MANAMA, Bahrain (AP) — Inspired by the movement behind Egypt’s military coup, anti-government activists seeking more influence in Bahrain are hoping to gain new momentum by calling for nationwide protests Wednesday. Authorities warned they will “forcefully confront” any
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republic Steel faces more than $1.1 million in federal fines for serious safety violations at its manufacturing plant in Canton, Ohio.
The Occupational Safety and Health Administration says the company failed to provide workers enough
ST. JOSEPH, La. (AP) — Authorities say a gunman has taken at least three people hostage at a bank in northeastern Louisiana.
It happened Tuesday afternoon at the Tensas State Bank in St. Joseph, La., southeast of Monroe.
ISLAMABAD (AP) — The head of the United Nations said Tuesday during a visit to Pakistan that drone strikes must comply with international law, touching on an issue that has created friction between Islamabad and Washington.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture has again lowered its estimate of this year’s corn and soybean harvest, assessing the… More »
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Veterans Home is set to receive a federal grant of more than $600,000.
Rep. Bruce Braley announced… More »
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tompall Glaser, a country music singer, publisher and studio owner best known for his association with the outlaw movement against record labels, died Tuesday. He was 79.
Louis Glaser, Tompall Glaser’s nephew, said the
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Actresses Halle Berry and Jennifer Garner are urging California lawmakers to support legislation that would impose tougher penalties on paparazzi who harass celebrities and their children.
The stars testified Tuesday before the Assembly Judiciary
In Mexico, says marketing executive Ana Falcon, employers often assume that women like her, in their childbearing years, aren’t going to last too long in the job — that they’re going to quickly Lean Back, rather than Lean
ATLANTA (AP) — The son of Grammy-winning R&B singer Usher has been released from the hospital after nearly drowning in an Atlanta pool.
A lawyer for the boy’s mother said Tuesday that 5-year-old Usher Raymond V was released