ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A one-time tax on cigarette supplies has generated more than $30.4 million, most of which will be used as… More »
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Neighbors, an ex-girlfriend, a member of a firearms club and a former soccer player who claims Oscar Pistorius threatened him are all named among the 107 potential state witnesses for the double-amputee Olympian’s murder trial.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — A Mexican official says that convicted drug trafficker Sandra Avila Beltran, known as the “Queen of the Pacific,” has returned to Mexico from the U.S. and has been handed over to authorities.
AMSTERDAM (AP) — A rare 16th-century scientific instrument used by early astronomers that has been missing from a Swedish museum for around a decade has been recovered and will be returned this week, the London-based Art Loss Register
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The Department of Justice is seeking emergency legal relief to block the release of the emails of an Iowa… More »
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Prosecutors and Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel’s attorney have filed court papers in his 2002 murder conviction appeal in which they disagree about the strength of the government’s case and the effectiveness of his
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration moved closer to a decision Tuesday on continuing or curtailing $1.5 billion in annual U.S. aid to Egypt amid the crackdown by military authorities there on supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi.
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Elena Kagan says she and her fellow Supreme Court justices aren’t very tech savvy and still communicate with each other the same way they did when she was a clerk in 1987: with paper
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — A doctor who worked with the Army psychiatrist accused in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage says he told her that the Army would “pay” if he were ever deployed overseas.
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — A women’s rights activist who shocked Tunisians by posting topless photos of herself online says she is quitting the Ukrainian feminist group Femen because of what she calls its anti-Islam outlook.
Amina Sboui told