CONORD, N.H. (AP) — Federal officials preparing to sell the New Hampshire compound of a tax-evading couple convicted of amassing an arsenal of weapons can’t guarantee that explosives and other booby traps aren’t hidden on the 103-acre spread.
One year after the Aurora theater massacre a ceremony of prayer, song and remembrance is held.
WASHINGTON (AP) — When Secretary of State John Kerry bounded up the steps to his converted Air Force 757 in Amman, Jordan, on Friday night, staffers greeted him with applause.
He grabbed a bottle of Sam Adams beer
NEW YORK (AP) — The return of Eliot Spitzer and Anthony Weiner to New York City politics is shining a spotlight on those most hurt by their previous scandals: their wives.
Silda Wall Spitzer, who appeared anguished as
Helen Thomas, the irrepressible White House correspondent who used her seat in the front row of history to grill 10 presidents and was not shy about sharing her opinions, died Saturday.
Helen Thomas, reporter covering 10 presidents, died Saturday at the age of 92.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelin is voluntarily recalling 100,000 tires after a retailer discovered that some had holes and quickly deflated.
The recall affects certain sizes of Michelin’s LTX M/S 2, X Radial LT2 and Latitude Tour tires. The
WASHINGTON (AP) — Helen Thomas, a pioneer for women in journalism and an irrepressible White House correspondent, has died. She was 92.
A friend, Muriel Dobbin, says Thomas died at her apartment in Washington on Saturday morning. Dobbin
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — As Sandra Taliaferro prepares to move out of her apartment to make way for redevelopment efforts near Atlantic City’s newest casino, she recalls the state of the city when she moved there as
After decades of work, wildlife biologists have been so successful in bringing back the peregrine falcon that the powerful raptors now threaten Southern California’s endangered shorebird breeding sites.
As a result, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says
ALGIERS (AP) — Algerian authorities say four armed Islamic extremists have been killed in a shootout with soldiers southeast of the capital.
A security service statement Saturday says the fighting occurred overnight in Sour El Ghozlane, 120 kilometers
WASHINGTON (AP) — Six months ago, President Barack Obama stood on the Capitol steps and offered a soaring liberal vision for his second term. Buoyed by re-election, he said the nation must pursue without delay steps to protect
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The legal tussle over the costs of reforming the notoriously dangerous New Orleans jail is about to resume in a federal courtroom, where lawyers are expected to press the case that the sheriff doesn’t
WASHINGTON (AP) — During the bleakest days of the Great Recession, Congress agreed in bipartisan votes to bail out two of Detroit’s biggest businesses, General Motors and Chrysler.
Today, however, there seems little appetite from either Democrats or
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is commending the work of a consumer protection agency created after the economic crisis.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau got its first permanent director this week after the Senate voted to install