“We want to declare very firmly that it was an American story that Edward Snowden was on this flight. This is a plot by the U.S. government to destroy President Morales’ image. We say this simply is a
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Weary San Francisco commuters faced gridlock for a third straight day as rail workers continued a strike that has caused chaotic commutes and, according to some estimates, millions of dollars in lost worker productivity.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Just a year after Congress imposed significant changes in the government’s oft-criticized flood insurance program, howls of protest from homeowners facing higher premiums have coastal lawmakers pressing for delays that would preserve below-cost rates for
WASHINGTON (AP) — This year’s across-the-board budget cuts are slicing tens of millions of dollars from the federal government’s funds for battling wildfires, reductions that have meant fewer firefighters and could cause agencies to dip into other programs
PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) — Eric Marsh built the Granite Mountain Hotshots from nothing — and died trying to protect the crew that friends say constituted his life’s work.
A lifelong wildland firefighter, the 43-year-old Marsh founded the Granite
WASHINGTON (AP) — Several times every day, at airports across the country, passengers are trying to walk through security with loaded guns in their carry-on bags, purses or pockets, even in a boot. And, more than a decade
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — How much does it cost to pack a picnic this Fourth of July? That’ll be $6 per person.
That’s according to the American Farm Bureau Federation, which launched an informal price survey this
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Republicans voted early Wednesday to move forward with new abortion restrictions, after limiting testimony at a public hearing, refusing to consider Democratic amendments and imposing strict security precautions to prevent disruptions from protesting
PRESCOTT, Ariz. (AP) — An evening memorial for the 19 firefighters killed in an Arizona wildfire brought thousands of mourners to a high school football stadium.
The service in the mountain town of Prescott marked the first opportunity
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration, fearing a political-military implosion in Egypt, has abandoned its hands-off approach and delivered pointed warnings to the country’s three main players in the crisis: the president, the protesters demanding his ouster and