WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has nixed a meeting next month in Moscow between President Barack Obama and Russia's Vladimir Putin. Moscow says Washington has failed to develop relations on an "equal basis." The two countries have major differences over the Syrian civil war, anti-gay decrees and the recent decision to grant temporary asylum to an American wanted on espionage charges.
NEW YORK (AP) — The city of New York has settled a lawsuit over its practice of keeping a data base of people who are stopped and frisked by police but aren't arrested or charged. The suit was filed by a cyclist who was pulled over and searched by officers in an unmarked car. Daryl Khan says he wound up in police files just for riding his bike.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — Nine young activists arrested after attempting to cross the border from Mexico into the U.S. in protest of American immigration policy have been released from federal custody in Arizona. The so-called "Dream 9" were arrested July 22 in Nogales, Ariz., in an attempt to call attention to hundreds of thousands who have been deported during President Barack Obama's administration.
LAKESIDE, Calif. (AP) — An Amber Alert remains in effect for a man suspected of abducting a 16-year-old girl. James DiMaggio is also wanted in the death of the girl's mother and possibly her 8-year-old brother. DiMaggio is a friend of the missing girl's father. Police say there's been a possible sighting of his blue Nissan Versa in south-central Oregon.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The numbers have been drawn for the $448 million Powerball jackpot. They are 05, 25, 30, 58, 59 and Powerball 32. At the time of the telecast, Powerball officials announced that the jackpot previously estimated at $425 million had grown to about $448 million. Wednesday's third largest-ever jackpot comes only months after the biggest Powerball jackpot in history — a $590 million pot won in Florida.
Created: Thu, 08 Aug 2013 12:14:52 EST
Updated: Thu, 08 Aug 2013 12:14:52 EST