HONEA PATH, S.C. (AP) — Four years after the summer of rage that fueled the tea party movement, the political circuit is much quieter — even in Republican bastions like this. It’s not clear whether conservatives who rallied
WASHINGTON (AP) — A measure of U.S. consumer confidence jumped to its highest level in almost six years in May, lifted by rising home prices and record stock market gains. Greater confidence could help revive spending in coming
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The mother-in-law of Chelsea Clinton is running to recapture the suburban Philadelphia U.S. House seat that she lost in the 1994 election.
Marjorie Margolies (mar-GOH’-lees) filed paperwork Thursday to run in the Democratic Party
WASHINGTON (AP) — The government said Friday that Medicare’s giant hospital trust will not be exhausted until 2026, two years later than projected last year, while the date that Social Security will exhaust its trust fund remained unchanged
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Two BP rig supervisors charged in the deaths of 11 workers in the Deepwater Horizon disaster claim the manslaughter counts in their indictment must be dismissed because they don’t apply to conduct on a
NEW YORK (AP) — Trish Wilson, deputy Latin America and Caribbean editor for The Associated Press, has been named to the new position of international investigations editor for the news cooperative.
Wilson will work with reporters abroad and
BALDWIN, Mich. (AP) — It may be next week at the earliest before authorities learn more about what caused the death of a former star college quarterback in the woods of western Michigan.
Lake County Undersheriff Dennis Robinson
WASHINGTON (AP) — US, Germany warn Russia against sending advanced air defense systems to Syria.
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks edged lower in early trading on Wall Street Friday after the government reported that Americans cut back on spending last month for the first time in almost a year.
Consumer spending fell 0.2
DETROIT (AP) — Relatives of a 33-year-old Michigan woman killed in fighting in Syria say they didn’t even know she was in the Middle East but that she always wanted to be a peacemaker.
Monica Mansfield-Speelman said Friday