Associated Press | Saturday May 18, 2013
Two commuter trains packed with rush-hour commuters collided in an accident that sent more than 60 people to the hospital, severely damaged the tracks and threatened to snarl travel in the congested Northeast Corridor in the United States.
Saturday May 18, 2013
Wall Street continued its climb into uncharted territory on Friday, racking up the fourth week of gains in a row as encouraging economic data prompted investors to pick up shares of growth companies.
Reuters | Saturday May 18, 2013
A commuter train traveling eastbound from New York City derailed near the Connecticut suburb of Fairfield during the evening rush hour on Friday and collided with a westbound commuter train, injuring up to 60 people, three critically, officials said....
David Shaftel, The New York Times | Friday May 17, 2013
It's not easy being the owner of an exceedingly expensive car in India. Just ask Rishabh Jain, whose Lamborghini Murcielago LP640, in a shade of metallic grey called Grigio Telesto, spends an inordinate amount of time under a cover in the parking lot...
Natalie Kitroeff, The New York Times | Friday May 17, 2013
"No eating or drinking inside this car," reads a sign in Mansoor Khalid's cab, "Except candies." There are plenty of them. Khalid keeps the back dashboard of his yellow cab stocked with a layer of candy thick enough to induce envy in the most success...
Associated Press | Wednesday May 15, 2013
Britain's Prince Harry is wrapping up a weeklong visit to the United States in the affluent New York City suburb of Greenwich, Connecticut, where he is playing in a polo match at a club with a history of hosting royal visitors.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 14, 2013
A passenger was removed from an American Airlines flight from Los Angeles to New York on Monday when she would not stop singing Whitney Houston's hit "I Will Always Love You".
Associated Press | Sunday May 12, 2013
The Indiana Pacers and Memphis Grizzlies both took 2-1 leads in their NBA conference semifinal series with victories on Saturday, as two of the league's more modest teams got the better of the New York Knicks and Oklahoma City Thunder respectively.
Marc Santora, The New York Times | Sunday May 12, 2013
Three worked as bus drivers for special-needs children, two worked at a Kmart, and another delivered pizza for Domino's.
Associated Press | Friday May 10, 2013
Josh Knoller, a young professional in New York City, spent years refusing his mother's "Friend Request" on Facebook before, eventually, "caving in." Today they have an agreement: she'll try not to make embarrassing comments, and he can delete them if...
Declan Walsh, The New York Times | Friday May 10, 2013
In Multan, a self-described city of saints in central Pakistan, one holy politician is banking on more than prayers to ensure victory in Saturday's national elections.
Indo-Asian News Service | Friday May 10, 2013
Narendra Modi is again set to talk to the Indian community in 18 cities in North America via satellite from state capital of Gandhinagar on Sunday.
Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 7, 2013
An Indian-American woman is running for a city council in the US state of Washington, according to a media report.
Michael Cooper, Serge F. Kovaleski, Richard A. Oppel Jr. and John Eligon, The New York Times | Saturday May 4, 2013
When Katherine Russell arrived as a freshman at Suffolk University just over five years ago, she seemed to bond so well with her new roommates in their lively dorm opposite Boston Common that one classmate likened them to sitcom characters. "They rem...
Associated Press | Saturday May 4, 2013
New York, Oklahoma City, Indiana and Memphis all won their first-round NBA playoff series with Game 6 victories on Friday, leaving only one spot up for grabs in the Conference semifinals.