MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — Boosters of the struggling electronic pull-tab games that are supposed to help pay for construction of the new Minnesota Vikings… More »
BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A U.S. wholesale grocer says America’s potato farmers are running an illegal price-fixing scheme, driving up spud prices while spying on farmers with satellites to enforce strict limits on how many tubers they can
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military is looking more and more like “Girls Gone Wild.”
A new video has surfaced on YouTube showing a group of female soldiers dancing suggestively around a rifle in what appears to be
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — Former Argentine President Carlos Menem was sentenced to seven years in prison on Thursday for illegally smuggling weapons to Ecuador and Croatia in violation of international embargoes in the 1990s.
The court also
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal weather experts say extreme weather caused extreme losses in 2012.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Adminstration says 11 weather- and climate-related disasters caused over 300 deaths last year, and damage that exceeded $1 billion
Fixed U.S. mortgage rates rose for the sixth straight week, putting the average rate on the 30-year loan just shy of 4 percent.
Here’s a look at rates for fixed and adjustable mortgages this week and over the
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has come up with a new regulation banning demonstrations on its grounds.
The rule approved Thursday comes two days after a broader anti-demonstration law was declared unconstitutional.
The new rule bans activities
MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — A multi-billion dollar Chinese plan to plow a massive rival to the Panama Canal across the middle of Nicaragua was headed for approval by the leftist-controlled National Assembly Thursday, capping a lightning-fast approval process
LIBERTY, N.Y. (AP) — A 22-year-old Connecticut man who wrote obscenities and “Tyranny” on his speeding ticket payment claims in a federal lawsuit that his free speech rights were violated when he was arrested.
William Barboza is suing
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Global defense contractor Science Applications International Corporation has agreed to pay $11.75 million to settle a federal civil claim alleging it overbilled the government for homeland security training programs under a more than decade-long