FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) — Inspired by the popular movie "Wedding Crashers", a Florida couple is actually asking strangers to crash their wedding next month.
Lee County sheriff's deputy Paul Johnson and Shelly Osterhout say the more the merrier. They're hosting the Oct. 10 wedding at an outdoor shopping plaza. The couple, who met online, are promising an unforgettable surprise. They're planning for up to 1,600 people.
MIAMI (AP) — The Bahamas is bracing for a brush with Hurricane Joaquin, which is on a projected track that would take it near the East Coast of the U.S.
Forecasters with the Bahamas Meteorology Office say the Category 1 storm is expected to pass near small islands in the eastern part of the island chain. Senior Meteorological Officer Geoffrey Greene said Wednesday the storm should be close enough to San Salvador, Cat Island and Eleuthera to bring tropical-storm-force...
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Federal authorities say a U.S. Army soldier and three former soldiers have been sentenced for their involvement in a bribery scheme in Afghanistan that resulted in the theft of more than $10 million worth of fuel.
The U.S. Department of Justice said each of the four men was sentenced Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Raleigh, North Carolina. They each had pleaded guilty to conspiracy and bribery.
DENVER (AP) — Republican presidential candidates seem to be drawing this lesson from Mitt Romney's failed 2012 campaign — don't promise to balance the budget while cutting taxes.
Romney's vow led Democrats to accuse him of planning to effectively raise middle class taxes while dramatically cutting those for the wealthy. The plans of this campaign's GOP presidential hopefuls would cut taxes for as many people as possible, without any promises of a balanced budget....