| Mar 2, 2014
| 8:04 AM
The sun was spring-bright and the air winter-cold when Mary Jo Myers, wife of retired Gen. Richard B. Myers, finally said the words Saturday that a crowd of thousands had waited hours to hear:
"Man this ship and bring her to life."
| Feb 27, 2014
| 5:54 PM
A man who came into a Palmer Township bank Wednesday demanded cash and passed a teller a note that said "don't be a hero," police said. The teller handed over less than $2,000.
Joseph Misero, 23, and his girlfriend, Beth Marsteller, 31, both of Ashland,...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Do you have a hero in your life? Do you know somebody who works everyday in their community to try and make the world a better place? Someone who inspires others to do better and help others? Well, now you can recognize that person and even have them...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 4:50 PM
Jorge Bergoglio, the archbishop of Buenos Aires, was widely considered to be the runner-up in 2005 when Pope Benedict XVI was elected to lead the Catholic Church. But he didn't hang around the Vatican and plot a political strategy that would eventually...
| Feb 21, 2014
| 3:28 PM
The small European country of Belgium is in the news after its parliament voted to remove age restrictions from the country's euthanasia laws. If King Philippe signs the bill into law, it means children will be eligible for euthanasia.
| Feb 23, 2014
| 6:04 PM
MEZHGORYE, Ukraine — The center of Kiev was relatively calm Sunday after the months of protests that reached their violent apex last week, leaving scores dead in the streets, driving Ukraine's president out of the capital and placing the...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 6:45 AM
WASHINGTON — President Obama will seek to right a historical wrong next month when he awards two dozen veterans of World War II, Korea and Vietnam — including 17 Latinos — the Medal of Honor after a lengthy Pentagon review into racial...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 1:34 PM
The film "The Monuments Men," which opened Feb. 7 in theaters around the United States, has special meaning for Haya Pomrenze Tepper of Hollywood.
Her father, U.S. Army Capt. Seymour Pomrenze, was a member of the Allied military unit that rescued more...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 4:30 PM
With the ground-breaking 9½-hour "Shoah" and similar documentaries to his credit, it would be understandable if filmmaker Claude Lanzmann felt he'd spent enough time dealing with the Holocaust. But the opposite is true, with a vengeance.
At age 87...
| Jan 29, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Fleming — Ian Fleming — has become the subject of a biographical miniseries, "Fleming: The Man Who Would Be Bond." Commencing Wednesday on BBC America, it mainly concerns the wartime adventures of the future creator of James Bond when he...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 2:03 PM
In 20 years as a Publix truck driver, Rod Retana has earned recognition for both a near-spotless safety record and his skills in maneuvering an unwieldy 18-wheeler.
When the company's annual two-day Regional Truck Driving Championship starts Thursday at...