DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — Davenport officials say recent flooding cost the city more than $20,000, which is far less expensive than flooding costs earlier… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense officials say four U.S. troops were killed Tuesday at or near Bagram Air Base in Afghanistan.
Officials say the four were killed by indirect fire, likely a mortar or rocket, but they had no
NEW YORK (AP) — Lil Wayne says he wasn’t intentionally stepping on the American flag when shooting his latest video.
Video of the rapper from his music video shoot for the song “God Bless Amerika” hit the Web
NEW YORK (AP) — The mayors of New York, Los Angeles, Chicago and 15 other cities are reviving a push against letting food stamps be used to buy soda and other sugary drinks.
In a letter to congressional
NEW YORK (AP) — The directors of the New York Racing Association have chosen a lawyer without a background in horse racing as the organization’s new president and CEO.
The choice of 60-year-old Christopher Kay comes a year
PLANADA, Calif. (AP) — A California couple is facing prison time after juries convicted them of luring an acquaintance to their home and strangling her to kidnap her 2-month-old boy.
The Merced Sun-Star reports (http://bit.ly/ZZfjd6 ) that two
A woman from the ritzy New York City suburb of Scarsdale who is accused of raising thousands of marijuana plants was compared Tuesday to Colombian cocaine lords.
Andrea Sanderlin, 45, was indicted Tuesday in federal court in Brooklyn
MARIPOSA, Calif. (AP) — Fire officials in California say an unattended campfire near a main route into Yosemite National Park has grown into a blaze that has led to the evacuations of 800 homes and 1,500 people.
TYLER, Texas (AP) — Samuel L. Jackson would have been cursing up a storm.
An East Texas man has pleaded guilty to smuggling snakes on several planes from South America to the United States.
During a court hearing
WASHINGTON (AP) — Farm-state lawmakers are scrambling to win bipartisan support for a five-year, half-trillion-dollar farm bill on the House floor this week.
The legislation would cut $2 billion a year from food stamps while raising subsidies for