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  • Man said to be homesick for prison gets 3½ years

    Man said to be homesick for prison gets 3½ years

    4 minutes 48 seconds ago
    Man said to be homesick for prison gets 3½ years

    CHICAGO (AP) — An ex-con who spent most of his adult life behind bars on Thursday got what he said he wanted for robbing a suburban Chicago bank. The 74-year-old gets to go back to the place he called home — prison. …

  • Kim Novak speaks out against Oscar night 'bullies'

    Kim Novak speaks out against Oscar night 'bullies'

    Associated Press - 10 minutes ago
    Kim Novak speaks out against Oscar night 'bullies'

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kim Novak is speaking out about criticism about how she looked on stage at last month's Academy Awards. …

  • Obama shows skepticism on Russia in Ukraine

    Obama shows skepticism on Russia in Ukraine

    Associated Press - 10 minutes ago
    Obama shows skepticism on Russia in Ukraine

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama conveyed skepticism Thursday about Russian promises to de-escalate a volatile situation in Ukraine, and said the United State and its allies are ready to impose fresh sanctions if Moscow doesn't make good on its commitments. …

  • 911 calls capture chaos after truck-on-bus crash

    911 calls capture chaos after truck-on-bus crash

    Associated Press - 11 minutes ago
    911 calls capture chaos after truck-on-bus crash

    ORLAND, Calif. (AP) — With shrieks in the background, a shocked passenger struggled to recount to an emergency dispatcher how a FedEx tractor-trailer smashed into a tour bus carrying high school students. In other 911 calls released Thursday, motorists described explosions after the fiery wreck that left 10 people dead. …

  • Nobel laureate Garcia Marquez dies at 87

    Nobel laureate Garcia Marquez dies at 87

    Associated Press - 16 minutes ago
    Nobel laureate Garcia Marquez dies at 87

    MEXICO CITY (AP) — Gabriel Garcia Marquez, the Nobel laureate whose intoxicating novels and short stories exposed millions outside Latin America to its passions, superstition, violence and social inequality, died at home in Mexico City on Thursday. He was 87. …