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Entries by Andrea Stone from 07/2012

Gay Military Groups Merge To Carry On Fight For Equality

Posted 07.02.2012 | Gay Voices

WASHINGTON -- A veteran advocacy organization that pioneered in pushing to repeal the military's ban on the service of openly gay soldiers is joining ...

Drone Makers Issue First Industry-Wide Code Of Conduct

Posted 07.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The group representing the industry that manufactures unmanned drones released its first-ever code of conduct Monday. The Association...

Santiago Codex Calixtinus, Priceless Stolen Book, Found In Handyman's Garage

Posted 07.05.2012 | Books

A priceless 12th-century illuminated manuscript stolen from the cathedral of Santiago de Compostela, and considered one of Spain's most treasured cult...

Bryan Fite, Missouri Man, Finds Century-Old Whiskey Bottles In Attic (VIDEO)

Posted 07.06.2012 | AOL

When Bryan Fite decided last year to invest some sweat equity in a new central air-conditioning and heating system for his St. Joseph, Mo., home, he h...

Bryan Fite, Missouri Man, Finds Century-Old Whiskey Bottles In Attic (VIDEO)

Posted 07.06.2012 | Money

When Bryan Fite decided last year to invest some sweat equity in a new central air-conditioning and heating system for his St. Joseph, Mo., home, he h...

Afghan Woman Reportedly Executed By Taliban On Video

Posted 07.09.2012 | World

In a scene that recalled the kind of pre-9/11 reign of terror that many thought ended with the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan, a video showing the publ...

Jeremiah Wright, Obama's Former Pastor, Will Not Be An Issue This Campaign, Experts Say

Posted 07.09.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Jeremiah Wright, the controversial pastor who haunted President Barack Obama's 2008 campaign, gave Republicans new comments to work with...

Florida Republicans To Michelle Obama: Stay Out Of Our School

Posted 07.10.2012 | Miami

Republican members of the Miami-Dade School Board in Florida -- a heavily contested battleground state this November -- sent a message to First Lady M...

Presidential Election Tie A Possibility

Posted 07.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A new poll showing the presidential race stuck in a dead heat is prompting the political chattering class to fantasize about the prospec...

Jewish Vote Has Gone Reliably To Democratic Candidates, Analysis Shows

Posted 07.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Just as presidential elections come every four years, so too come the quadrennial speculations that Jewish voters will finally abandon t...

Kaleb Langdale Talks About Alligator That Bit His Arm Off (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

Posted 07.11.2012 | Miami

The Florida teen who miraculously wrestled a 10-foot alligator and survived spoke out for the first time about his ordeal and said he "knew I either g...

Mary Kennedy Suicide Mystery: Did She Change Her Mind In Last Seconds?

Posted 07.11.2012 | Politics

No one will ever know if Mary Kennedy had second thoughts about committing suicide but graphic details from a newly released autopsy report suggest sh...

Mitt Romney NAACP Speech Mixed Applause With Boos

Posted 07.12.2012 | Politics

If you know one thing about Mitt Romney's speech before the NAACP convention in Houston this week it's probably that he was booed for vowing to repea...

Mitt Romney Campaign Sells 'Vintage' T-Shirts

Posted 07.12.2012 | Small Business

For a candidate who doesn't drink alcohol or smoke cigarettes, Mitt Romney's Vintage Collection of campaign paraphernalia suspiciously resembles somet...

TSA Denies Report That Agents Stole Candy From Deaf Man And Cursed Him Out

Posted 07.12.2012 | Travel

The Transportation Security Administration is denying a widely-reported incident in which a deaf student accused the agency of harassing him at an air...

White Bison Born In Connecticut

Posted 07.13.2012 | New York

Only one in 10 million bison are born white so when one was born last month in Connecticut, of all places, the event was truly historic. As the New...

RFK Jr. Had Mary Kennedy's Remains Dug Up Illegally, Official Says

Posted 07.13.2012 | New York

Talk about the plot thickening. In the latest bizarre development in the aftermath of Mary Kennedy's suicide, the New York Daily News reports that ...

Doug Eaton, Oklahoma Man, Spends Birthday Giving Out Money On Corner (VIDEO)

Posted 07.13.2012 | Impact

Drivers in Oklahoma City did a double-take this week as they drove by a man standing with a sign at a busy intersection. Instead of a homeless per...

Laszlo Csatary, Most-Wanted Nazi War Criminal, Found In Hungary

Posted 07.16.2012 | World

One of the last most-wanted Nazi war criminals still at large has been found living comfortably in Budapest and the group that has been hunting him fo...

Romney's Wealth, But Not His Tax Returns, Was Factor In McCain's VP Decision, Says Steve Schmidt

Posted 07.16.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- John McCain's top campaign strategist in 2008 says that Mitt Romney's much-discussed tax returns were not the reason that the Republican...

Brian Joseph Hedglin, SkyWest Pilot And Murder Suspect, Tries To Steal Plane, Kills Self

Posted 07.17.2012 | Travel

UPDATE, 11/12, 9:32am: Surveillance video of the incident has been released by police. In it, Mr. Hedglin can be seen running across the tarmac to ...

Russian Car Explosion Video

Posted 07.18.2012 | World

And you think your commute is weird. Russian motorists on Moscow's busy Kashira Highway tried not to notice the burning car by the side of the roa...

Mitt Romney Aide Promises Crackdown On Porn

Posted 07.19.2012 | Politics

Republican Mitt Romney insists his No. 1 job is fixing the economy but a former Reagan administration anti-porn prosecutor says the candidate's campai...

Aurora Rep. Ed Perlmutter Pledged To Renew Assault Weapons Ban

Posted 07.20.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rep. Ed Perlmutter, who represents Aurora, Colo., where a gunman opened fire at a midnight showing of "The Dark Knight Rises," originall...

Colorado Shooting Prompts Columbine Dad To Speak Out

Posted 07.20.2012 | Denver

The father of a student killed in the Columbine High School massacre 13 years ago spoke out Friday on the latest gun carnage, this time at a movie the...