SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — An Indiana teenager's luck has apparently run out after a runaway beer keg on St. Patrick's Day caught the attention of police.
Indiana State Excise Police say the newly purchased keg fell from the bed of 18-year-old Scott Benge's pickup truck Tuesday when the tailgate gave way. Police retrieved the keg from the road and cited Benge for illegally transporting an alcoholic beverage.
CINCINNATI (AP) — A woman accused of decapitating her 3-month-old daughter was considered a threat to the baby and was accused in court documents of "acting crazy" and talking about demons.
A juvenile court judge on March 6 ordered Jayniah Watkins taken from her mother and placed in the custody of Hamilton County Job and Family Services. The baby was then placed temporarily with an aunt by the county agency.
LIBERTY, Mo. (AP) — The principal of a suburban Kansas City middle school has resigned nearly a month after a student with Asperger's syndrome was seriously hurt in a bullying incident.
Principal Dan Weakley of Liberty Middle School also will take a personal leave of absence for the remainder of the school year. The Liberty Board of Education on Monday accepted Weakley's resignation and granted his request for leave.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House says the United States will re-evaluate the best way to bring about a two-state resolution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict following Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's election victory.
Just ahead of the election, Netanyahu reversed his former position by opposing the creation of a separate Palestinian state.
White House spokesman Josh Earnest says President Barack Obama still believes the best solution...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. military says it bombed an Islamic State drone aircraft in Iraq that was being used for battlefield surveillance.
A spokesman for the U.S. military command in charge of the conflict against the Islamic State said Wednesday that the drone was a small, unarmed hand-held type of the sort that can be purchased commercially.
The spokesman, Maj. Kim Michelsen, said that Islamic State fighters had been flying the drone for a short...
NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks says it will start delivering to customers in select parts of Seattle and New York City later this year.
The details will be discussed at the coffee chain's annual meeting Wednesday.
In Seattle, it will team up with a company called Postmates to deliver to homes and offices within specific areas. In New York City, delivery will be from existing or newly setup Starbucks shops in certain buildings, starting with the Empire...
NEW YORK (AP) — The cast of Martin Scorsese's "GoodFellas" will reunite for the film's 25th anniversary at the Tribeca Film Festival.
The festival announced Wednesday that a re-mastered version of the gangster film classic will close the 14th annual Tribeca Film Festival on April 25. Following the screening at New York's Beacon Theatre, Jon Stewart will host a conversation with Scorsese and the cast, including Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Lorraine Bracco, Ray Liotta and...