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Mexico President Enrique Pena Nieto (AP Photo)

Mexico president commemorates Cinco de Mayo

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto is commemorating Cinco de Mayo by urging his countrymen to tackle current problems with the same “unity and commitment” that defeated the French 151 years ago. […]

05/05/2013

LAX

LAX flight rate about normal

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Long waits that plagued travelers Sunday at Los Angeles International Airport seem to have eased Monday morning. LAX spokeswoman Sherell Palmer says the airport is experiencing a flow rate of 68 flights per hour — arrivals and departures.

04/22/2013

Priscah Jeptoo of Kenya celebrates after winning the women's 2013 London marathon. (AP Photo)

Thousands run in NYC, elsewhere to support Boston

NEW YORK (AP) — Thousands of New Yorkers donned “I Run for Boston” bibs during a 4-mile run Sunday in Central Park, one of a number of races held around the world in support of […]

04/21/2013

Police Officer Helps Deliver Baby After Pulling Over Speeding Car – Video

An Iowa City police officer assisted with a special delivery while on patrol late Sunday night. Officer Kevin Wolfe helped a woman deliver her third child at the intersection of Gilbert and Jefferson Streets after […]

03/15/2013

(Photo credit: Iditarod.com)

4-time champion Jeff King takes lead in Iditarod

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Another former champion has taken the lead in 1,000-mile Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race. Four-time winner Jeff King was the first musher into the Koyuk checkpoint, about 170 miles from the Nome finish line.

03/11/2013

1 killed, 6 hurt as truck drives onto LA sidewalk

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Authorities say a 52-year-old woman was killed and six people were injured when a pickup truck ran onto a crowded sidewalk and crashed into an Indian food restaurant in downtown Los Angeles.

03/10/2013

(AP Photo)

‘The Bible’ is a big ratings winner

NEW YORK (AP) — In the latest TV ratings, the Bible is hot and aspiring pop stars are not. History’s first installment of the miniseries “The Bible” was seen by 13.1 million people. Produced by husband-wife team Mark Burnett and Roma Downey, it will air in four more installments concluding March 31, Easter Sunday.

03/05/2013

Experience LA With Maggie McKay

GORGEOUS weather this weekend so let’s take advantage of it and get outdoors. I have two ideas for you – click here.

03/01/2013

Christopher Dorner (Photo: Irvine Police Department/AP)

Search for fugitive ex-cop sets region on edge

IRVINE, Calif. (AP) — Police evacuated a Los Angeles home improvement store Sunday after a caller said they had seen someone resembling a fugitive ex-police officer suspected of three killings.

02/11/2013

Pittsburgh girl, 6, crashes car in bid to see dad

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Pittsburgh police say a determined 6-year-old girl didn’t hurt anyone when she crashed her mother’s car while trying to drive across town to visit her father.

02/04/2013

Flat screen TV

Consumer Reports gives the lowdown on HDTVs

Consumer Reports senior editor Jim Wilcox deconstructs the mystery of all the HDTV choices in this report with Maggie McKay and Michael Shappee. Click here to listen.

02/01/2013

Crowd on Bourbon Street, New Orleans

New Orleans’ challenge: policing 2 huge parties

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The big game poses a challenge for the New Orleans police force. It coincides with the often raucous buildup to the Feb. 12 Mardi Gras celebration.

01/30/2013

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