DALLAS (AP) — The average major league salary increased 2.7 percent this year to nearly $3.1 million, the largest rise since 2008.
NEW YORK (AP) — Martin Sheen is shining a spotlight on a New York prisoner's efforts to get his 1999 murder conviction thrown out.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska Native corporation has arranged to have a Russian tanker deliver petroleum products to the iced-in city of Nome.
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — Officials in California have identified a body found last week in the Merced River as one of three people swept over a waterfall in Yosemite National Park.
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook has hired the team behind Gowalla, the location service that lets people share where they are using their mobile phones.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is working to court Jewish voters leading into the 2012 election, as Republicans seek to chip away at the president's support in the Jewish c