WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans are proposing slashing cuts to environmental programs and funding for the Smithsonian Institution and the arts as they unveil the latest legislation to implement the second year of budget cuts required under so-called
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Saturday will commemorate the 60th anniversary of the suspension of the 1950-1953 Korean War.
The White House says Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will join Obama for a ceremony at the Korean
NEW YORK (AP) — Rising commodity prices made up for weak earnings reports on Monday, pushing the stock market slightly higher.
Higher gold and copper prices boosted the stocks of mining companies in early afternoon trading. That helped
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Robert Redford and former New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson on Monday joined the fight against a return to domestic horse slaughter, announcing the formation of an animal protection foundation to fight the opening of
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A federal judge on Monday temporarily blocked a new North Dakota law that bans abortion when a fetal heartbeat is detected — as early as six weeks into pregnancy, calling the law “clearly invalid
LYNN, Mass. (AP) — Authorities and witnesses say a van backing out of a parking spot in Massachusetts repeatedly struck a 60-year-old woman pushing her baby granddaughter in a carriage, killing the woman.
Lynn police say the baby
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A lawyer for plaintiffs suing former Mexican President Ernesto Zedillo over a 1997 massacre in a Mexican village says they will appeal after a federal judge dismissed their lawsuit.
Attorney Roger Kobert said Monday
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A San Francisco newspaper reports the fire rig that ran over and killed a 16-year-old Asiana Airlines crash survivor was not equipped with heat sensing equipment that might have saved her life.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The first time Miriam Lipton had breast cancer, her thick hair fell out two weeks after starting chemotherapy. The second time breast cancer struck, Lipton gave her scalp a deep chill and kept much of
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. sales of previously occupied homes slipped in June to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 5.08 million but remain near a 3½-year high.
The National Association of Realtors said Monday that sales fell 1.2