HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A dispute over the 911 recordings from the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School is shaping up as a test of a new Connecticut law — adopted in response to the massacre — that
BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese airport officials say a team of U.N. chemical weapons inspectors has arrived in Beirut on its way back to Syria.
U.N officials say the inspectors will complete their investigation into “pending credible allegations” of
NEW YORK (AP) — Television viewers tuned in to see TV stars celebrating each other but didn’t ignore what else the medium had to offer.
The Nielsen ratings company said that on the night that “Breaking Bad” won
BOSTON (AP) — The two candidates who emerged from a crowded field as finalists to succeed longtime Mayor Thomas Menino now face the difficult task of winning over an electorate that still seems decidedly uncertain over the city’s
WEATHERFORD, Okla. (AP) — Guards shuttling inmates wearing street clothes inexplicably left eight of them alone in their transport van — with the keys — frustrating a local police chief called out to round up the prisoners after
QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Rescuers struggled Wednesday to help thousands of people injured and left homeless after their houses collapsed in a massive earthquake in southwestern Pakistan the day before as the death toll rose overnight to 210.
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) — Cambodia’s opposition party on Wednesday threatened a nationwide general strike to protest what it claims was a rigged election and the illegitimate return to power of authoritarian leader Hun Sen.
Opposition leader Sam
BANGKOK (AP) — The price of oil rose Wednesday, bouncing back slightly after a string of losses.
Benchmark oil for November delivery was up 24 cents to $103.37 per barrel at midday Bangkok time in electronic trading on
WASHINGTON (AP) — With new health insurance markets launching next week, the Obama administration is unveiling premiums and plan choices for 36 states where… More »
BANGKOK (AP) — Global stock markets fell Wednesday, dragged down by fears that political gridlock in Washington over the federal budget might shut down the U.S. government.
The government will reach its borrowing limit, or debt ceiling, by
BEIJING (AP) — The delivery date of China’s long-delayed first commercial jet airliner has been pushed back again, the manufacturer said Wednesday, the latest setback for China’s ambitions to challenge market leaders Boeing and Airbus.
Originally promised for
QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani official: Death toll from major quake in southwest rises overnight to 182.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The Iranian president’s first speech to world leaders was absent anti-Israel rhetoric and offered up negotiations with the U.S. and its allies over the disputed nuclear program, showing a more moderate face of the
The following 24 fellows will each receive $625,000 over the next five years from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
CHICAGO (AP) — The following 24 fellows will each receive $625,000 over the next five years from the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur… More »