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
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — The publisher of North Dakota’s Grand Forks Herald plans to retire next year.
Mike Jacobs has been with the newspaper for 35 years and has been publisher since 2004. He was the Herald’s
DENVER (AP) — The fire that destroyed more than 500 homes near Colorado Springs is now 85 percent contained, and crews are hoping to have it fully contained tomorrow.
But high winds and hot weather are in the
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israel has decided to export 40 percent of the natural gas it expects to produce from offshore wells, keeping a larger amount for local use than expected.
The figure, announced by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu
WASHINGTON (AP) — A new report says homeowners trying to avoid foreclosure must wait too long for their loan modification applications to be reviewed by some of the nation’s top mortgage servicers. Such delays can plunge borrowers deeper