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10 A.M. The trial of Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev (joh-HAHR' tsahr-NEYE'-ehv) has begun with opening statements from the prosecution. Assistant U.S. Attorney William Weinreb said Wednesday that Tsarnaev carried a bomb in a backpack. The prosecutor says: "It...
LONDON (AP) — The tedium of the daily commute has turned out to be pretty productive for Paula Hawkins. Journeys spent staring out railway-carriage windows inspired the former journalist's first thriller, "The Girl on the Train," whose title character glimpses something...
ROME (AP) — In a dramatic sea rescue north of Libya, a flotilla of rescue ships saved nearly 1,000 migrants and refugees, while 10 migrants perished in the southern Mediterranean, Italian officials said Wednesday. The rescue vessels, including from Italy's coast guard and navy,...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — People aren't the only ones suffering from a seemingly endless winter of bone-rattling cold, record-busting snow and ice-slick sidewalks. Pooches' paws feel the pain, too. While millions of residents from the Rocky Mountains to the East Coast shovel snow deep...
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican police and soldiers arrested the Zetas drug cartel leader Omar Trevino Morales, alias "Z-42," on Wednesday, a federal official said. The official, who was not authorized to be quoted by name due to government policy, said Trevino Morales was arrested...
NEW YORK (AP) — People recognize Laura Benanti on the street these days. They just don't know why. "They'll be like, 'You're the girl from the thing!' And then I just go, 'Yeah!'" the actress said, laughing. "Then they say, 'Which thing?' And I answer, 'I don't know. I don't...
NEW YORK (AP) — People recognize Laura Benanti on the street these days. They just don't know why. "They'll be like, 'You're the girl from the thing!' And then I just go, 'Yeah!'" the actress said, laughing. "Then they say, 'Which thing?' And I answer, 'I don't know. I don't...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — And you thought Hollywood's award season was over. A teenage tearjerker, a foul-mouthed coed comedy and a raucous space adventure featuring a talking tree lead the nominees for the 2015 MTV Movie Awards. MTV announced Wednesday that "The Fault in Our Stars...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — And you thought Hollywood's award season was over. A teenage tearjerker, a foul-mouthed coed comedy and a raucous space adventure featuring a talking tree lead the nominees for the 2015 MTV Movie Awards. MTV announced Wednesday that "The Fault in Our Stars...