Midwest hot, dry spell brings back drought worriesDES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A growing season that began unusually wet and cold in the Midwest… More »
CHICAGO (AP) — A teenager facing terrorism charges for allegedly trying to bomb a downtown Chicago bar is now accused of seeking to have an undercover FBI agent killed while the suspect was behind bars, prosecutors announced Thursday.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas cotton growers have watched their costs rise this season as bugs fed from the ground up and a… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — The top U.S. intelligence official says he’ll now release figures every year on how many new top secret court orders and national security letters are issued and how many people are targeted because of them.
WEST, Texas (AP) — Four months after the local fertilizer plant exploded, killing 15 people, transforming the lives of everyone in town and damaging buildings for blocks around, including their high school, the West Trojans were preparing to
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — BP PLC says the Jindal administration has misrepresented its record in the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, including how much it has spent on cleanup.
BP spokesman Geoff Morrell responded Thursday to comments
The mother of twins successfully separated after being born joined at the chest says she’s looking forward to holding the babies she once thought had no chance of survival.
DALLAS (AP) — The mother of twins successfully separated after being born joined at the chest says she’s looking forward to holding the babies… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — New York City police say they’ve arrested a woman after she offered an undercover officer a $60,000 stamp collection to kill her husband.
Police say Elena Adams was arrested Thursday and charged with conspiracy
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bruce C. Murray, who led the influential Jet Propulsion Laboratory and battled Washington and NASA over money, projects and policy, has died. He was 81.
Murray died at his home early Thursday from complications
NEW YORK (AP) — The 89-year-old son convicted of stealing millions of dollars from philanthropist Brooke Astor recently said he has regrets about what happened, a parole hearing document released Thursday shows.
And when Anthony Marshall was asked
DENVER (AP) — Prosecutors in the Colorado theater shooting case said Thursday they want the mental health records of defendant James Holmes from the state hospital and from a university where Holmes was a graduate student.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former Jet Propulsion Laboratory director Bruce C. Murray, who battled Washington and NASA over money, projects and policy, has died. He was 81.
Murray died at his home in Oceanside at 4:57 a.m. Thursday
Tony Dorsett hopes a proposed $765 million settlement with the NFL can make a difference in the lives of thousands of former players who… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — Two kittens that briefly shut down New York City subway service have been found and rescued from the tracks.
Metropolitan Transportation Authority spokeswoman Julie Glave says the kittens were discovered Thursday evening under the