Butler County Times Gazette
Updated at 3:08 AM

NEW YORK (AP) " Lin-Manuel Miranda, the creator and star of the Broadway smash "Hamilton," made a subdued final bow Saturday alongside two other departing stars in the show that has become a cultural phenomenon. The performance Saturday at the Richard Rodgers Theatre was also the last for Leslie Odom Jr., who won a Tony Award as Aaron Burr, and Phillipa Soo, a Tony nominee who portrayed Eliza Schuyler. The three " plus an ensemble member " took their bows together but none said...

Updated at 2:46 AM

WASHINGTON (AP) " Relatives of Marie Colvin, a U.S.-born journalist who worked for the British newspaper The Sunday Times, have filed a lawsuit in federal court claiming that Syrian government officials targeted and killed her in 2012 to silence...

Updated at 12:59 AM

ATLANTA (AP) " Police agencies across the U.S. are on edge and on guard after receiving threats and calls for violence against them on social media in the aftermath of the killings of two black men and the sniper attack that left five officers...

Posted at 12:55 AM

TOKYO (AP) " Japanese are voting in a nationwide election for the upper house that may cement the prime minister's grip on power, as he forges ahead with policies to encourage exports and easy lending to keep a shaky economic growth...

Posted at 12:59 AM

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) " Protesters gathered again Saturday at a Baton Rouge convenience store for another day of demonstrations following the fatal shooting of a black man by two white police officers in the store's parking lot. The...

Updated at 2:51 AM

DALLAS (AP) " The gunman who killed five police officers at a protest march had practiced military-style drills in his yard and trained at a private self-defense school that teaches special tactics, including "shooting on the move," a maneuver in...

Updated at 1:03 AM

DALLAS (AP) " The Latest on the shooting of police officers in Dallas (all times local): 9 p.m. A suburban St. Louis police officer who was shot and critically injured during a traffic stop has been identified. The Ballwin...

Updated at 10:44 PM

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) " Slain Kenyan human rights lawyer Willie Kimani and a taxi driver were buried Saturday in their hometowns amid calls for top officials to resign over police-linked extra-judicial killings. Kimani was buried in his...

Updated at 10:40 PM

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) " Bernie Sanders failed in his quest to include opposition to the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal in a draft of the Democratic Party's policy positions at a meeting Saturday, where several amendments against the deal were...

Updated at 10:17 PM

NEW YORK (AP) " About 100 naked people gathered on Saturday to paint the town red " and blue, green, orange, magenta and neon yellow. Dozens of artists used the naked bodies as canvases on the third annual NYC Bodypainting Day, which...

Updated at 10:12 PM

BEIRUT (AP) " Fierce clashes erupted between rebels and pro-government forces around Syria's largest city, Aleppo, Saturday despite a proclamation from the Syrian military that it would extend its own cease-fire through Monday. The military...

NEXT 10  »
«  PREV 10

Events Calendar