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Police: Deadly ambush 'has touched us to the core'

BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. (AP) — With the deadly ambush on a state police barracks in the Pocono Mountains, law enforcement in eastern Pennsylvania went on high alert and officers from throughout the region, including New York and New Jersey, joined in a massive search for the shooter or shooters.

Last Updated on Sunday, 14 September 2014

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Prosecutors target credit card thieves overseas

WASHINGTON (AP) — Criminals from around the world buy and sell stolen credit card information with ease in today's digital age. But if they commit their crime entirely outside the United States, they may be beyond the reach of federal prosecutors.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 September 2014

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Will Apple's digital wallet kill the card swipe?

NEW YORK (AP) — Apple wants the plastic credit card to become as rare as the paper check.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 September 2014

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After Iraqi battles, residents choose displacement

GWER, Iraq (AP) — Misspelled graffiti on walls pockmarked by bullets and torn up propaganda stickers make up the few remaining traces of the Islamic State group in this northern Iraqi ghost town after Kurdish forces finally managed to free it from militant control.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 September 2014

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Ferguson video shows witness raising hands in air

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Cellphone video that shows a witness raising his hands in the air immediately after the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer in Ferguson appears to support previous accounts and could bolster arguments that Michael Brown was surrendering when he was shot, legal experts said Friday.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 September 2014

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Man being questioned in police barracks shooting

BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. (AP) — Two troopers were ambushed outside a state police barracks in northeastern Pennsylvania during a late-night shift change, leaving one dead and another injured, and authorities were questioning a person of interest, state police said Saturday.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 September 2014

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Ukraine government repels rebel attack on airport

LUHANSK, Ukraine (AP) — A convoy of more than 200 white trucks crossed the Russian border to deliver humanitarian aid to a battered Ukrainian city on Saturday, a move made without Kiev's consent yet met with silence by Ukraine's top leaders.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 September 2014

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Rescuers search Pacific for Navy pilot after crash

LEMOORE, Calif. (AP) — Rescuers searched an area of the far western Pacific Ocean Saturday for a Navy fighter pilot whose jet was one of two that crashed west of Wake Island.

Last Updated on Saturday, 13 September 2014

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