NEW YORK (AP) ? Nick Gilbert and the Cleveland Cavaliers have beaten the NBA lottery odds again.
Twisters keep returning, but Oklahoma still short on shelters By Mary Wisniewski and David Bailey (Reuters) - The people of central Oklahoma know all too well the destructive power of a tornado, but when a big one rolled toward the town of Moore again on Monday, residents had few basements and storm shelters to run to when the alarm sounded, officials said. Two elementary schools that were hit by the EF-5 tor......
Library honors Carole King with US pop music prize
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Carole King isn't done with music ? not yet anyway.
Senate panel passes immigration bill; Obama praises move
By Rachelle Younglai and Caren Bohan WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A Senate panel on Tuesday approved legislation to give millions of illegal immigrants a path to citizenship, setting up a spirited debate next month in the full Senate over the biggest changes in immigration policy in a generation. President Barack Obama, who has made enactment of an immig......
Lawyer: Feds investigating Susan Powell case
WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah (AP) ? The lawyer for the family of missing Utah woman Susan Powell said Tuesday that even as local police close the active part of their investigation into her disappearance, federal authorities continue to review the case ? a claim that was denied by the U.S. Attorney's Office in Salt Lake City.
Biden: Jewish leaders drove gay marriage changes WASHINGTON (AP) ? Vice President Joe Biden is praising Jewish leaders for helping change American attitudes about gay marriage and other issues.
FBI ID's Benghazi suspects _ but no arrests yet
WASHINGTON (AP) ? The U.S. has identified five men who might be responsible for the attack on the diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, last year, and has enough evidence to justify seizing them by military force as suspected terrorists, officials say. But there isn't enough proof to try them in a U.S. civilian court as the Obama administrati......
10 Things to Know for Wednesday
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:
Canseco player-coach in indy league _ for a series FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) ? Jose Canseco is back in the independent United League as a player-coach. At least for one series.
Power of Moore tornado dwarfs Hiroshima bomb
WASHINGTON (AP) ? Everything had to come together just perfectly to create the killer tornado in Moore, Okla.: wind speed, moisture in the air, temperature and timing. And when they did, the awesome energy released over that city dwarfed the power of the atomic bomb that leveled Hiroshima.