SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — When the courts have to figure compensation for people aboard Asiana Airlines Flight 214, the potential payouts will probably be vastly different for Americans and passengers from other countries, even if they were seated
KATMAI NATIONAL PARK AND PRESERVE, Alaska (AP) — Stars snarling at each other, mate swapping, dominant males posturing and establishing their territory.
It’s not quite “Jersey Shore,” but these are among the highlights of the second season of
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A 91-year-old former chief of an Islamic party in Bangladesh has been sentenced to 90 years in jail for crimes against humanity during the country’s 1971 independence war.
A special tribunal of three judges
One-year-old Ka’Lani is so fascinated by a round plastic toy that she doesn’t see her mother, Ke’sha Scrivner, walk into the Martha’s Table day
WASHINGTON (AP) — America is pivoting to Asia, focused on the Mideast, yet the “backyard,” as Secretary of State John Kerry once referred to Latin America, is sprouting angry weeds as the scandal involving intelligence leaker Edward Snowden
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Welcome to the “Max and Dave Show,” a campaign-style swing around the country featuring two of the most powerful members of Congress rallying support for their effort to overhaul the nation’s tax laws
WASHINGTON (AP) — Frustrated by a recalcitrant Congress, President Barack Obama has vowed to take climate change into his own hands. Now he has to deliver.
Three weeks after giving an ambitious speech to outline his proposal, the
WASHINGTON (AP) — Legislation that would let Israelis visit the United States without visas but not demand full reciprocal treatment for all Americans wishing to travel to the Jewish state could put Congress and the Obama administration on
DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) — The Arab American National Museum is among the planned southeastern Michigan stops this week for eight performing artists, students and teachers from the Middle East.
Members of the delegation will stage a concert Wednesday
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Something odd has been happening the past few weeks in the town that’s home to the Pittsburgh Steelers and the Pittsburgh Penguins — something very strange indeed. People are talking about a professional baseball club
Greenpeace activists occupied a French nuclear power plant site before dawn Monday — a media stunt deeply embarrassing to the government which is intent on demonstrating that France’s reliance on nuclear power is safe.
BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s premier university has apologized for displaying a banner that showed Adolf Hitler alongside Superman and other superheroes. School officials say it was painted by ignorant students who didn’t realize Hitler’s image would offend anyone.
Tyson Gay felt healthy for the first time in years and was aiming high: He planned to step on the track at world championships and push Usain Bolt.
Not so fast.
The anticipated 100-meter showdown got scrubbed after
NEW YORK (AP) — Seven new All-Stars and still no Yasiel Puig.
The rookie sensation from the Los Angeles Dodgers was left out again after a string of substitutes were added to the National League roster Sunday. But
WASHINGTON (AP) — A commitment to volunteerism is bringing together presidents past and present.
Former President George H.W. Bush is coming to the White House on Monday for a ceremony President Barack Obama is holding to recognize the