- Maine ski resort focuses on safety after chairlift accidents
San Diego Union-Tribune, Saturday - 11/28/2015 - 10:32 AM
A Maine ski resort that's responsible two of three chairlift mechanical failures that led to injuries in the past five years is working to make sure it doesn't happen again.
- GOP rhetoric on Muslims seen as having little cost
Associated Press, Saturday - 11/28/2015 - 09:59 AM
Some leading Republican presidential candidates seem to view Muslims as fair game for increasingly harsh words they might use with more caution against any other group for fear of the political cost. So far, that strategy is winning support from conservatives influential in picking the nominee.
- Race to settle budget fight means resolving policy disputes
San Diego Union-Tribune, Saturday - 11/28/2015 - 09:48 AM
Farm-state lawmakers are trying to thwart new clean water rules.
- S Carolina shoppers latest to pay taxes on Amazon sales
Kansas City Star, Saturday - 11/28/2015 - 09:46 AM
A sales-tax break the Legislature gave Amazon in 2011 expires Jan. 1, making South Carolina the last state to collect among those where officials cut similar deals with the online retail giant. …
- Carson after camp tour: Absorb Syrian refugees in Mideast
Washington Post, Saturday - 11/28/2015 - 09:32 AM
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson has visited a camp for Syrian refugees and suggested they should be absorbed by neighboring Middle Eastern countries.
- Kenya police: 2 Kenyans arrested for spying for Iran
Tampa Tribune, Saturday - 11/28/2015 - 08:17 AM
- Don't get Grinched by cybercrime during the holiday season
San Diego Union-Tribune, Saturday - 11/28/2015 - 08:08 AM
Online fraud spikes during the holiday shopping season, as people searching for the perfect gifts take to cyberspace and head to traditional stores armed with their smartphones.
- Egypt says 90 percent chance of hidden rooms in Tut tomb
Long Island Newsday, Saturday - 11/28/2015 - 07:53 AM
Egypt says 90 percent chance of hidden chambers in King Tut's tomb amid new probe
- Iran unveils upgraded model for oil contracts
Business Insider, Saturday - 11/28/2015 - 06:48 AM
Iran has unveiled a new model of oil contracts aimed at attracting foreign investment once sanctions are lifted under a landmark nuclear deal reached earlier this year. The new Iran Petroleum Contract (IPC) unveiled Saturday replaces the previous buy-back model. Iran has sweetened the terms, hoping to bring in $30 billion in new investment.
- Prominent lawyer shot dead in Turkey
Associated Press, Saturday - 11/28/2015 - 05:39 AM
A Turkish official says a prominent lawyer, who faced a prison term on charges of supporting Turkey's Kurdish rebels, has been killed in attack.
- Queen Elizabeth II wraps up nostalgic Malta trip
St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Saturday - 11/28/2015 - 05:06 AM
Queen Elizabeth II is wrapping up a nostalgic visit to Malta, where she joked that Canada's youthful new leader had made her feel old.
- As many African-American see it, there are 2 Ben Carsons
San Diego Union-Tribune, Saturday - 11/28/2015 - 04:49 AM
Ayauna King-Baker loved Ben Carson's "Gifted Hands" memoir so much that she made her daughter Shaliya read it. So when Carson showed up in town to sign copies of his new book, King-Baker dragged the giggly 13-year-old along to the bookstore so they could both meet him.
- Police: Puig gets swollen eye during encounter with bouncer
San Diego Union-Tribune, Saturday - 11/28/2015 - 04:17 AM
Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig sustained a swollen eye and facial bruises during a fight with a bouncer.
- Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows
San Diego Union-Tribune, Saturday - 11/28/2015 - 04:06 AM
Guest lineups for the Sunday TV news shows:
- Gunman in custody after attack at Planned Parenthood clinic
San Diego Union-Tribune, Saturday - 11/28/2015 - 03:32 AM
A gunman burst into a Planned Parenthood clinic and opened fire, launching several gunbattles and an hourslong standoff with police as patients and staff took cover under furniture and inside locked rooms.
- Rain, ice coat parts of Texas, Oklahoma and Arkansas
Waco Tribune-Herald, Saturday - 11/28/2015 - 03:02 AM
Heavy rain and freezing rain is likely to stick around through most of the Thanksgiving holiday weekend in parts of the central U. S. due to a slow-moving, complex weather syst
- Use of banned pesticide not isolated event in US territories
Associated Press, Saturday - 11/28/2015 - 12:05 AM
Nine months after a vacationing family nearly died from exposure to methyl bromide on the island of St. John, authorities have come to at least one troubling conclusion: The use of the banned pesticide was not an isolated event in U. S. Caribbean territories.