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Persistent below-zero temps visit Midwest again

CHICAGO (AP) — Another winter day, another below-zero high temperature for many parts of the Midwest — at least, it seems that way. The deep chill has returned, bringing with it wind chills ranging from the negative teens to 40s, school cancellations and sighs of resignation from residents who are weary of bundling up.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 January 2014

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Md. mall to reopen with memorials, more security

COLUMBIA, Md. (AP) — The mall where a Maryland teenager gunned down two people before killing himself was set for a somber reopening Monday under increased security as police worked to figure out why the shooting took place and whether the gunman knew either victim.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 January 2014

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Daft Punk, Macklemore top left-of-center Grammys

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Grammy Awards celebrated outcasts and outsiders, lionizing a couple of French robots, white rappers and a country gal espousing gay rights, and a Goth teenager who's clearly uncomfortable with the current themes in pop music.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 January 2014

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AP-GfK Poll: Negative view of health rollout eases

WASHINGTON (AP) — Memo to the White House: The website may be fixed, but President Barack Obama's new health insurance markets have yet to win over most consumers.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 January 2014

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Brain-dead Texas woman taken off life support

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — A very public battle over the fate of a brain-dead, pregnant Texas woman and her fetus has ended quietly and privately, as she has been taken off life support and her family prepares for her burial.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 January 2014

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World stocks continue drop on emerging market woes

PARIS (AP) — Global stocks continued to fall on Monday, extending a rout begun last week, as investors worried about a slowdown in growth in China and other developing economies that is causing big losses among emerging-market currencies.

Last Updated on Monday, 27 January 2014

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Police identify gunman in Maryland mall shooting

COLUMBIA, Md. (AP) — Police have identified the gunman in the Maryland mall shooting as a 19 year old from suburban Washington.

Last Updated on Sunday, 26 January 2014

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Natural gas soars as cold grips homes, drillers

NEW YORK (AP) — The frigid winter of 2014 is setting the price of natural gas on fire.

Last Updated on Saturday, 25 January 2014

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