WASHINGTON (AP) — For the first time in more than two years of a bloody civil war, President Barack Obama has declared Syria a national security threat that must be answered with a military strike — and in
WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Symphony Orchestra is preparing a multimedia composition focused on George Washington’s life.
The Kennedy Center will host the world premiere of “george WASHINGTON” by Roger Reynolds on Oct. 3-5. It will feature massive
NEW YORK (AP) — Prices for crude oil and natural gas moved in opposite directions Thursday after the U.S. government issued weekly supply reports for both fuels.
Benchmark oil for October delivery gained 93 cents, or 1.1 percent,
TOMAHAWK, Wis. (AP) — Federal safety officials fined an Illinois-based company more than $185,000 on Thursday after a worker suffered severe burns at the… More »
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A small community hospital in eastern North Carolina is closing after state officials declined Medicaid expansion under the federal Affordable… More »
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.S. Ambassador Samantha Power shrugged off President Vladimir Putin’s claim that Russia might support a U.N. resolution authorizing military force against Syria, saying Moscow has held the Security Council “hostage” on the Syria crisis
U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius didn’t always know how different her father, former Ohio Gov. John J. Gilligan, was from other dads.
Young boy forced to hold “I’m A Bully!” sign after picking fight at school.
ROME (AP) — With tensions high in the Mediterranean over Syria, Italy has decided it’s not the right time to send a Botticelli masterpiece on loan to Israel.
Italy’s culture ministry said Thursday it has decided against transporting
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico officials visited at least one Arizona company that took over mental health services in the state before an… More »
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire’s attorney general says the state will get a $400,000 federal grant to electronically monitor prescription drug use and… More »
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Indian woman whose memoir about life under Taliban rule was turned into a Bollywood movie was shot dead Thursday by suspected members of the Islamist militia, officials said.
The killing of Sushmita Banerjee
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Indian woman whose memoir about life under Taliban rule was turned into a Bollywood movie was shot dead Thursday… More »
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Tropical Storm Gabrielle quickly lost power and formation Thursday although it lashed the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico… More »
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cypriot lawmakers on Tuesday narrowly rejected two pieces of legislation that the bailed-out country’s international creditors demanded in return for a second, 1.5 billion euro ($1.98 billion) euro installment from a 10 billion euro