ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Authorities have released the names of the four people killed when a small airplane slammed into a mountain near the Alaska resort town of Girdwood earlier this...
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Today is Thursday, Aug. 15, the 227th day of 2019. There are 138 days left in the year.
Samira Wiley says she’ll never forget her character Poussey
NEW YORK (AP) — Samira Wiley has some advice for us all: "Find something that you love to do and get somebody to pay you for it."
Before that happened to the "Orange is the New Black"...
Fall mushroom season starts early in Northwest
Pacific Northwesterners who forage for wild mushrooms are noticing that the late summer and fall delicacies are coming in early this year. Edible wild mushrooms are now flooding wholesale...
Man caught after fleeing police standoff, shooting at drone
WAYNESBORO, Miss. (AP) — A southeast Mississippi man has been arrested after an armed standoff and manhunt.
Wayne County Sheriff Jody Ashley tells WDAM-TV that Jon Wiley Welford was arrested...
KENDALLVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A northeastern Indiana man has died weeks after being shot in the stomach by gun that was tossed onto a bed.
An obituary for 20-year-old Jerremmy Hall says the...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Netflix series "Orange Is the New Black" isn't content with leaving behind a legacy of good television. It wants to do good in the real world, too.
DALLAS (AP) — A former suburban Dallas police officer was found not guilty of aggravated assault for shooting an unarmed man twice in the back.
DALLAS (AP) — A retrial is underway for a former suburban Dallas police officer charged with aggravated assault for shooting an unarmed man twice in the back.
Mississippi airport seeks new top executive
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The airport in Mississippi's capital city is looking for a new chief executive officer.
The Clarion Ledger reports that Perry Miller has been interim CEO the past few...
NEW YORK (AP) — From corrupt, brutal overseers to the fraught world of inmate hierarchy to unlikely friendships and romances, "Orange is the New Black" told deeply rich and complex stories about...
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — More federal grants have been announced for Mississippi airports.
U.S. Sens. Roger Wicker and Cindy Hyde-Smith say the Federal Aviation Administration is awarding $13.4...
CLEVELAND, Miss. (AP) — A new exhibit commemorates the participation of Chinese Americans from the Mississippi Delta in the U.S. space program.
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — Workers have started refurbishing marble columns outside the Alaska State Capitol building in Juneau, officials said.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A zookeeper who spent two months recovering from a tiger attack at a Kansas zoo is now back to work.
Topeka zoo director Brenden Wiley told KSNT-TV that Hayden-Ortega...
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A 22-year-old Anchorage man has been sentenced to 80 years in prison for taking part in a 2016 Christmas Eve armed robbery in which two people were killed.
Kehinde Wiley to unveil sculpture in Times Square
NEW YORK (AP) — Artist Kehinde Wiley will unveil his first monumental public sculpture in New York's Times Square this fall in response to Confederate statues nationwide.
- Idaho State JournalShoshone-Bannock Tribes celebrate the 56th Annual Indian Festival this weekAugust 7, 2019
- The Spokesman-Review‘Non Sequitur’ cartoonist apologizes for mistake as comic strip returns to publicationAugust 6, 2019
- The Advocatestamford rewind Today in Stamford history: May 27May 27, 2019
- Wisconsin State JournalComic wasn't as offensive as columns -- Robert SundquistFebruary 18, 2019
- Wisconsin State JournalCartoonist's offense was minor -- Phillip GathrightFebruary 14, 2019
John Wiley & Sons: Fiscal 4Q Earnings Snapshot
HOBOKEN, N.J. (AP) _ John Wiley & Sons Inc. (JW.A) on Tuesday reported fiscal fourth-quarter net income of $63.2 million.
The Hoboken, New Jersey-based company said it had net income of...
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A veteran zookeeper didn't follow procedures for handling potentially dangerous animals in April when she was attacked at the Topeka Zoo by a tiger , zoo officials said...
Woman dies in fire in Sweet Home
SWEET HOME, Ore. (AP) — A 71-year-old woman died when a fire broke out in her home in an assisted living community southeast of Albany in Sweet Home.
MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — The University of Montana plans to partner with Wiley Education Services to expand its online learning offerings.
The Missoulian reported Sunday that the university...
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Parks say its successful culinary trail is back for a second year.
A Kentucky Department of Tourism statement says the trail is being offered at nine...
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have agreed to terms with wide receiver Cody Hollister and five other players who tried out for the team during a rookie minicamp.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Commissioners of a Mississippi airport and five of the airport's staff members are planning a 12-day trip in June to attend the International Paris Air Show, at public...
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma City firefighters say the pilot of a small plane made an emergency landing along a roadway when the aircraft had mechanical problems heading to an airport.
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — Idaho's governor on Friday announced the pardoning of two men convicted of drug charges in the 1980s.
The Idaho Press reports Idaho Gov. Brad Little granted his first two...
- Globe NewswireATWEC Technologies Is Blazing the Trails Delivering Kiddie VoiceAugust 14, 2019
- Business WireMelanie McFaddin with Wiley Bros. – Aintree Capital, LLC Represents Vanick Group in its Acquisition by ProKarmaJune 27, 2019
- Business WireInnolith Appoints Stephen Wiley as US Vice PresidentMay 14, 2019
- Business WireWiley Education Services Partners with Loyola Law School, Los Angeles to Broaden Talent PipelinesMay 7, 2019
- Business WireWiley Education Services Partners with Michigan State UniversityMarch 21, 2019
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The way Michael Wiley figures it, South Florida shouldn't have all the deadly fun.
All those sweaty, weird, wacky, nasty, colorful, tropical crime stories — from...
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas zoo is investigating its animal-handling protocols after a Sumatran tiger seriously injured a veteran zookeeper, and its director acknowledged Tuesday that human error...
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Officials say a Kansas zookeeper who was attacked by a Sumatran tiger is out of intensive care.
Topeka city spokeswoman Mally Hadfield says the woman is stable and was...
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The director of the Topeka Zoo says a zookeeper who was attacked by a Sumatran tiger remains in intensive care but her prognosis for recovery is good.
Zookeeper hospitalized after tiger attack at Topeka Zoo
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — City officials say a tiger mauled a zookeeper at the Topeka Zoo in northeastern Kansas.
The Topeka Capital-Journal reports the incident happened around 9:30 a.m....
DETROIT (AP) — The city of Detroit's inspector general is investigating whether Mayor Mike Duggan and officials provided improper help to a nonprofit group that tries to prevent premature...
LEWISBURG, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee man who attacked a gay man and bragged about it has pleaded guilty to aggravated assault.
The Daily News Journal reports that 24-year-old Brandon Michael...
Exonerated man charged in traffic worker’s death
UNIVERSITY HEIGHTS, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say an Ohio man who spent 39 years in prison for a murder he didn't commit has been charged with killing one worker and injuring another in a...
KENDALL, N.Y. (AP) — A property caretaker has pleaded guilty to reckless endangerment in the carbon monoxide poisoning deaths of a mother and son in western New York.
CLEVELAND (AP) — A federal judge wrongly dismissed lawsuits filed by three men who spent decades in prison for a murder in Cleveland they did not commit, the U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals...
Flynn, Wisconsin-Oshkosh beat Swarthmore for D-III title
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Jack Flynn scored 21 of his career-high 33 points in the second half to help Wisconsin-Oshkosh beat Swarthmore 96-82 on Saturday night in the Division III title...
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Randy Miller, Jr. registered 18 points as North Carolina Central defeated Delaware State 75-57 in the quarterfinals of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Tournament on...
Indiana man gets 50 years for wife’s fatal shooting
FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — A northeastern Indiana man has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for fatally shooting his wife while their two young daughters slept nearby.
Delaware St. faces Savannah State in MEAC tourney
No. 11 seed Delaware State (5-24, 2-14) vs. No. 6 seed Savannah State (11-19, 8-8)
Mid-Eastern Conference Tourney First Round, Norfolk Scope Arena, Norfolk, Virginia; Monday, 5 p.m....
Howard scores 16 to lead Alcorn St. past Alabama A&M 61-55
LORMAN, Miss. (AP) — Maurice Howard had 16 points as Alcorn State got past Alabama A&M 61-55 on Monday night.
Alonzo Campbell had 12 points for Alcorn State (10-17, 6-9 Southwestern Athletic...
Umude leads Southern past Alabama A&M 59-49
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Sidney Umude scored 18 points with eight rebounds and Richard Lee scored 12 and Southern beat Alabama A&M 59-49 on Saturday night to end a two-game skid.
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Arvada West 56, Ralston Valley 48
Aurora Central 50, Hinkley 44
Bayfield 65, Pagosa Springs 42
Bear Creek 72, Lakewood 54
Castle View 61, Douglas County 49
Centaurus 48, Thompson Valley 27
Cheraw 54, Granada 43
Cherry Creek 62, Arapahoe 55
Columbine 84, Chatfield 50
Coronado 49, Pine Creek 42
De Beque 86, Rangely 55
Deerfield, Kan. 57, Wiley 39
Del Norte 53, South Park 49
Denver Eagles Christian HomeSchool 51, Parkhill Christian 43
Douglas lifts NC Central past Delaware St. 87-52
DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Zacarry Douglas registered 19 points and nine rebounds as North Carolina Central romped past Delaware State 87-52 on Monday night.
Randy Miller Jr. had 14 points for N.C. Central (12-13, 7-4 Mid-Eastern Conference). Larry McKnight Jr. added 10 points. Raasean Davis had 10 points and nine rebounds for the hosts.
Kevin Larkin had 19 points and 10 rebounds for the Hornets (4-20, 1-10). Johquin Wiley added six assists. Ameer Bennett had three blocks.
Newspaper drops ‘Non Sequitur’ cartoon over Trump insult
BUTLER, Pa. (AP) — At least one newspaper says it has dropped the syndicated cartoon "Non Sequitur" after a vulgar message to President Donald Trump appeared in it.
The Butler Eagle in Pennsylvania reported Sunday that the "shot at President Donald Trump" will cost cartoonist Wiley Miller "his place in the Eagle's Sunday comics."