CAIRO (AP) — Thousands of volunteers are hitting the pavement around Egypt, on streets, in metro stations, even in hospitals, passing out black-and-white forms to whoever will take them. The goal: To collect millions of signatures on a
WASHINGTON (AP) — Protections for gay and lesbian students are included in the proposed rewrite of the nation’s massive education law.
Senate Democrats on Tuesday released a 1,150-page revision of the law governing the nation’s elementary and secondary
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. Sen. Frank Lautenberg’s nearly three decades in office and the causes he championed will be remembered at a funeral service in New York.
The service is set for 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Park
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State President Gordon Gee is being praised as a leader who reshaped the university after he was rehired in 2007 following an earlier stint as president in the 1990s.
University trustee chairman Robert
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The FBI searched the offices of a California state senator and the Legislature’s Latino caucus on Tuesday but would not disclose the reason for the investigation.
Laura Eimiller, a spokeswoman for the FBI office
NEW YORK (AP) — One by one, for three weeks already, players accompanied by their lawyers have been summoned to interviews as part of baseball’s latest investigation into performance-enhancing drugs — and the process is a long way
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s parliament is poised to elect Nawaz Sharif as prime minister, completing the first transition of power between two democratically elected civilian governments in the nearly 66-year history of this coup-prone country.
The National Assembly
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Rev. Will Campbell, a white minister who drew acclaim for his involvement in the civil rights movement, has died at the age of 88.
John Egerton, a close friend of Campbell’s for nearly
BEIRUT (AP) — Syrian State TV is reporting that President Bashar Assad’s army is now in full control of the embattled border town of Qusair, where fighting raged with rebels for nearly three weeks.
The state TV said
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Yasiel Puig powered the Dodgers in his second major league game, injecting the kind of excitement that has been missing all season for the last-place team.
The 22-year-old Cuban defector homered twice and drove