WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell 5,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 305,000, the second-lowest level in six years. Steady declines in applications show that very few companies are laying off workers.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A man was stabbed to death after a fight broke out near San Francisco’s AT&T Park, where the Giants were playing the Los Angeles Dodgers, authorities said.
Police tell KNTV (http://bit.ly/16BUPGc ) the victim
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The prosecutor leading the investigation into last year’s massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School said he will ask Connecticut’s courts to block the release of 911 tapes from the shooting by appealing a state
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy grew at a 2.5 percent annual rate from April through June, an improvement from the first three months of the year. But economists are worried that growth may now be slowing.
MIAMI (AP) — Shellie Zimmerman says her husband has changed since a jury acquitted him in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
She told Matt Lauer on NBC’s Today Show on Thursday she doesn’t know what he’s capable
NEW YORK (AP) — Traffic is building along Interstate 95 as tens of thousands of Metro-North Railroad commuters scramble for alternate routes to get to work between Connecticut and New York City.
A high-voltage feeder cable failed early
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is promoting the benefits of his health care law before new insurance exchanges open for business next week.
The White House says Obama will explain Thursday how Americans can comparison shop for
FELLSMERE, Florida (AP) — Forget peanuts. In the heart of Florida’s citrus grove region, it’s the oranges elephants are after.
At the newly opened National Elephant Center in Fellsmere, Florida, the pachyderms have discovered how to pluck the
PHOENIX (AP) — A 15-year-old boy has been arrested in the killing of a Maricopa County detention officer who authorities say was targeted at random and shot in his own driveway.
Police Chief Daniel Garcia said Wednesday that
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Judges in North Carolina will weigh in on the big-money game of musical chairs involving universities, athletics conferences and billions of dollars in broadcast revenues.
North Carolina’s Court of Appeals is hearing arguments Thursday