Mar 19, 2013 15:01 EDT
An American teenage gunman on Tuesday mocked the grieving families of three students he had killed in a school shooting, at a court hearing that saw him sentenced to life in prison.
Feb 23, 2013 14:16 EST
US President Barack Obama urged Congress Saturday to stop automatic spending cuts threatening thousands of American jobs looming at the beginning of next month.
Feb 22, 2013 13:46 EST
The central United States was digging out from a massive winter storm Friday while East Coast residents were preparing for a whopper set to strike over the weekend.
Dec 31, 2012 01:55 EST
With quarterback Robert Griffin III and fellow rookie Alfred Morris leading the way, the Washington Redskins beat Dallas 28-18 to capture the last NFL playoff berth.
Dec 27, 2012 20:55 EST
The battle for the NFL's NFC East division crown will come down to the wire on Sunday when the Washington Redskins host the Dallas Cowboys in the last game of the regular season.
Dec 24, 2012 00:13 EST
Indianapolis, Cincinnati and Seattle qualified for the National Football League playoffs with victories while Minnesota's post-season bid was boosted with a surprise win over Houston.
Dec 23, 2012 20:28 EST
Cincinnati and Indianapolis qualified for the National Football League playoffs with narrow victories while Minnesota's post-season bid was boosted by an upset of Houston.
Dec 23, 2012 17:24 EST
Cincinnati and Indianapolis qualified for the National Football League playoffs with narrow victories on Sunday while Minnesota's post-season bid was boosted by an upset of Houston.
Dec 22, 2012 20:41 EST
The Cincinnati Bengals, Indianapolis Colts and Seattle Seahawks will clinch National Football League playoff berths with triumphs on Sunday while two last spots might not be settled until the last games.
Dec 19, 2012 14:34 EST
Washington Redskins star rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III returned to practice on Wednesday after suffering a sprained right knee, confident he can play Sunday and lead his team to the NFL playoffs.
Dec 14, 2012 16:17 EST
US Muslims launched an advertising and social media campaign Friday in the hopes of reclaiming the word jihad from extremists who insist on equating the spiritual quest with terrorism.
Dec 14, 2012 01:09 EST
BenJarvus Green-Ellis ran for 106 yards and a touchdown while Andy Dalton ran for one touchdown and threw for another to lead Cincinnati over Philadelphia 34-13 in an NFL game Thursday.
Nov 28, 2012 15:18 EST
Businesses around the country are increasingly worried about the looming fiscal cliff, the Federal Reserve said Wednesday in its Beige Book survey of regional economies.
Nov 19, 2012 01:27 EST
Andre Johnson scored the winning touchdown on a 48-yard screen pass as the Houston Texans edged the Jacksonville Jaguars 43-37 in overtime to post their fourth consecutive NFL victory.
Nov 06, 2012 00:44 EST
Minnesota's J.J. Barea and Cleveland's Donald Sloan were named as the first NBA players to draw warnings from the league under a new anti-flopping rule introduced this season.
Nov 02, 2012 02:39 EDT
Philip Rivers threw two touchdown passes and San Diego's defense scored twice on turnovers as the Chargers routed visiting Kansas City 31-13 in a National Football League game.
Oct 26, 2012 10:15 EDT
Tampa Bay's Josh Freeman threw three touchdown passes for the third game in a row as the Buccaneers snapped a nine-game road losing streak with a 36-17 victory at Minnesota.
Oct 23, 2012 20:00 EDT
Obama's endorsement of gay marriage was a 'slap in the face to people of faith,' a conservative group says in a new ad. President Barack Obama's May endorsement of gay marriage was a 'slap in the face to people of faith,' a conservative group claims in a new ad running on cabler Black Entertainment Television (BET). In the 30-second ad, an African-American man and woman claim Obama doesn't respect them. ?What has he done as president?? the woman asks. ?Cut aid to black colleges,? the man answers. ?Cut aid to black businesses.? ?And his support of gay marriage is a slap in the face to people of faith,? the woman says. ?How can I vote for someone who doesn't respect me?? (The video is embedded on this page. Visit our video library for more videos.) According to Slate.com, the ad by the Pivot Point PAC is running in Seattle and Cleveland. The PAC's chairman, Dave Shemwell, said he wanted to reach out ?into communities that are not Republican.? He said that he hoped the ad would appeal to
Oct 22, 2012 02:02 EDT
The New England Patriots squandered a double-digit lead but beat the New York Jets in overtime to seize the lead in the NFL's AFC East division.
Oct 19, 2012 02:24 EDT
Delanie Walker's third-quarter touchdown catch made the difference as San Francisco beat Seattle 13-6 in a tough defensive battle to seize the lead in the NFL's NFC West division.
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
|City of Cleveland|
|— City —|
|Nickname(s): The Forest City|
|Motto: Progress & Prosperity|
|Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA|
|- Mayor||Frank G. Jackson (D)|
|- City||82.4 sq mi (213.4 km2)|
|- Land||77.6 sq mi (200.9 km2)|
|- Water||4.8 sq mi (12.5 km2)|
|Elevation ||653 ft (199 m)|
|- Density||6,166.5/sq mi (2,380.9/km2)|
|Time zone||EST (UTC-5)|
|- Summer (DST)||EDT (UTC-4)|
|GNIS feature ID||1066654|