PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) ΓΆΒ€Β” A flag-draped casket containing the body of Nelson Mandela arrived with a military honor guard Wednesday for display in an amphitheater where he was sworn in 19 years ago as South Africa's first black president.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) ΓΆΒ€Β” Police in Ukraine have pulled back after an overnight confrontation in which they attempted to remove barricades and tents from protesters' camp and scuffled with demonstrators
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) ΓΆΒ€Β” The storm that iced over Dallas, buried Philadelphia in snow and stranded drivers and air travelers everywhere in between at last plodded out of New England, exiting in muted fashion after days of foul weather.
Firefighters were called to a mobile home fire just before 3 a.m. in north Redding.
An eight-year-old boy was confronted by a man luring him with candy.
Sheriff Jerry Smith announced he will not run for office next year and will retire from law enforcement.
A widespread drop in temperatures prompted many to crank up the thermostat, causing two natural gas usage records to be broken in just a matter of days.
Deron Williams scored a season-high 25 points in his return to the lineup, Brook Lopez added 24, and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Boston Celtics 104-96 Tuesday night in the first matchup for Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett against their former team.
Roy Hibbert scored 24 points and Paul George had 15 of his 17 points during a second-half rally to lead the Pacers past Miami 90-84 Tuesday night in a matchup of the Eastern Conference's top two teams.
The Colorado Rockies have acquired Brett Anderson from the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday in exchange for pitchers Drew Pomeranz and Chris Jensen.
Mark Prior has decided to call it a career, the oft-injured pitcher told reporters at the winter meetings on Tuesday in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.