OAKLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — The attorney for a reputed ex-Mafia captain who told the FBI the remains of former Teamsters boss Jimmy Hoffa are buried in a field in suburban Detroit says his client still believes the
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Philadelphia deputy mayor says the city isn’t responsible for demolition work done at a private site once a permit is issued.
The comment comes as City Council opens its investigation into the fatal June
WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden is hailing Frederick Douglass for his work to bring about equal justice, leading a series of tributes at the unveiling of a statue of the 19th-century orator and writer.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of The Associated Press says the Justice Department violated its own rules when it secretly seized records for thousands of phone calls to and from AP journalists as part of a leak investigation.
LONDON (AP) — Britain’s Supreme Court has quashed sanctions against an Iranian bank penalized over its alleged links to Iran’s nuclear weapons program.
Bank Mellat, a privately owned commercial bank, was seeking to overturn a 2009 order by
BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — Gyula Horn, a former Hungarian prime minister who played a key role in opening the Iron Curtain, has died at the age of 80.
Horn’s death on Wednesday was announced by the Hungarian government
WASHINGTON (AP) — Stone or bronze carvings depicting Dwight D. Eisenhower’s accomplishments as Army general and president mark the latest creative change Architect Frank Gehry has made to his design for an Ike memorial park in Washington.
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s state TV is reporting the country’s election overseer, the Guardian Council, has approved Friday’s presidential election result, affirming a first-round victory by a relative moderate.
The report Wednesday said Hasan Rowhani won the
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — This year’s World Food Prize is going to a Belgian scientist and two researchers in the United States for their innovations that brought the world genetically modified crops.
The prize organizers say the
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — This year’s World Food Prize is going to a Belgian scientist and two researchers in the United States for… More »