A Massachusetts college student wanted in the BostonMarathon bombing was captured hiding out in a boat parked in a backyard Friday and his older brother lay dead in a furious 24-hour drama that transfixed the nation and paralyzed the Boston area with fear.
An uncle told The Associated Press that the men lived together near Boston and have been in the United States for about a decade. They came from the Russian region near Chechnya, which has been plagued by an Islamic insurgency stemming from separatist wars.
Attorney Gloria Allred and a group of Occidental College students and alumni file a federal complaint claiming the school violated equal rights standards when dealing with rape, assault and retaliation claims.
Nissan is recalling more than 19,000 Nissan and Infiniti SUVs because a brake part can fail and make it harder for the driver to stop the car.The recall affects Nissan Pathfinder and Infiniti JX SUVs from the 2013 model year.
California's unemployment rate fell slightly in March to 9.4 from 9.6 percent, according to the Labor Department. The state added 25,500 jobs in March, a significant chunk of the 88,000 jobs that were added in the U.
Is it, by chance, Helena Bonham Carter’s birthday? This begged me to take it out of the closet this morning, a frock very much a la Bonham Carter mode. [We all do know that her husband, Tim Burton, is from Burbank, right?]
The Boy Scouts of America is proposing to end its ban for gay youth members, but will continue to forbid gays as adult leaders. The proposal still needs to be voted on by its nearly 1,400 members of its National Council at a meeting in Texas in May.