TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwanese lawmakers exchanged punches and threw water at each other Friday ahead of an expected vote that would authorize a national referendum on whether to finish building a fourth power plant on this densely
United Way of North Central Iowa has officially moved, after mercy bought out their old location in Mason City.
The North Central Iowa Narcotics Task Force put at least 14 people behind bars on outstanding warrants, many relating to drug charges.
Tonya Davis is a mother and daycare provider, so keeping kids safe is always first on her mind.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairwoman of the Smithsonian Institution’s Board of Regents plans to step down from the museum and research complex because President Barack Obama is nominating her to lead the National Science Foundation.
The White House
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Two San Francisco Bay Area transit unions are set to go on strike and shut down one of the region’s major train systems if they don’t reach agreement on a new contract.
SWEETWATER, Fla. (AP) — Police in a southwest Florida city say charges are pending against a woman whose autistic 30-year-old son was found living in what a caller identified as “dungeon-like” conditions at her mobile home.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is shuttering its embassies and consulates throughout the Muslim world on Sunday after receiving an unspecified threat, officials said.
State Department officials said Thursday that they were taking action out of an
HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — A 15-year-old boy has become the ninth person arrested in connection with mob violence that erupted in a Southern California beach town after a popular surf contest.
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GLENDORA, Calif. (AP) — A gay teacher at a Catholic high school in Southern California lost his job after his wedding pictures were published in a local newspaper, according to the teacher’s lawyer.
Ken Bencomo, 45, was fired