Powerful quake spares lives, but strikes at Italy’s identity

NORCIA, Italy (AP) — The third powerful earthquake to hit Italy in two months spared human life Sunday but struck at the nation’s identity, destroyingRead More

Massachusetts police investigate fatal shooting in Lynn

LYNN, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts State Police and local police are investigating the fatal shooting of a 38-year-old man in Lynn. The Essex District Attorney’sRead More

Movies, zombies, Halloween changing Mexico’s Day of the Dead

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Hollywood movies, zombie shows, Halloween and even politics are fast changing Mexico’s Day of the Dead celebrations, which traditionally consisted ofRead More

Pipeline opponents planning rally Saturday at North Dakota Capitol Mall

CANNON BALL, N.D.  — Protesters trying to block the Dakota Access Pipeline are bringing their concerns to the North Dakota Capitol. A rally is scheduledRead More

Only chance for weekend early voting opens in Massachusetts

BOSTON (AP) — Most Massachusetts communities are offering early voting this weekend. More than 80 percent of the Bay State’s 351 cities and towns areRead More

Halloween revelers descend on infamous ‘witch trials’ city

SALEM, Mass. (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of costumed ghouls, goblins and witches are descending on Salem, Massachusetts this weekend. Officials are expecting some 250,000Read More

Baker tapping popularity to sway voters on ballot questions

BOSTON (AP) — Gov. Charlie Baker is tapping into his popularity to try to persuade voters to support the expansion of charter schools and opposeRead More

Teen and toddler bond during therapy

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND S (AP) — A heartwarming story of an unlikely pair. A teen and toddler formed a bond like no other at a therapy centerRead More

Ukrainian man changes name to iPhone

KIEV, UKRAINE (AP) —  Twenty-year-old Ukrainian Sim iPhone cant get used to having to respond to his new, unusual name. He changed it a fewRead More

“A League of Their Own” ladies hold annual reunion

SARASOTA, FLORIDA  (AP) —  The hit sports film “A League of Their Own” proved there’s no crying in baseball. These women were tough and theyRead More