sun Herald reports (http://bit.ly/1kVnV0T ) that the storm toppled the recreational vehicles at around 8...
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Family, friends remember Kansas shooting victims

Will Corporon, left, and Tony Corporon, right, fight emotions while Mindy Losen, center, talks about her son and father during a news conference at their church in Leawood, Kan., Monday, April 14, 2014. Dr. William Corporon and his 14-year-old grandson were victims of...
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Donna Tartt wins fiction Pulitzer for ‘Goldfinch’

FILE – This Oct. 7, 2002 file photo shows author Donna Tartt in New York. Tartt’s “The Goldfinch†won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction on Monday, April 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Gino Domenico, File) FILE – This Oct. 7, 2002 file photo shows author Donna...