Over 7 Million Sign Up For Healthcare Before Deadline
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is planning a Rose Garden appearance Tuesday as sign-ups under his health care law surpassed 7 million.
Mexican Man Linked To Money Laundering Sentenced To Texas Prison
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — A Mexican man linked to laundering drug profits has been sentenced to more than two years in a U.S. prison and must forfeit $5.5 million in cash and property.
Suspended Connecticut Priest Charged With Sex Assault
ENFIELD, Conn. (AP) — A suspended Connecticut priest charged in a federal firearms and explosives case has been arrested on allegations he sexually assaulted a minor.
Afghans Line Up For Last Minute Voter Registration
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan voters are lining up in a last-minute rush to register for voting cards in a sign that interest in Saturday's presidential election is high despite fears of violence.
Starbucks Decides To Keep Sliced Loaves
NEW YORK (AP) — Starbucks' plan to revamp its baked goods is hitting a glitch.
Washington Mudslide Death Toll Climbs To 27
ARLINGTON, Wash. (AP) — The official death toll from Washington's mudslide has increased to 27, with the Snohomish County medical examiner's office saying 19 victims have been positively identified. That's up from 24 dead with 18 identified on Monday.
US Supreme Court Refuses To Hear Death Penalty Appeal Of Mexican On Texas Death Row
HOUSTON (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to review the case of a 44-year-old Mexican national set to die next week for the beating death of a man who employed him at his Kerrville-area ranch.
Search Ends For California Man Swept Away During Baptism
GUADALUPE, Calif. (AP) — Rescuers have ended their search for a 43-year-old man swept to sea during a baptism ceremony on a Southern California beach.
Trial Begins In Fatal Houston Stiletto Heel Stabbing
HOUSTON (AP) — The trial of a Houston woman accused of fatally stabbing her boyfriend with her stiletto heel is scheduled to begin.
Grain Mixed, Cattle And Pork Trading Lower On Chicago Board Of Trade
CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Monday in early trading on the Chicago Board f Trade.