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Tough day on markets upended by NYSE outage

NEW YORK (AP) — It was already a tough day in markets when the unexpected hit.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 July 2015

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FBI probing Florida police shooting of man with air rifle

MIAMI (AP) — The FBI has opened an investigation into the fatal 2013 shooting by a South Florida sheriff's deputy of a man who was carrying an air rifle and may have been listening to music through earbuds.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 July 2015

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Russia vetoes UN resolution calling Srebrenica a genocide

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Russia vetoed a U.N. resolution Wednesday that would have condemned the 1995 massacre of Muslims at Srebrenica during the Bosnian war as a "crime of genocide," saying that singling out the Bosnian Serbs for a war crime would create greater division in the Balkans.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 July 2015

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Millions share story of Baby Doe found dead in Boston Harbor

BOSTON (AP) — In her computer-generated image, she is the picture of innocence: a 4-year-old girl with long brown hair, chubby cheeks and expressive brown eyes. The image has attracted a staggering 45 million views on Facebook as investigators try to identity the child whose remains were found on a Boston Harbor beach nearly two weeks ago.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 July 2015

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AP Source: US agent's gun used in San Francisco pier slaying

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A law enforcement official says the weapon used in the shooting death of a woman on a San Francisco pier belonged to a federal agent — the latest twist in a case that has become a flashpoint in the country's debate over immigration.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 July 2015

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Police: Gunmen from 2 vans fatally shoot 3 in Baltimore

BALTIMORE (AP) — Gunmen got out of two vans and began firing at a group gathered on a corner Tuesday night, fatally shooting three people, police said.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 July 2015

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Craft sake is the latest trend that's brewing in US

KITTERY, Maine (AP) — First came boutique wineries. Then microbreweries and craft distilleries. Now Japanese sake aficionados are hoping to transform the so-called "rice wine" into the next artisan alcohol-of-the-moment in the U.S.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 July 2015

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No Child Left Behind rewrites back up for debate, votes

WASHINGTON (AP) — With Republican and Democratic lawmakers calling it outdated and unworkable, Congress is set to try again to overhaul the Bush-era No Child Left Behind education law.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 08 July 2015

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