Pope Francis reached out to gays on Monday, saying he wouldn’t judge priests for their sexual orientation in a remarkably open and wide-ranging news conference as he returned from his first foreign trip.
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market edged lower in early trading Monday as a big week for economic news got underway.
A string of big-name merger deals wasn’t enough to push indexes higher.
On Wednesday the government
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans who signed contracts to buy homes dipped in June from a six-year high in May, a sign that sales could stabilize over the next few months.
The National Association of Realtors
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — William Scranton, a former Pennsylvania governor, presidential candidate and ambassador to the United Nations, has died. He was 96.
Family spokesman Mike DeVanney says Scranton died Sunday night of a cerebral hemorrhage at a
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Lt. Gov. Kim Reynolds is currently traveling in South Africa as part of a mission trip.
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LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Britain’s Home Office confirmed Monday it will demand a 3,000-pound ($4,630) refundable bond for visas for “high-risk” visitors from six former colonies in Africa and Asia — a pilot scheme that has brought warnings
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota counties have until Thursday to decide whether they’ll tack a $10 charge on vehicle license tab renewals to… More »
BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut state police divers are searching a lake in the hometown of Aaron Hernandez, the former New England Patriots player who is charged with murder.
Connecticut police declined to comment on the nature of
NEW YORK (AP) — The Asbury Park (N.J.) Press and the Virgin Islands Daily News won top awards in the annual Associated Press Media Editors’ Journalism Excellence Awards.
APME also said three media companies are finalists for its
PARIS (AP) — Wearing a scarf to mask his face, the gunman held up at least three security guards and then fled the luxury Cannes hotel roughly a minute later with $136 million in diamond jewelry, more than