BOSTON (AP) — James “Whitey” Bulger is on trial in a 32-count racketeering indictment accusing him of a long list of crimes, including participating in 19 killings. Here’s a look at the case against him, his defense and
WASHINGTON (AP) — The former top White House official on counter-proliferation says diplomacy is unlikely to get North Korea to give up its nuclear weapons and that the best to hope for is a verifiable freeze in its
WASHINGTON (AP) — An independent panel is recommending the World Bank scrap a contentious ranking of countries meant to evaluate the ease of doing business.
The annual “Doing Business” report, first published by the World Bank in 2003,
MUSCATINE, Iowa (AP) — Officials say severe weather in eastern Iowa has caused significant damage in the city of Muscatine and injured one person.… More »
BOSTON (AP) — Excerpts from James “Whitey” Bulger’s FBI informant file presented to the jury at his racketeering trial Monday show Bulger secretly provided information on a variety of criminals, from members of the Italian Mafia to people
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Rev. Al Sharpton says plans to mark the 50th anniversary of the historic March on Washington will not be just a “nostalgia visit” to the civil rights golden era.
Sharpton says the August commemoration
SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian leader Dilma Rousseff scrambled to contain nationwide protests Monday by meeting with the leaders of a free-transit activist group that launched the first demonstrations more than a week ago and has called for
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) — A Hibbing man has been ordered to serve a year in jail for the traffic death of a 78-year-old… More »
UNION MILLS, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say an explosion at a grain bin in northwest Indiana left one person dead.
The LaPorte County Sheriff’s Department says the explosion happened at the Union Mills Co-op. The co-op stories grain
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Internal Revenue Service’s screening of groups seeking tax-exempt status was broader and lasted longer than has been previously disclosed, the new head of the agency said Monday.
In a conference call with reporters, Danny