WASHINGTON (AP) — Two landmark Supreme Court rulings that bolster gay marriage rights don’t remove all barriers to same-sex unions by a long shot. Where gay couples live still will have a lot to do with how they’re
MIAMI (AP) — When the Miami Heat won their first championship in 2006, then-coach Pat Riley decided to enter the following season without major roster changes.
The plan failed.
Many players showed up for training camp out of
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A University of Minnesota study says the federal health care overhaul is likely to boost enrollment in Medicaid by people who… More »
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A Canadian software firm has purchased a small Iowa information security company for an undisclosed amount.
Des Moines-based Palisade… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is closing higher for the second day in a row.
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 149 points, or 1 percent, to 14,910 points Wednesday.
It’s the first two-day gain since
WASHINGTON (AP) — The government is fining Delta Air Lines Inc. $750,000 for bumping some passengers involuntarily, without offering compensation or seeking volunteers first.
Airlines sometimes sell too many tickets for a flight, and have to “bump” some
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Sen. Charles Grassley says a U.S. Supreme Court ruling on gay marriage essentially returns the issue to states where… More »
LOS ANGELES (AP) — “I am Eleanor Webb. I throw my story to the wind.” So says the ancient child-woman played by Saoirse Ronan in “Byzantium.” In a sense that’s what director Neil Jordan and screenwriter Moira Buffini
Excerpts from the majority and dissenting opinions handed down by the U.S. Supreme Court in its 5-4 rulings Wednesday striking down part of the Defense of Marriage Act, or DOMA, and leaving in place a trial court’s ruling
PARIS (AP) — The man known as Carlos the Jackal has lost an appeal of his conviction in four bombings in France three decades ago that killed 11 people and wounded some 140.
A panel of judges in