WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court resolved five cases, including affirmative action, on Monday. That leaves disputes about gay marriage and voting rights among the six remaining cases. The justices are meeting again Tuesday to issue some opinions
The Supreme Court’s ruling on the use of racial preferences in college admissions left many questions unanswered: Is the University of Texas’ admissions policy that uses race as a factor constitutional? And do colleges around the country need
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — An activist who fled house arrest in China before moving to America last year got his first taste of Taiwan’s democracy Tuesday when raucous lawmakers occupied the legislative floor while he delivered a speech
WASHINGTON (AP) — Stock and bond prices are sinking because investors were caught off guard and alarmed by the Federal Reserve’s signal that long-term interest rates are headed higher.
That’s the view that emerges from an Associated Press
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—FAST FINISHING CHICAGO BLACKHAWKS WIN STANLEY CUP
Chicago scores twice in the last 76 seconds to grab a 3-2 win over Boston Bruins and clinch Stanley Cup with 4-2 series
BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese security officials say a roadside bomb has exploded on the highway linking Beirut to the Syrian capital without causing casualties.
The officials say the small bomb went off Tuesday morning near the town of
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Winners of Carnegie Hero medals awarded Tuesday:
—Kevin Roberts, 43, of Mount Lookout, W.Va., who died trying to save four youths from drowning in swift currents off the coast of Bald Head Island, N.C., in
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s already embattled tourism industry is struggling to deal with worried customers and cancellations after Islamic militants attacked foreign climbers preparing to summit one of the world’s tallest mountains, killing 11 people.
For years, intrepid
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Carnegie Hero Fund Commission has honored 13 people with medals for risking their lives for others, including two people who died in the process.
Kevin Roberts, 43, of Mount Lookout, W.Va., died on June
BOSTON (AP) — James “Whitey” Bulger’s alleged role as an FBI informant has sparked heated arguments between prosecutors and Bulger’s lawyers.
James Marra, a special agent for the Justice Department’s Office of the Inspector General, on Monday read