Large-scale protests have engulfed Turkey and Brazil, which are thousands of miles apart, but share some traits such as being new democracies with a growing middle class. Here’s a look at the protests in both countries, highlighting the
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are drifting lower on Wall Street as investors hold back ahead of a policy announcement from the Federal Reserve.
The Dow Jones industrial average was down 10 points, or 0.1 percent, at 15,307
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. (AP) — Danielle Bradbery has “The Voice” — and the microphone-holding trophy to match.
The 16-year-old country singer said she was “overwhelmed with emotion” when she was crowned the winner of the NBC singing competition
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A homeless woman has been convicted of second-degree murder in the death of an 84-year-old woman who was pushed off a Los Angeles train platform.
Jackkqueline Pogue was found guilty late Tuesday shortly after
DETROIT (AP) — The FBI has spent this week digging up a field in suburban Detroit for the remains of former Teamsters union leader Jimmy Hoffa, who disappeared 38 years ago. He was last seen outside a restaurant
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A group in Tennessee is using faith leaders to connect people in need of legal help with attorneys willing to provide free services.
The faith-based initiative of Tennessee’s Access to Justice Commission aims to
A chronology of events in the disappearance of Jimmy Hoffa, former president of the Teamsters union:
— July 30, 1975: Hoffa leaves his Lake Orion home about 1 p.m. and makes a stop to visit a friend
Venezuela’s cardinal says pope should pressure Nicolas Maduro focus on democracy, coexistence
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Pope Francis should pressure Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro to focus on promoting democracy and peaceful coexistence to ease tensions with the socialist
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A father who discovered his 15-year-old daughter was being wooed on Facebook by a man twice her age took matters into his own hands.
He hatched a Facebook ruse that drew the 30-year-old Federal
WARRENTON, Va. (AP) — A newspaper in Virginia is removing the word “Democrat” from its name because of the nation’s increasingly divisive politics.
In an editorial (http://bit.ly/102C4gg) published Wednesday, The Fauquier (faw-KEER’) Times-Democrat announced it would now be