LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Residents of some Western and Plains states
were digging out Friday after an early blast of snow. Meanwhile,
heavy rain and winds that toppled trees, power lines and church
steeples lashed parts of the South, leaving three people dead.
JERUSALEM — Israeli police firing stun grenades faced off Sunday
against masked Palestinian protesters hurling stones and plastic
chairs outside the Holy Land's most volatile shrine, where past
violence has moved into prolonged conflict.
WASHINGTON — Senior al-Qaida leaders are forging deeper
relationships with Pakistani militants and often operating from
their camps inside the Pakistan border, fueling Obama
administration arguments for a shift in the Afghan war strategy
that more narrowly targets the terrorists.
It started with a love of basketball shoes in high school.
Turner Seline, 25, of St. Louis became enamored of colorful kicks
in bright hues of orange, turquoise, yellows and blues. He matched
them with T-shirts when he hit the courts. And at first it was kind