DAVENPORT, Iowa (AP) — A 27-year-old Bettendorf woman has been accused of leaving her infant in her car while working out at a Davenport… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court says companies cannot patent human genes, a decision that could profoundly affect the medical and biotechnology industries.
In a unanimous decision, the court struck down patents held by Myriad Genetics Inc. on
WASHINGTON (AP) — In an early test of support for a comprehensive immigration bill, the Senate on Thursday voted down a Republican attempt to require the U.S.-Mexico border to be under control for six months before immigrants here
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian President Vladimir Putin says he considers a dispute with the United States over an archive of Jewish manuscripts to be a dead issue.
A U.S. judge in January ordered that Russia pay $50,000 a
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A documentary on the rise and fall of Albuquerque-born, multiple-time world champion boxer Johnny Tapia premieres this weekend.
KOAT-TV reports (http://bit.ly/19rx1eR ) that “Tapia” is scheduled to be shown Saturday at the Los Angeles
LONDON (AP) — British police have arrested several environmental activists who allegedly breached Parliament security to protest Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s visit.
The activists, who campaign against using oil from Canada’s tar sands, say they entered the
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has overturned part of the anti-smog program at the Port of Los Angeles.
The port tried to restrict the types of trucks that can haul goods in and out of its terminals.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has unanimously rejected Texas’ claim that it has a right under a 30-year-old agreement to cross the border with Oklahoma for water to serve the fast-growing Fort Worth area.
The justices on
PITTSBURGH (AP) — San Francisco Giants manager Bruce Bochy and reliever George Kontos have been suspended after Kontos threw at Pittsburgh Pirates star Andrew McCutchen on Tuesday night.
Kontos was suspended three games and fined while Bochy will
NEW YORK (AP) — A Pulitzer Prize-winning author and journalist is working on a book about the “surveillance-industrial state” that emerged after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks.
Penguin Press announced Thursday that it had acquired a book