Loading...
  • B.B. King funeral to take place Saturday in Mississippi

    B.B. King funeral to take place Saturday in Mississippi

    Associated Press - 8 minutes ago
    B.B. King funeral to take place Saturday in Mississippi

    INDIANOLA, Miss. (AP) โ€” Blues pioneer B.B. King is being remembered in the Mississippi Delta as a man whose talent was equaled by his generous spirit. …

  • AP source: Hastert paid to keep old sex abuse claims secret

    AP source: Hastert paid to keep old sex abuse claims secret

    Associated Press - 12 minutes ago
    AP source: Hastert paid to keep old sex abuse claims secret

    CHICAGO (AP) โ€” Former House Speaker Dennis Hastert paid hush money to conceal claims that the Illinois Republican sexually molested someone decades ago, a person familiar with the allegations said. …

  • Latest on flooding: More rain in the forecast for Texas

    Latest on flooding: More rain in the forecast for Texas

    Associated Press - 16 minutes ago
    Latest on flooding: More rain in the forecast for Texas

    1 a.m. (CDT) …

  • Volunteers search for missing after Central Texas flood

    Volunteers search for missing after Central Texas flood

    Associated Press - 18 minutes ago
    Volunteers search for missing after Central Texas flood

    WIMBERLEY, Texas (AP) โ€” A handful of volunteers trudged along the muddy and brush-filled banks of the Blanco River in Central Texas, searching for a group of people still missing days after the vacation house where they were staying was swept away in a massive flood. …

  • Asia chief hails Blatter re-election as FIFA head

    Asia chief hails Blatter re-election as FIFA head

    Reuters - 18 minutes ago
    Asia chief hails Blatter re-election as FIFA head

    Asia football chief Shaikh Salman bin Ebrahim Al Khalifa congratulated FIFA president Sepp Blatter on his re-election for a fifth term -- a victory the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) played a major role in delivering. The AFC leadership's staunch support for Blatter was reiterated on the eve of the contest by Al Khalifa's patron, Olympic Council of Asia chief Sheikh Ahmad Al-Fahad Al-Sabah, despite the only other candidate being from Jordan. …