Zimbabwe ruling party: Mugabe could be impeached in 2 days

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — Zimbabwe's ruling party expressed confidence Monday that longtime President Robert Mugabe could be impeached within two days, while the world's oldest head of state ignored the party's midday deadline to resign.

  • Written by By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA and FARAI MUTSAKA , Associated Press

Warming to make thunderstorms larger and more frequent

WASHINGTON (AP) — A new study says summer thunderstorms in North America will likely be larger, wetter and more frequent in a warmer world, dumping 80 percent more rain in some areas and worsening flooding.

  • Written by By SETH BORENSTEIN , AP Science Writer

Many Christian conservatives are backing Alabama's Roy Moore


BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Alabama's Christian conservatives see Roy Moore as their champion. He has battled federal judges and castigated liberals, big government, gun control, Muslims, homosexuality and anything else that doesn't fit the evangelical mold.

  • Written by By JAY REEVES , Associated Press

Hippie cult leader Charles Manson dead at 83

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Charles Manson, the hippie cult leader who became the hypnotic-eyed face of evil across America after masterminding the gruesome murders of pregnant actress Sharon Tate and six others in Los Angeles during the summer of 1969, died Sunday night after nearly a half-century in prison. He was 83.

  • Written by By JOHN ROGERS , Associated Press