Junction City officials and police are on the hunt for people who are stealing some of the city’s water.
U.S. homebuilders are feeling more optimistic about their home sales prospects than they have in more than seven years, a trend that suggests home construction will accelerate in coming months.
The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo builder
NEW YORK (AP) — Not many people read “The Cuckoo’s Calling” before word leaked out over the weekend that author Robert Galbraith was, in fact, J.K. Rowling. But a handful who did managed to get a signed copy.
A Pittsburg woman has pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder in the shooting death of her husband.
PALM SPRINGS, California (AP) — Doctors are looking into the mystery of a U.S. man who awoke speaking only Swedish, with no memory of his past, after he was found unconscious four months ago at a Southern California
WASHINGTON (AP) — At the center of the bitter fight over filibuster rights in the Senate are seven people nominated by President Barack Obama to serve in administration agencies. They are:
—Richard Cordray, director, Bureau of Consumer Financial
PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) — Doctors are looking into the mystery of a Florida man who awoke speaking only Swedish, with no memory of his past, after he was found unconscious four months ago at a Southern California
“My Lunches With Orson: Conversations Between Henry Jaglom and Orson Welles” (Metropolitan Books), by Peter Biskind
Orson Welles would enter the trendy Los Angeles restaurant Ma Maison through the kitchen, thus avoiding being seen arriving by wheelchair. His
PARIS (AP) — A Norwegian black metal musician and alleged sympathizer of mass murderer Anders Behring Breivik was arrested Tuesday on what French authorities say was suspicion he could be planning “a large terrorist act.”
The Paris prosecutor’s
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are opening slightly lower on Wall Street as traders are mostly unimpressed with the latest batch of corporate earnings.
Coca-Cola dropped 3 percent to $39.74, the worst drop in the Dow Jones industrial
JERUSALEM (AP) — The Israeli military says fire from fighting in neighboring Syria has hit the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights.
The military said a number of what appeared to be mortar shells struck the Golan Heights on Tuesday, causing
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. factories cranked out more business equipment, home electronics and autos last month, boosting manufacturing output for the second straight month.
The Federal Reserve said Tuesday that manufacturing production rose 0.3 percent in June from
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s president-elect has sent messages to Syria’s Bashar Assad and Lebanon’s militant Hezbollah group, reaffirming support for the two allies.
The official IRNA news agency on Tuesday cited Hasan Rouhani as saying close Iranian-Syrian
LONDON (AP) — Britain’s top policeman has apologized for using the names of dead children to help establish false identities for undercover work.
A report published Tuesday revealed that the names of 42 dead children — born between
ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Hundreds of thousands of people are about to converge on Ann Arbor for the city’s annual art fairs.
Four days’ worth of art, music and food kick off Wednesday.
There actually are four