L. Carol Ritchie

L. Carol Ritchie appears in the following:

Police Say Calif. Shooting Suspect Was 22-Year-Old Seen In Threatening Videos

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Seven people were killed and 13 others injured in what authorities call a "premeditated mass shooting" near a University of California, Santa Barbara, student community.


A Giant Among Dinosaurs, Discovered In Argentina

Sunday, May 18, 2014

The jumbo titanosaur would stretch the length of a pro basketball court, plus 40 feet, and stand as tall as a seven-story building.


Oprah Winfrey's Channel Calls Off Michael Sam Series

Saturday, May 17, 2014

OWN had planned a documentary series to feature the first openly gay NFL player in his bid to earn a spot on the St. Louis Rams. The network backed off to give him space "to achieve his dreams."


'Wynne's War,' A Modern Take On The Classic 'Mideastern'

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Wynne's War is part western, part war novel. NPR's Scott Simon talks with author Aaron Gwyn about the book that follows a U.S. Special Forces unit on horseback through Afghanistan.


Judge Strikes Down Idaho's Same-Sex Marriage Ban

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Gay couples can begin to marry as soon as Friday morning unless an appeals court puts a stay on the decision. It was the second state in less than a week to have its ban wiped out by a judge.


Voting Begins On Independence For Eastern Ukraine

Sunday, May 11, 2014

Residents of two fractious regions of eastern Ukraine began voting in a controversial referendum over sovereignty from the central government in Kiev.


'Senior Black Correspondent' Larry Wilmore Takes Colbert Slot

Saturday, May 10, 2014

The Daily Show regular will host The Minority Report With Larry Wilmore on Comedy Central after Colbert leaves for CBS next year.


Obama Cracks Wise At White House Correspondents Dinner

Sunday, May 04, 2014

The president's punchlines spared no one, least of all himself, at the annual schmooze fest for political bigwigs and Hollywood A-listers.


Crowds Jam St. Peter's For Historic Day Of Four Popes

Sunday, April 27, 2014

Hundreds of thousands of people filled the Vatican's massive plaza to witness the extraordinary sight of two popes — one reigning and one retired — declaring two of their predecessors as saints.


S. Korea Prime Minister Offers Resignation Over Ferry Sinking

Saturday, April 26, 2014

Chung Hong-won also apologized to a country increasingly angry over the handling of the sinking and for lax regulatory enforcement that authorities say contributed to the accident.


Obama Tours Mudslide Devastation, Pledges Solidarity With Families

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

A month after the devastating mudslide that killed at least 41 people, the president stopped at the tiny town of Oso, where he promised to "be strong right alongside you."


Relatives Grieve As Divers Pull Bodies From S. Korean Ferry

Sunday, April 20, 2014

The grim recovery operation off South Korea continues Sunday. Police boats brought bodies ashore to the deafening cries and screams of family members.


In Jordan Spieth, Golf World Looks For Its Next Tiger — Again

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Even Tiger Woods didn't make the cut at the Masters when he was 20, but Jordan Spieth was tied for the lead with Bubba Watson at 5 under par going into Sunday's final round.


Kentucky To Play UConn In NCAA Final

Saturday, April 05, 2014

The eighth-seeded Wildcats will face the seventh-seeded Huskies in an unlikely NCAA title matchup Monday with the highest combined rankings in tournament history.


Defying Taliban Threats, Afghans Vote For Next Leader

Saturday, April 05, 2014

No major violence has been reported since polls opened Saturday, in elections that may result in the nation's first democratic transfer of power.


More Satellite Images, But Still No Sure Sign Of Missing Jet

Saturday, March 22, 2014

Images taken four days ago by a Chinese satellite show something large floating in the same general area of the Indian Ocean as in earlier pictures. But searchers didn't find anything Saturday.


Prime Minister: 'Deliberate Action' Disabled Missing Jet's Systems

Saturday, March 15, 2014

Malaysia's prime minister says he is now certain that someone disabled the communication systems on the airliner, but he stopped short of calling the disappearance a hijacking.


Modern Mardi Gras Is Fun For The Whole(some) Family

Monday, March 03, 2014

The celebration in New Orleans is notoriously boozy. But a few miles upriver from Bourbon Street, there's a kid-friendly side to this two-week party that's joyous, musical and raucous.


Head Of Ukrainian Parliament Assumes Presidential Power

Sunday, February 23, 2014

Supporters of the Ukrainian president's arch rival are moving quickly to take government power; gawking protesters find opulence in the president's abandoned residence.


Ukrainian President Voted Out; Opposition Leader Freed

Saturday, February 22, 2014

Ukraine's parliament has voted to push President Viktor Yanukovych out of office and release his arch-rival, former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, from jail.