AP PHOTOS: Around the world on May Day

In May Day protests, parades, strikes and other demonstrations held in cities around the world, activists lashed out at political and busine…

J.C. Penney ad apologizes to customers

NEW YORK (AP) — J.C. Penney is sorry, and it wants your business back. That’s the gist of its latest ad, a public mea culpa that the mid-pri…

J.C. Penney ad apologizes to customers

NEW YORK (AP) — J.C. Penney is sorry and it wants your business back. That’s the gist of its latest ad, a public “mea culpa” which the mid-p…

Religion news in brief

Bishops who filed lawsuit against Alabama immigration law feel vindicated BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Episcopal, Roman Catholic and United Metho…

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2 arrested are suspect’s friends

Two law enforcement officials briefed on the investigation say two of the three people newly arrested in the Boston Marathon bombing case ar…