WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans insist the Obama administration is covering up information about last year’s deadly assault on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, rejecting administration assurances to the contrary and stoking a controversy with implications
CLEVELAND (AP) — The block where authorities say three young women who vanished a decade ago were held captive by a man and his two brothers has many faces.
On one end, magnificent stained-glass windows rise two stories
NEW YORK (AP) — A national push for paid sick days is poised to score a significant victory in New York City.
The City Council is expected to vote Wednesday to require businesses to provide sick leave to
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Just a few years ago, Gulf Arab women usually only felt comfortable showing off their fashion sense at ladies-only parties or family gatherings. In public, at least in their home countries, the
UNDATED (AP) — A new genetic test goes on sale Wednesday that gauges the aggressiveness of prostate cancer. That may help tens of thousands of men each year decide whether they need to treat their cancer right away
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — The death toll from a collapsed building housing five garment factories rose to 761 on Wednesday as authorities started disbursing salary and other benefits to the survivors in the country’s deadliest industrial disaster.
A new genetic test to gauge the aggressiveness of prostate cancer may help tens of thousands of men each year decide whether they need to treat their cancer right away or can safely monitor it.
The new test,
NEW YORK (AP) — A French painting owned by Madonna has sold at a New York City auction for more than $7 million.
Sotheby’s auction house hasn’t said who bought Fernand Leger’s (lay-ZHAYZ’) “Three Women at the Red
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A resurgent housing market, rising home values and steady job gains are helping more U.S. homeowners stay on top of their mortgage payments.
Credit reporting agency TransUnion said Wednesday that the percentage of mortgage
WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew’s loopy signature is showing signs of improvement as he gets ready to affix his “Jacob Lew” to the nation’s currency.
President Barack Obama joked in January when he nominated Lew for
Today is Wednesday, May 8, the 128th day of 2013. There are 237 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On May 8, 1945, President Harry S. Truman announced on radio that Nazi Germany’s forces had
NEW YORK (AP) — Two early casts from Auguste Rodin’s masterpiece “The Gates of Hell” have sold for a total of more than $16 million at a New York City auction.
“The Thinker” sold Tuesday for $15.3 million,
A local artist will be participating in Final Friday this month combining her love for animals and art into a charitable donation.
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — Four years after scandal derailed his political career, ex-Republican Gov. Mark Sanford once again holds a South Carolina political office, winning back his old congressional seat Tuesday after a race in which he battled
WICHITA – The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children shows there are 21 active cases of missing persons from Kansas.
Among the missing… More »