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Toys R Us pulls 'Breaking Bad' dolls after all

Toys R Us pulls 'Breaking Bad' dolls after all

Made the move after taking heat from a Florida mom who launched a petition campaign.

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Ben Bradlee, Washington Post editor during Watergate, dies

Ben Bradlee, Washington Post editor during Watergate, dies

Bradlee guided The Post into one of the world's leading newspapers. He was 93.

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Ebola causing spike in demand for hospital gear

Ebola causing spike in demand for hospital gear

Manufacturers and distributors of impermeable gowns and full-body suits are scrambling.

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Pakistani Nobel laureate honored in Philadelphia

Pakistani Nobel laureate honored in Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Pakistani teenager awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for her efforts to promote girls' education brought her passion for lea…

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Freed Vietnamese dissident travels to US: official

Freed Vietnamese dissident travels to US: official

WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department welcomed Tuesday the release of one of Vietnam's most prominent dissidents, as the U.S. urges the autho…

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Coach of football team charged in hazing suspended

PARLIN, N.J. (AP) — The coaching staff of a high school football team rocked by criminal charges of sexual assault and hazing was suspended Tu…

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Grandstanding, outsourcing raised in Senate debate

Grandstanding, outsourcing raised in Senate debate

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Democratic U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen accused Republican challenger Scott Brown of grandstanding and fear mongering while h…

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Final Florida debate for gov. heated and personal

Final Florida debate for gov. heated and personal

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's leading candidates for governor clashed fiercely during their final debate on Tuesday night, sniping at ea…

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Bradlee recalled as a genius, great journalist

Bradlee recalled as a genius, great journalist

Ben Bradlee, the former Washington Post editor who died Tuesday, was remembered as one of the nation's great journalists and a courageous and …

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Family, friends remember women slain in Indiana

Family, friends remember women slain in Indiana

Seven women have been found dead this week in northwestern Indiana, one in a motel and six in abandoned houses in Gary.

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Mexico tops Jamaica, to face US in WCup qualifying

WASHINGTON (AP) — Mexico advanced in Women's World Cup qualifying Tuesday night with a 3-1 win over Jamaica, setting up a semifinal match agai…

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North Korea frees US man; 2 more still detained

North Korea frees US man; 2 more still detained

WASHINGTON (AP) — North Korea's reclusive government abruptly freed an American man Tuesday, nearly six months after he was arrested on charge…

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Wyoming gay couples get marriage licenses

Wyoming gay couples get marriage licenses

CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming has become the latest state to allow same-sex unions, bringing the wave of legalizations to a place where the 19…

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Obama calls late Ben Bradlee a 'true newspaperman'

Obama calls late Ben Bradlee a 'true newspaperman'

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is remembering the late editor Ben Bradlee as a "true newspaperman" who transformed The Washington Po…

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FBI: Denver girls may have tried to join jihadis

DENVER (AP) — Three teenage girls from suburban Denver may have been trying to join Islamic State militants in Syria after stealing their pare…

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Baker, Coakley to face off in gubernatorial debate

BOSTON (AP) — Democrat Martha Coakley and Republican Charlie Baker sparred on jobs, schools and services for families and children during a te…

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Raimondo, Fung spar over leadership in TV debate

Raimondo, Fung spar over leadership in TV debate

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Democrat Gina Raimondo and Republican Allan Fung went after each other's leadership and decision-making in the first t…

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SC challengers hammer Gov. Haley in last debate

SC challengers hammer Gov. Haley in last debate

GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The two major challengers to South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley used their final debate Tuesday to attack her handling of…

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Kansas independent Orman campaigns under the radar

Kansas independent Orman campaigns under the radar

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Greg Orman has had barely a month to introduce himself to Kansas voters since unusual events thrust him into a neck-and-…

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Indiana man was violent long before 7 killings

Indiana man was violent long before 7 killings

GARY, Ind. (AP) — With hindsight, there were signs years ago of increasing violence against women by Darren Vann, who police said Tuesday has …

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10 Things to Know for Wednesday

10 Things to Know for Wednesday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Wednesday:

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Toys R Us pulls 'Breaking Bad' dolls

Toys R Us pulls 'Breaking Bad' dolls

NEW YORK (AP) — Toys R Us is pulling its four collectible dolls based on characters from AMC's hit series "Breaking Bad" after taking heat fro…

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Ga. electorate shrinks; fewer new voters are white

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia's electorate is changing fast, state officials said Tuesday, underscoring a shift that Democrats see as critical to mak…

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Sparks fly throughout last Maine governor debate

Sparks fly throughout last Maine governor debate

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The three candidates for governor clashed Tuesday in their final debate, highlighting their differences on a wide range …

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Highway Administration to lend reflective vests

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Maryland State Highway Administration will again lend reflective vests to children and adults chaperoning their trick or …

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