WASHINGTON (AP) — A new government report says climate change and extreme weather already are causing disruptions in the U.S. energy supply that are likely to get worse as more intense storms, higher temperatures and more frequent droughts
BEACON, N.Y. (AP) — Toshi (TOH’-shee) Seeger, the wife of folk singer Pete Seeger for 70 years, has died. She was 91.
Longtime family friend Thom Wolke says Toshi Seeger died Tuesday night at the couple’s home in
WASHINGTON (AP) — A showdown approaching, the Senate’s top party leaders are clashing in unusually personal terms over the confirmation — or lack of it — for President Barack Obama’s top-level appointments.
Majority Leader Harry Reid went first,
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks broke through record highs in early trading Thursday after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said the central bank is in no hurry to stop supporting the economy.
Bernanke said the U.S. economy still
SAN DIEGO (AP) — U.S. immigration authorities have begun flying deportees deep into Mexico in an effort to discourage them from trying to return.
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement says the first of twice-weekly flights from El Paso,
WASHINGTON (AP) — A senior U.S. diplomat says President Barack Obama is still mulling a range of options for the size of the U.S. military presence in Afghanistan after 2014.
But James Dobbins, the president’s special representative for
BAY CITY, Mich. (AP) — Wildlife officials in Michigan have removed an arrow from a Canada goose more than two months after the injured bird was spotted, leaving the once-easily recognized bird to blend in once again with
COVINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Deliberations have resumed for a second day in the defamation trial of a gossip website that published comments about a former Cincinnati Bengals cheerleader.
Jurors began deliberating again Thursday in federal court in Covington,
WASHINGTON (AP) — Elizabeth Duke says she will step down from the Federal Reserve’s board in Washington at the end of August.
Duke, 60, has been a voting member at the Fed since August 2008. Her term officially
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (AP) — A northeast Iowa man who pleaded guilty to two fraudulent schemes has been given nearly four years in prison.… More »