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Archive for September, 2011

WASHINGTON (AP) — Based in the Yemeni tribal hinterlands but possessing global ambitions, al-Qaida in the Arabian Peninsula has become the most active and lethal of the affiliates to emerge from the shadow of Osama bin Laden’s old… Read more

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Two cars at the bottom of a remote mountain are recovered in Castaic, Calif., Friday, Sept. 30, 2011 .   David Lavau, whose car had plunged 200 feet off a remote mountain road, was found yesterday by his three adult children, who had… Read more

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Saturday Night Live star Kenan Thompson is engaged, US Weekly reports. Thompson, 33, and… Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Saturday Night LiveGood BurgerKel MitchellKenan ThompsonAll ThatKenan &… Read more

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Hey everyone!Hope you had a great week! Thanks for voting for us!I am really bummed Val and Elisabetta left. I was worried about him — we worry about each other all the time — and when he got eliminated, I felt bad because I want to see… Read more

BOSTON, Mass (WGGB) Attorney general martha coakley is cracking down on medicaid fraud. Today she announced indictments against ten people for their involvement in schemes that cost tax payers nearly 10 million dollars. The schemes involved… Read more

SPRINGFIELD, Mass (WGGB) Dakin Pioneer Valley Humane Society needs your help. They have more than 200 cats who need good homes. Dakin is taking in extra cats while Thomas J O’conner tries to manage a virus that’s in the shelter. Because of this… Read more

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President Barack Obama speaks on the killing of US-born Imam Anwar al-Awlaki in Yemen, Friday, Sept. 30, 2011, during a ‘Change of Office’ ceremony at Ft. Myer in Arlington, Va. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais) President Barack Obama… Read more

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A woman waits at the gates of the Dar Al Hijrah Islamic Center in Falls Church, Va., Friday, Sept. 30, 2011. U.S. air strikes in Yemen on Friday killed Anwar al-Awlaki, an American militant cleric at the mosque, who became a prominent figure… Read more

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Aviation Administration officials say nearly 4,000 workers who were furloughed in a two-week partial shutdown of the aviation agency this summer will receive back pay. The FAA confirmed the decision in a… Read more

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FILE – In this April 16, 2009 file photo, Springfield, Ill., powerbroker William Cellini leaves federal court in Chicago. Jury selection is scheduled to begin Monday, Oct. 3, 2011, for Cellini, 76, who is charged with conspiring to shake down… Read more

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Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton gestures during a meet with Nigerian Foreign Minister Olugbenga Ashiru, not shown, during a news conference after their private meeting at the State Department in Washington, Sept. 29, 2011. (AP… Read more

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Is it How to Be a Gentleman or How to Lose a Ratings Lead-In?The new CBS comedy debuted to 9 million viewers and a 2.7 adults 18-to-49 demo rating — a decent start, but a significant drop from the 14.5 million and 4.8 rating its lead-in The… Read more

BOSTON, Mass (AP)- Massachusetts education officials say more than 3,000 students who passed the spring 2011 Grade 10 MCAS math test achieved a higher performance level than first indicated. School districts were informed Friday that although… Read more

Theo Epstein issues a statement saying there are no immediate plans for an announcement. Multiple reports, including Sean McAdam of CSNNE and Sports Illustrated, say Red Sox manager Terry Francona will not be back on the Boston bench… Read more

Coming up tonight at 6pm we’ll introduce you to two Liberty Heights neighbors who have taken the Yankee/Red Sox rivalry to a whole new… Read more