Obama ordered that U.S. flags be flown at half-staff at the White House and other federal buildings through Friday.
Andrew Bailey, who has missed all year with a thumb injury, pitches one scoreless inning as Portland completes a three-game sweep of Erie, 11-2.
Boston sends Class-A outfielder Jeremias Pineda to Minnesota for Danny Valencia, who was sent to Pawtucket.
Scarborough allows just one hit in its 1-0 loss to Rhode Island in pool play in the New England Regional.
Congregants hide in closets during the attack on a Sikh temple in Wisconsin. The shooting is being investigated as an act of domestic terrorism.
The U.S. ties its Olympic scoring record to grab the top seed heading into Tuesday's quarterfinals.
The 57-year-old suffers chest, abdomen and back injuries after going over an embankment.
Gabby Douglas, who has been training for two years in Iowa, hasn't been home to Virginia Beach since.
The Republican presidential says he opposes another federal stimulus package and new government programs.
Andy Murray, who has lost all four of his Grand slam finals, prevails against Roger Federer, 6-2, 6-1, 6-4.
The city is being reimbursed for all expenses generated by the concert that drew 15,000 people.
Garrett Reid, 29, had rebounded from his troubled past and was assisting the Eagles' strength coaches at camp.
The 4-year-old girl was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after an accident in the Tip O'Neill Tunnel.
There has been little evidence, however, of any new form of outside pressure that might prompt the Boy Scouts to reconsider their position of excluding gays.
More than 250 students plan to protest when the issue comes up for a vote Aug. 16.
Serena and Venus post a straight-set victory over Andrea Hlavackova and Lucie Hradecka of the Czech Republic.
The owner moves work from his closed Minnesota mill to Jay and Bucksport, but no jobs will be added.
The festival, in its 65th year, draws about 100,000 visitors each year to Rockland.
The woman, 51, was taken to Central Maine Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead.
But Tampa officials say heat and high humidity are likely to pose a bigger risk in late August.
The FCC may be directed to take a fresh look at how people – especially children – are affected by radio waves.
A ceremony at a cemetery in Portland marks completion of a project started by Girl Scouts.
The 'Dirty Harry' star and Oscar-winning director of 'Unforgiven' and 'Million Dollar Baby' endorsed the GOP presidential candidate Friday night.
Anthony Corrado sniffs out the funding that is pouring into American politics these days from two emerging forces: super PACs and nonprofits.
The governor proclaimed July 31, 2012, as 'Milton Friedman Day' in his continuing effort to promote school choice, and made a curious reference to Sweden.
For openers, it's mathematically impossible for him to keep his promise that the top 1 percent would pay the same or more.
She has endorsed five winners this year, but her pick in a Missouri Senate race trails slightly in polls.
A handful of House and Senate members will hold "pro forma" sessions every three days that are often little more than the opening prayer, Pledge of Allegiance and a few announcements.
The Starks General Store opens, with the blessing of local voters, in what had been the town office.
At Beech Ridge on a summer Saturday, a younger crowd joins longtime car-racing fans, keeping the track vibrant.