UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. humanitarian chief has allocated $50 million to support the efforts of humanitarian agencies assisting the growing number of Syrians affected by the 2 1/2-year crisis in the country and in the region.
The teen died Tuesday morning.
REDDING, Calif. (AP) — Fire crews have increased containment of a wildfire that destroyed nearly 70 homes in rural Northern California.
Officials say the Clover Fire in Shasta County was 80 percent contained Friday morning. There was no
LOS ALAMOS, New Mexico (AP) — At Los Alamos National Laboratory, a seven-year, $213 million upgrade to the security system that protects the lab’s most sensitive nuclear bomb-making facilities doesn’t work. Those facilities, which sit atop a fault
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks were mostly higher Friday after the government reported a moderate increase in retail sales in August and tame inflation.
The Dow Jones industrial average added 46 points after an hour of trading, or
Older people searching for jobs have long fought back stereotypes that they lack the speed, technology skills and dynamism of younger applicants. But as a wave of baby boomers seeks to stay on the job later in life,
WASHINGTON (AP) — A watchdog says the Homeland Security Department needs better rules for its Twitter and Facebook accounts and other social media to avoid breaking the law.
A report released Friday says that in one case, investigators
HAMBURG, N.Y. (AP) — A Muslim advocacy group is asking Wal-Mart to rehire a New York worker who posted derogatory comments about Muslim customers on Facebook and was fired last week.
The Council on American-Islamic Relations said Friday
An 18-year-old was shot Thursday night.
DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — The war in Syria isn’t the easiest topic to break down in a brief newscast. But that’s exactly what Senegalese rapper Makhtar “Xuman” Fall does — and throws it down in rhyme no less.