WASHINGTON (AP) — A New Jersey college student wants Congress to stand strong against tougher gun laws. A Colorado software executive thinks the federal government goes too far in protecting gun rights. A child-care worker in Wisconsin just
CHICAGO (AP) — Thirteen people have been shot at a park on Chicago’s southwest side, including a 3-year-old boy who was in critical condition, in what authorities say was likely a gang-related shooting.
Officer Amina Greer said the
WASHINGTON (AP) — The first bang sounded distant and muffled. On the fourth floor, Bertillia Lavern assumed somebody downstairs was setting up for an event and had dropped a folding table.
But when the bangs kept coming, Lavern
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans controlling the House are moving to ship to the Senate a measure that would prevent a government shutdown but cripple the health care law that’s the signature accomplishment of President Barack Obama’s first term.
BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel is seeking a third term in Sunday’s German election, when she faces a challenge from center-left rival Peer Steinbrueck. Leaders of Germany’s smaller parties also will play a part in determining how
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration is pressing ahead with tough requirements for new coal-fired power plants, moving to impose for the first time strict limits on the pollution blamed for global warming.
The proposal would help reshape
–DODGERS CLINCH NL WEST
Three months after sitting in last place, the Los Angeles Dodgers clinch the NL West with a 7-6 win over the Diamondbacks.
–HENRIK STENSON LEADS TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP, TIGER STRUGGLING
Henrik Stenson opens with
NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous day and forecast for the current and following day in each city as of 0700 GMT:
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Military official: Al-Qaida militants attack army barracks in south Yemen, killing 38 troops.
ACAPULCO, Mexico (AP) — Hurricane Manuel is no more, but it’s had a deadly impact along Mexico’s Pacific Coast.
The U.S. National Hurricane Center says Manuel has degenerated into an area of low pressure after making landfall in