Massive counterprotest upstages Boston "free speech rally"
BOSTON (AP) -- Thousands of demonstrators chanting anti-Nazi slogans in a public rejection of white nationalism upstaged a small group in Boston that planned a "free speech rally" a week after a violent clash rocked Virginia and reverberated across the U.S....
Tribes hope for renewal in solar eclipse; not all will watch
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) -- While much of the country gawks at the solar eclipse, Bobbieann Baldwin will be inside with her children, shades drawn....
Officials: Slain officers didn't have chance to return fire
KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) -- A police officer in Florida died from his injuries Saturday, a day after his colleague was killed when a suspect fired at them during a scuffle while they were on patrol. The suspect was later arrested at a bar....
Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Dick Gregory, the comedian and activist and who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84....
Numbers drawn for Powerball jackpot, estimated at $535M
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) -- The numbers have been drawn for one of the nation's biggest lottery jackpots....
White House and Republican officials are floating the possibility of appointing Democratic Sen. Joe Manchin (W.Va.) as Energy Secretary. Manchin was reportedly considered for the job after the November election, but the President eventually nominated former Texas Gov. Rick Perry to the post. If Manchin were to take over at the Energy Department, West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice, a former Democrat who earlier this month switched to the GOP, would most likely appoint a Republican to replace Manchin in the Senate further expanding their majority in the chamber.
KQV/TribLIVE.COM Listener Poll Do you think the canceled Marches on Google were about free speech or were racially motivated?