WASHINGTON (AP) — Two landmark Supreme Court rulings that bolster gay marriage rights don’t remove all barriers to same-sex unions by a long shot. Where gay couples live still will have a lot to do with how they’re
Police in Florida arrest golfer accused with brutally beating another man.
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is closing higher for the second day in a row.
The Dow Jones industrial average rose 149 points, or 1 percent, to 14,910 points Wednesday.
It’s the first two-day gain since
WASHINGTON (AP) — The government is fining Delta Air Lines Inc. $750,000 for bumping some passengers involuntarily, without offering compensation or seeking volunteers first.
Airlines sometimes sell too many tickets for a flight, and have to “bump” some
A 52-year-old Wichita man died after suffering a medical issue and leaving the road Wednesday morning on Highway 54 in Pratt County.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — “I am Eleanor Webb. I throw my story to the wind.” So says the ancient child-woman played by Saoirse Ronan in “Byzantium.” In a sense that’s what director Neil Jordan and screenwriter Moira Buffini
Excerpts from the majority and dissenting opinions handed down by the U.S. Supreme Court in its 5-4 rulings Wednesday striking down part of the Defense of Marriage Act, or DOMA, and leaving in place a trial court’s ruling
PARIS (AP) — The man known as Carlos the Jackal has lost an appeal of his conviction in four bombings in France three decades ago that killed 11 people and wounded some 140.
A panel of judges in
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Secret Service says a woman is under arrest and in the custody of District of Columbia police after jumping over the White House fence on Wednesday.
A Secret Service spokesman identified the woman, who
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration says it is broadening an exemption for American Indians from the new health care law’s requirement that virtually every U.S. resident has health insurance starting next year.
New rules clarify that people
WASHINGTON (AP) — In only one of today’s two gay marriage cases did the 5-to-4 ruling break down along ideological lines.
That was the case in which the Supreme Court rejected part of the federal Defense of Marriage
HERMISTON, Ore. (AP) — Experiments have begun in Oregon aimed at using the unmanned aircraft known as drones to keep potatoes happy.
The Federal Aviation Administration recently authorized the use of drones to fly over Oregon State University
Staggeringly implausible, cartoonishly comical, Roland Emmerich’s “White House Down” is refreshingly dumb.
Refreshing because carefree action absurdity, once the province of the summer cinema, is on the outs. Solemnity — even for caped, flying men in tight-fitting trousers
PASSAIC, N.J. (AP) — The Cleveland Browns have released a rookie who is charged with attempted murder for allegedly punching a man outside a club in northern New Jersey.
Ausar Walcott turned himself in to Passaic police Tuesday
Michigan boy paralyzed after contracting virus through mosquito bite.