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Motorcycle gang shootout started with parking dispute

WACO, Texas (AP) — A deadly weekend shootout involving rival motorcycle gangs apparently began with a parking dispute and someone running over a gang member's foot, police said Tuesday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 May 2015

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Iraqis abandoned US-supplied equipment in Ramadi

WASHINGTON (AP) — Iraqi troops abandoned dozens of U.S military vehicles, including tanks, armored personnel carriers and artillery pieces when they fled Islamic State fighters in Ramadi on Sunday, the Pentagon said Tuesday.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 May 2015

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House bill would cap expenses for ex-presidents

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bill Clinton, George W. Bush and other former presidents who earn millions in speaking fees would no longer be able to count on taxpayer dollars to pay for their post-White House office space and staff under a bill moving forward in the House.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 May 2015

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Scotland Yard arrests 9 in major London jewel heist

LONDON (AP) — With meticulous planning and remarkable good fortune, the thieves who broke into a safe deposit in London's diamond district seemed to have pulled off the perfect jewel heist. But their luck ran out Thursday when more than 200 Scotland Yard officers closed in on them.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 May 2015

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Doctor group seeks to clear confusion in cancer screening

WASHINGTON (AP) — Mammograms at 40 or 50? Every year or every other year? What's the best colon check?

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 May 2015

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To fight bee decline, Obama proposes more land to feed bees

 

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration hopes to save the bees by feeding them better.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 May 2015

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Arizona sharply limits welfare to 12 months

PHOENIX (AP) — Facing a $1 billion budget deficit, Arizona's Republican-led Legislature has reduced the lifetime limit for welfare recipients to the shortest window in the nation.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 May 2015

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Memo: Violence long simmered between rival Texas biker gangs

WACO, Texas (AP) — Texas law enforcement authorities warned weeks ago of growing animosity between rival motorcycle gangs, a feud that erupted into violence this week with a deadly lunchtime shootout between the two groups in a crowded Waco restaurant.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 May 2015

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