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NEW YORK (AP) — An emergency medical technician and mother of five who authorities said was "bravely doing her job" was killed when she was run over by her own ambulance that had just been stolen. Yadira Arroyo, 44, and another EMT were in the process of responding to a call...
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Perched atop an Adirondack mountain, the 325-acre site for sale seems to have everything a developer could want: spectacular views, a man-made lake, close proximity to the tourist destination of Saratoga Springs and, oh, former President Ulysses S. Grant...
BOSTON (AP) — Students are developing a virtual reality game based on James Joyce's ponderous tome "Ulysses" as part of a class at Boston College. The goal of "Joycestick" is to expose new audiences to the works of one of Ireland's most celebrated authors, as well as to give a...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on NYC emergency medical technician fatally struck by a stolen ambulance (all times local): 11:15 p.m. Police say an emergency medical technician in New York City has died after she was run over by a stolen ambulance. Authorities say the EMT had...
HONOLULU (AP) — A 19-year-old college student is pleading no contest in a case involving seabirds killed at a Hawaii nature reserve. Christian Gutierrez pleaded no contest Thursday to animal cruelty, theft and other charges. In exchange, prosecutors agree to dismiss 14 remaining...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A conservative federal appellate court judge who was a key author of the so-called torture memos under the Bush administration criticized personal attacks on the judiciary even while defending President Donald Trump's authority to ban travelers from mostly...
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) — A Southeast Texas man and his girlfriend were indicted Thursday on charges arising from the cyberbullying of the man's ex-girlfriend until her suicide. A Galveston County grand jury indicted Andres Arturo Villagomez, 21, and girlfriend Karinthya Sanchez...
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A disbarred Harvard University-trained attorney was sentenced to 40 years in prison Thursday after emotional testimony from his victims in a kidnapping so elaborate and bizarre that police in California initially dismissed it as a hoax. In court, victim...
HONOLULU (AP) — An endangered Hawaiian monk seal has died after wandering into a net pen and becoming trapped at a fish farm that was partially funded by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration in Hawaii. Officials with NOAA said Thursday the death of the 10-year-old...