FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — After more than three years in jail, U.S. Army Pfc. Bradley Manning is on trial for leaking a massive amount of classified information to the anti-secrecy website WikiLeaks. Here are some questions and
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators have proposed a group of firms that aren’t banks to be deemed potential threats to the financial system that need stricter government oversight.
The regulators didn’t name the firms or say how many
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A federal grand jury has indicted a Mississippi man suspected of sending poison-laced letters to President Barack Obama and other officials, according to an indictment made public Monday.
The 5-count indictment charges 41-year-old James
PLANO, Texas (AP) — A Texas man who has described himself as a political activist pleaded guilty Monday to trying to blow up a natural gas pipeline with a homemade bomb last year in a Dallas suburb.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — It used to be that if a summer flick starred Will Smith, it was a guaranteed moneymaker, but the actor’s latest film opened with a thud.
“After Earth,” a futuristic action-adventure co-starring Smith’s 14-year-old
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House has stepped in with a veto threat against a House GOP plan to advance a round of 2014 spending bills that would ease sequester-imposed cuts on the Pentagon while forcing even deeper
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio State University’s president has withdrawn as commencement speaker for a parochial high school after being reprimanded for making disparaging remarks about Notre Dame, Catholics and the Southeastern Conference.
Gordon Gee (ghee) had been
PARIS (AP) — A day before Serena Williams puts her 28-match winning streak on the line at the French Open, the three other U.S. women left in field tried to join her in the quarterfinals.
Sloane Stephens, Jamie
WASHINGTON (AP) — A White House official says President Barack Obama plans to name three nominees Tuesday to the influential federal appeals court in Washington.
Obama’s nomination of Patricia Ann Millett, Cornelia Pillard and Robert Leon Wilkins is
With a simple signature, Iowa Governor Terry Branstad signs sweeping education reforms into law.