CHICAGO (AP) — Government prosecutors Friday filed a forfeiture motion naming the homes of former U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. and his wife, Sandi, in a move legal observers said could result in them losing one or both
Across the country, this week’s landmark Supreme Court rulings on same-sex marriage have energized activists and politicians on both sides of the debate. Efforts to impose bans — and to repeal them — have taken on new intensity,
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Authorities have arrested a man wanted in a New Jersey home invasion that left a mother beaten, an attack that was captured on a nanny cam.
The Essex County prosecutor’s office said 42-year-old Shawn
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market just had its best first half of the year since 1998. Now what?
History suggests stock investors will make more money the second half of the year.
Since World War II,
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The lawsuit against U.S. Rep Michele Bachmann’s presidential campaign over allegedly stealing home-school supporters’ email information was resolved Friday.
Jeffrey Wright, a lawyer for Barbara Heki, of Johnston, says the case against the
SACRAMENTO, California (AP) — Several members of U.S. Congress representing coastal states are expressing concern about a proposed federal regulation that could undermine state bans on buying or selling shark fins, which are used in a soup considered
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A federal appeals panel on Friday upheld an eastern Nebraska city’s ban on renting to people who aren’t in the U.S. legally, opening the door for the town of Fremont to begin enforcing its
WASHINGTON (AP) — A wide range of federal benefits, from health insurance to flexible spending accounts, are now available to married gay and lesbian federal employees and their families following the Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage.
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A Kansas judge has temporarily blocked parts of a sweeping state anti-abortion law set to take effect next week.
Shawnee County District Judge Rebecca Crotty issued her ruling Friday. She blocked a provision that
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration on Friday warned Americans against all but essential travel to Egypt and moved to reduce the official U.S. presence in the country amid fears of widespread unrest.
Just hours after Egyptian officials