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US to commit more forces to NATO efforts

BRUSSELS (AP) — The United States plans to join with other NATO nations in increasing ground and naval forces in Eastern Europe as part of the military alliance's response to Russia's incursion in Ukraine, the White House said Wednesday.

Last Updated on Thursday, 27 March 2014

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More domestic violence shelters are taking in pets

NEW YORK (AP) — When her abusive husband left for work last fall, she grabbed her kids, her dog and her bags, only to run up against a heart-wrenching obstacle: None of the city's more than 50 domestic violence shelters would accept the pet.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014

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Officials sort out number of missing from mudslide

ARLINGTON, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say they expect to soon have an updated number of the people believed missing following a massive, deadly Washington state landslide.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014

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Satellite spots 122 objects in Malaysia jet search

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A French satellite scanning the Indian Ocean for remnants of a missing jetliner found a possible plane debris field containing 122 objects, a top Malaysian official said Wednesday, calling it "the most credible lead that we have."

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014

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Bin Laden son-in-law convicted at NYC terror trial

NEW YORK (AP) — Osama bin Laden's son-in-law, the voice of fiery al-Qaida propaganda videotapes after the Sept. 11 attacks, was convicted Wednesday of conspiring to kill Americans for his role as the terror group's spokesman.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014

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Eminem, Outkast top 2014 Lollapalooza lineup

CHICAGO (AP) — Eminem and Outkast will headline a diverse lineup of more than 130 acts at this year's three-day Lollapalooza music festival in Chicago, Jane's Addiction lead singer and Lollapalooza founder Perry Farrell announced Wednesday.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014

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Star says 'Walking Dead' changed her temperament

NEW YORK (AP) — Spending your days killing zombies apparently takes its toll.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014

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EPA: Oil spill affected half-mile of Lake Michigan

WHITING, Ind. (AP) — Crews for oil giant BP worked Tuesday to clean up an undetermined amount of crude oil that spilled into Lake Michigan and affected about a half-mile section of shoreline near Chicago following a malfunction at BP's northwestern Indiana refinery, officials said.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 26 March 2014

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