Jury selection begins for Zimmerman

George Zimmerman’s attorney doubts he will be able to find jurors who haven’t heard about the Trayvon Martin fatal shooting. He just wants t…

NSA contractor risks steep jail time

The man who gave classified documents to reporters, making public two sweeping U.S. surveillance programs and touching off a national debate…

Price of oil falls below $96 a barrel

The price of oil fell Monday, wiping away some of the gains posted late last week on the heels of a positive U.S. employment report. Benchma…

Tipton marks opening of new fire station

TIPTON, Iowa (AP) — Firefighters are enjoying their new firehouse in the eastern Iowa city of Tipton. Cedar Rapids station KCRG says (http:/…