WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is simultaneously naming three nominees to the understaffed federal appeals court in Washington, setting up an aggressive push against Senate Republicans who are trying to keep him from naming any more judges
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is heading to Latin America for the first time since taking office, leading the U.S. delegation to a 35-nation organization he once disparaged as ineffective and nearly irrelevant.
CINCINNATI (AP) — A jury has found an Ohio archdiocese discriminated against a teacher fired after becoming pregnant via artificial insemination. And legal experts expect an appeal they say could have legal impact beyond the jury decision.
BOSTON (AP) — Jury selection is set to begin in the trial of reputed gangster James “Whitey” Bulger.
The 83-year-old Bulger is charged in a broad racketeering indictment with a long list of crimes, including participating in 19
NEW YORK (AP) — A U.S. government lawyer is portraying Apple Inc. as a corporate bully that swaggered into the market for electronic books in 2010, forcing an end to price competition and costing consumers hundreds of millions
CARMEL, N.Y. (AP) — Two boys have been elected “cutest couple” in the senior class at their suburban New York high school.
The choice at Carmel High has created something of an online sensation, thanks to a yearbook
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Philippine aviation authorities said Tuesday they were investigating Cebu Pacific pilots and crew who left passengers waiting some 15 minutes before deploying emergency slides on a plane that overshot the runway and landed on
ANTIGUA, Guatemala (AP) — Latin American countries frustrated by the United States’ refusal to change its drug war strategy will push at a conference beginning Tuesday for the U.S. government to start discussing alternative approaches to a fight
HONG KONG (AP) — Every year, Hong Kong residents gather in droves for the annual vigil to commemorate the Tiananmen democracy protests. More than marking the brutal crackdown in Beijing 24 years ago, the event here increasingly symbolizes
BEIJING (AP) — The corruption watchdog inside China’s Communist Party is investigating a former provincial vice governor, making him the latest senior official to come under scrutiny in the new leadership’s campaign against corruption, state media said Tuesday.