IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — Soggy conditions have produced a bumper crop of gnats in the Iowa City area, leaving residents with little choice… More »
The U.S. economy created 175,000 jobs in May, a solid month of hiring that was spread across a number of industries directly tied to the consumer.
Retail hiring jumped by nearly 28,000 after a gain of 20,000 jobs
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — President Barack Obama is defending his government’s secret surveillance, saying Congress has repeatedly authorized the collection of America’s phone records and U.S. internet use.
In his first comments since the programs were publicly
A timeline of major events at the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station:
1968: Unit 1 nuclear reactor begins commercial operation.
1983: Unit 2 begins operation.
1984: Unit 3 begins operation.
1992: Unit 1, needing millions of dollars in
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A western Minnesota man has pleaded not guilty to illegal weapons charges in a case that the FBI called a foiled… More »
SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Bosnian lawmakers stayed away from parliament this time and took an early weekend after anti-government protesters, including mothers with baby carriages, kept them trapped inside during a 12-hour siege.
Hours after Bosnian police freed
LOS ANGELES (AP) — NASA’s Opportunity rover is still on the move after years on the surface of Mars.
The space agency said Friday the six-wheel, solar-powered rover is driving to a new spot in Endeavour Crater after
CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians say the club is disappointed in hearing about the marijuana possession case against two-time All-Star closer Chris Perez.
General Manager Chris Antonetti said Friday the club is taking the matter seriously and
LUXEMBOURG (AP) — European Union nations pledged Friday to step up cooperation in an effort to keep the more than 600 EU citizens now fighting in Syria from veering toward terrorism upon their return home.
EU home affairs
Hundreds of properties were damaged in the 2008 floods, 161 of them eligible for government buyouts.