WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission is suing discount retailer Dollar General Corp., and a BMW manufacturing plant in South Carolina over their use of criminal background checks to screen out job applicants or fire
A petition is setup by the cousin of a slain Iowa teenager.
WASHINGTON (AP) — That annual summer ritual of forced harmony known as the White House congressional picnic? Not going to happen.
The White House Office of Legislative Affairs has notified members of the House and Senate that the
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A contractor’s lawyer says his client was onsite but not to blame for last week’s deadly collapse of a Philadelphia building that was being demolished.
The lawyer says contractor Griffin Campbell had directed that the
SANFORD, Florida (AP) — During two days of questioning, prosecutors and George Zimmerman’s attorneys have been unable to find potential jurors who hadn’t heard something about the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin by the neighborhood watch volunteer.
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google is asking the Obama administration to allow the Internet company to disclose more details about the U.S. government’s closely guarded demands for emails and other information that people transmit online.
The request was
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate Republican leader says the National Security Agency programs are legal and subject to rigorous oversight as he questioned the motivation of the private contractor who leaked information about the surveillance operations.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The district attorney in Las Vegas says environmental activist Erin Brockovich will face a misdemeanor charge of operating a boat while intoxicated following her arrest at Lake Mead.
An aide to Clark County District
BEIRUT (AP) — The Syrian rebels’ defeat in Qusair cost them more than a strategic stronghold. It has left them with a battered spirit and deep frustration.
Their lesson from the fight: No matter how hard they try,
LOS ANGELES (AP) — It’s all about the games for Nintendo.
The Japanese gaming giant opted to showcase five games for its Wii U system at a brief Monday presentation at its booth instead of host a flashy