LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan lawmakers gave final approval Tuesday to a measure that would make more low-income adults eligible for Medicaid, positioning the state to become the largest controlled by Republicans to support a key component of
A local business becomes part of a crime scene investigation after a shooting leaves a Butler County Sheriff’s deputy hurt, and the suspect still on the run.
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — People traveling to Puerto Rico will no longer have to stand in line at the island’s main international airport to take a bus and pick up their rental car.
The company that
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazil’s senate has opened an investigation into U.S. spying in the nation.
In their first act, lawmakers asked Tuesday that an American journalist living in Rio de Janeiro who first broke news about
PHOENIX (AP) — The Phoenix Suns and Michael Beasley have reached an agreement to terminate the contract of the troubled forward.
The move on Tuesday will cost the franchise $7 million, a $2 million savings from what Beasley
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Texas National Guard refused to process requests from same-sex couples for benefits on Tuesday, citing the state constitution’s ban on gay marriage, despite a Pentagon directive to do so.
Pentagon officials said Texas
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Matt Damon and Michael Douglas won’t just be competing for an Emmy. They’ll be handing one out, too.
Emmys producers announced the pair as this year’s first presenters Tuesday.
Damon and Douglas are both
WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State John Kerry is making one thing very clear when it comes to a potential military strike against Syria: There will be no American boots on the ground.
FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Gov. Steve Beshear’s decision to expand the Medicaid program and to create the Kentucky Health Benefit Exchange to help Kentuckians… More »
Recent editorials from Alabama newspapers:
The Anniston (Ala.) Star on state senator’s crusade against children’s book:
Literary censorship is a serious matter.… More »
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan lawmakers have given final approval to legislation to make more low-income adults eligible for health insurance through the federal… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says President Barack Obama approved plans in June to give lethal aid to Syrian rebels, making the decision public for the first time.
Hagel and Sen. Bob Corker, the top Republican
CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland Indians pitcher Justin Masterson will miss at least one start because of a strained left oblique, another blow to a team that’s struggling to stay in playoff contention.
Indians manager Terry Francona says Masterson
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Crews in Puerto Rico are restoring a 108-year-old bridge in the island’s central region that is listed as a U.S. historic site.
Gov. Alejandro Garcia Padilla said Tuesday the $3.3 million restoration
Diana Nyad discusses her record breaking swim from Cuba to the United States.