WASHINGTON (AP) — Has the U.S. achieved Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream of a colorblind society? Fewer than half of all Americans say the country has made substantial progress in the past 50 years toward racial equality, a
EAST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Demolition crews worked Thursday to tear down one of two Connecticut homes that were struck by a plane in a crash that killed four people two weeks ago.
Workers razed the house in
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — The hunt for the Griffin, a ship commanded by legendary French explorer La Salle, has taken an unlikely detour from northern Lake Michigan to a small-town hospital, where modern technology may help determine
CAIRO (AP) — He’s out of prison, but former Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak is now under house arrest at a hospital in a suburb of Cairo.
A court ordered his release this week, but Mubarak could go back
MOSCOW (AP) — Three rare albino hedgehog babies, born on the same day as Britain’s new prince, have moved into a miniature castle at a Moscow petting zoo.
George, Alexander and Louis are named after the Prince of
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. (AP) — Former pro football player Marc Edwards took the witness stand Thursday at the sentencing of the U.S. soldier who massacred 16 Afghan villagers last year, telling jurors he remembered him as a
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department says it will sue Texas over the state’s voter ID law and will seek to intervene in a lawsuit over the state’s redistricting laws.
Attorney General Eric Holder says the action marks
MAIDUGURI, Nigeria (AP) — A top Nigerian official in the northern state at the heart of the country’s Islamic uprising says a new training program will be launched to reach a reservoir of angry and rootless young men
WASHINGTON (AP) — Next week, the nation’s first black president will stand near the spot where Martin Luther King Jr. stood 50 years ago and talk about where he believes this nation should be headed in the push
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt’s ousted leader Hosni Mubarak, wearing a white shirt and loafers while flashing a smile, was released from prison Thursday and transported to a military hospital in a Cairo suburb where he will be held