WASHINGTON (AP) — A month after suffering an embarrassing defeat, House Republican leaders are considering a new strategy to try to win support for the massive, five-year farm bill: splitting it into two separate measures, one for farm
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Addam Swapp, the man whose bombing of a Mormon church building sparked a 13-day standoff that left one officer dead, has been released from prison after more than 25 years behind bars.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Black lawmakers are urging President Barack Obama to do something about changes to a college loan program that they say make it tougher for students at historically black schools to finance their education.
TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Authorities say they are investigating whether a charred and mutilated body found in the northern city of San Pedro Sula is that of a journalist missing since last month.
Police investigator Raul Ponce says
MOSCOW (AP) — WikiLeaks says its fellow secret-spiller, Edward Snowden, hasn’t yet formally accepted asylum in Venezuela.
Earlier today, a prominent Russian lawmaker tweeted that Snowden had, in fact, accepted that offer — but the posting was deleted
SAN DIEGO (AP) — The government is asking the military’s highest court to reconsider its ruling last month that overturned a murder conviction of a Marine who has served six years in the brig for one of the
WASHINGTON (AP) — Acknowledging the difficulty of squaring U.S. law with national security priorities in dealing with the military overthrow of Egypt’s president, the Obama administration said Tuesday it was encouraged by a proposal from the country’s interim
NEW YORK (AP) — Nine reputed members of the Bonanno crime family were charged in an indictment unsealed Tuesday with what prosecutors called old-school mob activity: gambling, loan sharking, extortion and drugs.
A two-year investigation dismantled one crew
“Fruitvale Station” is more than the dramatization of an obituary. It’s about empathy.
In recounting (and slightly fictionalizing) the final day of 22-year-old Oscar Grant’s life, first-time writer-director Ryan Coogler has made a film that piles small daily
KALONA, Iowa (AP) — An elderly man in eastern Iowa has been accused of using a rifle to threaten county employees working near his… More »