WASHINGTON (AP) — Five years into his presidency, Barack Obama presides over a national security apparatus that in many ways still resembles the one left behind by President George W. Bush. Drones are killing terrorism suspects, the U.S.
MACAU (AP) — In the nearly three dozen casinos in Macau, the world’s biggest gambling market, there’s only one game that matters: baccarat.
Almost all of Macau’s $38 billion in gambling revenue last year — six times more
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — With every phone call they make and every Web excursion they take, people are leaving a digital trail of revealing data that can be tracked by profit-seeking companies and terrorist-hunting government officials.
“If you’re not getting a call from a terrorist organization, you’ve got nothing to worry about.” — Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., on the National Security Agency’s surveillance of millions of Americans’ phone records.
“It was demeaning. One
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Six people were killed when a building being demolished collapsed Wednesday and nearly obliterated an adjacent Salvation Army thrift store.
The mayor’s office identified the victims as Anne Bryan, Roseline Conteh, Borbor Davis, Kimberly Finnegan,
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Friday proposed holding low-level government talks with South Korea this weekend as the rivals look to mend ties that have plunged during recent years amid hardline stances by both countries.
MOSCOW (AP) — Russian media have reacted with unusual compassion to Thursday’s announcement of President Vladimir Putin’s divorce.
Putin and his wife Lyudmila, rarely seen in public, announced the end of their marriage less than two months shy
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — It’s a rare career opportunity for politicians when there’s an open seat to pursue in the U.S. Senate.
But now that it’s here, New Jersey officials are not exactly tripping over themselves to get
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A building collapse in Philadelphia that killed six people and injured 13 has brought swift and mounting fallout.
Philadelphia is inspecting hundreds of demolition sites, the first of what could be several lawsuits has been
JERUSALEM (AP) — He’s a powerful Cabinet minister and a potential heir to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. She’s an influential anchor for Israel’s state-run TV channel who led its recent election night coverage.
Together they have emerged as