BARRON, Wis. | On day Jayme escaped, suspect sought job _ with dodgy resume

BARRON, Wis.  —Jan 17, 2019—The Wisconsin man suspected of kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents apparently applied for a job online the day that Jayme escaped, calling himself an “honest guy” even though his resume contains inaccuracies about his work experience. Jake Patterson is charged in an Oct. 15 home invasion at the … Continue reading BARRON, Wis. | On day Jayme escaped, suspect sought job _ with dodgy resume

HOUSTON | US presses ahead with border wall in court despite shutdown

HOUSTON—Jan 17, 2019— A government attorney in South Texas says that during the ongoing partial government shutdown, he only has been allowed to work on cases related to a proposed border wall. The Texas Civil Rights Project released a transcript Thursday of a hearing in a case where the U.S. government has sued a local … Continue reading HOUSTON | US presses ahead with border wall in court despite shutdown

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. | Scientists: Saturn spent billions of years without its rings

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. —Jan 17, 2019—Saturn may have flown solo for billions of years — almost its entire existence — before getting its stunning set of rings, a new study suggests. An Italian-led team reported Thursday in the journal Science that Saturn’s primary rings appear to be just 10 million to 100 million years old. … Continue reading CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. | Scientists: Saturn spent billions of years without its rings

LONDON | Britain’s Prince Philip, queen’s husband, in car accident

LONDON  —Jan 17, 2019—Buckingham Palace says the 97-year-old husband of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Philip, has been in a car accident but wasn’t injured. The palace said the two-vehicle accident happened Thursday afternoon near Sandringham Estate, the queen’s country retreat in eastern England. The Norfolk Constabulary says officers responded to a reported collision and … Continue reading LONDON | Britain’s Prince Philip, queen’s husband, in car accident

PARIS | Vuitton’s Abloh celebrates Michael Jackson in Paris menswear

PARIS —Jan 17, 2019— Louis Vuitton’s designer Virgil Abloh transported celebrity guests at Paris Fashion Week to the graffitied streets of New York in a dramatic menswear ode to Michael Jackson. Abloh, the first African-American to head a major European fashion house, used his unique platform Thursday to celebrate one of America’s most globally recognized and … Continue reading PARIS | Vuitton’s Abloh celebrates Michael Jackson in Paris menswear

NEW YORK | AP source: Ottavino, Yankees agree to $27M, 3-year contract

NEW YORK—Jan 17, 2019—A person familiar with the negotiations says reliever Adam Ottavino and the New York Yankees have agreed to a $27 million, three-year contract. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Thursday because the deal was subject to a successful physical. Ottavino is a 33-year-old New Yorker who went … Continue reading NEW YORK | AP source: Ottavino, Yankees agree to $27M, 3-year contract

BARRON, Wis. Kidnap suspect apparently applied for job day Jayme escaped

BARRON, Wis. —Jan 17, 2019—The Wisconsin man suspected of kidnapping 13-year-old Jayme Closs and killing her parents apparently applied for a job online the day that Jayme escaped, calling himself an “honest guy” even though his resume contains inaccuracies about his work experience. Jake Patterson is charged in an Oct. 15 home invasion at the … Continue reading BARRON, Wis. Kidnap suspect apparently applied for job day Jayme escaped

GENOA TOWNSHIP, Mich. | Fans buy ‘Little House on the Prairie’ star’s memorabilia

GENOA TOWNSHIP, Mich. —Jan 17, 2019— More than 200 items belonging to “Little House on the Prairie” star Melissa Gilbert and her husband, Emmy-winning actor Timothy Busfield, have been purchased in an estate sale in Michigan. Items sold in the American Eagle Auction & Appraisal Company online auction this month included a red wedding dress, … Continue reading GENOA TOWNSHIP, Mich. | Fans buy ‘Little House on the Prairie’ star’s memorabilia