ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A federal judge in Albuquerque is expected to decide Friday whether companies in New Mexico and Iowa can begin legally slaughtering horses, for the first time in the country since it was effectively banned
FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — The government’s contention that Pfc. Bradley Manning harmed national security by leaking U.S. secrets is getting a more public airing.
Three of the four witnesses who have testified so far at his sentencing
WASHINGTON (AP) — Maybe the 40th vote to repeal President Barack Obama’s health care law will be a charm for opponents of the overhaul.
House Republicans are scheduled to vote Friday on a bill that would prevent the
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A firefighter died on the first day of what is typically the Pacific Northwest’s busiest month for wildfire, the 28th wilderness fire crew member killed this year in the nation.
John Hammack of Madras,
NANDAIME, Nicaragua (AP) — Nandaime puts on a big show for two weeks every year to honor its patron saint, Santa Ana, the mother of the Virgin Mary.
Townspeople parade through the streets with a platform holding statues
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Louisiana’s only dental school has received a five-year, $1.8 million grant to teach students how to care for HIV and… More »
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana University researchers exploring possible new treatments for breast cancer have received nearly $1.2 million from a breast cancer charity to… More »
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) — German airline Lufthansa AG recorded a net loss of 204 million euros ($270.01 million) in the first six months of the year as restructuring costs, fuel prices and slower business in Asia and the
WASHINGTON (AP) — With union membership on the decline, labor leaders are getting more creative — and some say more desperate — to boost sagging numbers and rebuild their waning clout.
Unions are helping non-union fast food workers
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A novel New Zealand law that could legalize some designer drugs is being scrutinized with interest by other countries… More »
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — A novel New Zealand law that could legalize some designer drugs is being scrutinized with interest by other countries struggling to keep up with the proliferation of “party pills” and similar products.
SRINAGAR, India (AP) — The Indian army has killed a dozen suspected rebels in five days of fighting near the highly militarized line dividing disputed Kashmir between India and Pakistan.
Indian army spokesman Naresh Vig says the fighting
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Some golfers need to trust their swing. Some need to trust their judgment.
Webb Simpson grabbed a surprising first-round lead at the Bridgestone Invitational by trusting his caddie.
Playing Firestone Country Club for the
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Postal Service takes pictures of every piece of mail processed in the United States — 160 billion last year — and keeps them on hand for up to a month.
In an interview with
NEW YORK (AP) — Pressure to get suspensions over with before the playoffs could force an end to negotiations in baseball’s latest drug scandal.
Monday appears to be the deadline for Alex Rodriguez and 13 others to accept