St. John's player Mariela Jacome is shocked to be playing for Ecuador at the Women's World Cup

...we were sitting in an indoor soccer field watching a team play," she said. "We were talking and he said to me, 'I want you to play at the highest level possible. You can do it.' Flash forward like six years later and it's happening."

Hardee's CEO says criticism of racy ads welcome

NEW YORK - Carl's Jr. and Hardee's ads starring nearly naked women have become a part of American culture, according to Andy Puzder, the CEO of the chains' parent company.

Blues musician B.B. King dies

...more," King told The Associated Press in 2006. "When I'm singing, I don't want you to just hear the melody. I want you to relive the story, because most of the songs have pretty good storytelling." The blues is a lifetime gig and King...

Ramblin' Rhodes: 7th Augusta Amusements season brings in big band, country, rock, more

...include In This Life, Not That Different, If I Were You, My Kind of Girl, That's My Story, I Can Still Feel You and I Want You Bad. CHRISTMAS WITH THE ANNIE MOSES BAND: (Tuesday, Dec. 15, $49) A repeat offering in the new series, this...

Ailing Kyrie Irving resting knee as Cavaliers gear up for East finals vs. Hawks

All-Star guard Kyrie Irving has stayed off the practice court to rest his injured knee as the Cavaliers began preparing for the Eastern Conference Finals against Atlanta.

Edwina Taylor

APRIL 20,1938 - MAY 5, 2014 I want you to know that the 42 years we spent together were the best years of my life. We all miss you but know you have no more pain and...

Officials warn students about consequences of drug use, violence

...best pot smoker, but what kind of accomplishment is that?" said Postell, who hopes to continue youth outreach. "I want you all to stay focused. Put what's important first."The presentation was part of the Dream Builders of America's...

Army chaplain heeded call of the Lord to set aside dreams of West Point for humble ministry

...interviewing for a nomination to West Point."I literally felt the voice of the Lord telling me this isn't what I want you to do. It was so overwhelming," he said. "When they offered me the nomination, I had to turn it down."Now the...

District 7 candidates spar over power, need for stormwater fees at forum

...build up trust with these guys, and Mary (Davis.) You can't just charge in there and say you're going to do what I want you to do."Pittman's response was that "they have six votes and we don't." The commission has six black members...

KEM's music focused on love

...I want them to be entertained, but also moved," he emphasized. "I want our shows to be thought-provoking. I want you to feel better when you leave the show ... to make you think about things."There's a spiritual dynamic flowing...