Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » Appearance » Widgets » and move Gabfire Widget: Social into that MastheadOverlay zone

Home » Archives by category » National (Page 3)

Tropical Storm Cindy causes minor flooding across South as rain continues

Tropical Storm Cindy causes minor flooding across South as rain continues

Floodwaters from Tropical Storm Cindy are covering timberland and fields across the rural Deep South, but the sun has peeked out enough to offer hope that the worst is over.…

Connecticut hotel workers train to spot human trafficking

Connecticut hotel workers train to spot human trafficking

A new Connecticut law meant to strike a blow to human traffickers is now reaching the trenches where it can make the difference.…

81-year-old woman takes police on slow-speed chase

81-year-old woman takes police on slow-speed chase

An elderly wrong-way driver who refused to stop for Denton police officers is now facing charges.…

Authorities: Texas mom left 2 kids in hot car as punishment

Authorities: Texas mom left 2 kids in hot car as punishment

Authorities say a Texas woman told investigators that she left her 2-year-old daughter and 16-month-old son in the hot car where they died last month to teach the girl a…

Huge, homely mastiff named Martha wins world’s ugliest dog

Huge, homely mastiff named Martha wins world’s ugliest dog

Martha is big, ugly, lazy and gassy. And a world champion.…

Top scholars rise above gang violence in suburban NY town

Top scholars rise above gang violence in suburban NY town

After a year that started with the killings of two schoolmates, about 1,200 seniors are preparing to graduate from high schools in Brentwood, Long Island.…

Arrest leads to major break in 1988 cold case murder of 2 Texas teens

Arrest leads to major break in 1988 cold case murder of 2 Texas teens

A recent arrest has led to a major beak in an unsolved Texas cold case that is nearly 29-years-old, according to reports.…

IndyCar’s Mikhail Aleshin finally arrives at Road America

IndyCar’s Mikhail Aleshin finally arrives at Road America

Mikhail Aleshin is finally at Road America in Wisconsin after the IndyCar driver was delayed in France by an immigration issue.…

Town settles with families of men in wrong burial plots

Town settles with families of men in wrong burial plots

A Rhode Island town has reached a settlement with the families of two men who were buried in the wrong cemetery plots.…

Heat, severe storms to roar back into north-central US by midweek

Heat, severe storms to roar back into north-central US by midweek

This weekend’s taste of September across the north-central United States will give way to a resurgence of heat, steamy air and severe weather by midweek.…