Kansas is heading back to court to defend new restrictions on abortion providers, having already spent more than $758,000 on private attorneys in lawsuits over anti-abortion laws.
The owner of a popular Hays bar and grill has pleaded no contest to aggravated arson for a fire that heavily damaged the business and damaged six other businesses last October.
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — Amnesty International says Nigeria is preparing to execute a fifth man, who had won a reprieve earlier this week after being taken to the gallows where four other convicted murderers were hanged. This man
NEW YORK (AP) — Charges have been dropped against a New York City EMT accused of walking away from an ailing pregnant woman who later died.
The charges stemmed from a December 2009 incident. Melisa Jackson and her
Paula Deen says that anyone who’s never sinned should pick up a rock and throw it at her.
BERLIN (AP) — Berlin is celebrating the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s famed “Ich bin ein Berliner” speech — a pledge of support to the divided city on the Cold War’s front line that still resonates
WEST HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut couple are letting customers at a Starbucks coffee shop choose the name of their baby.
Twenty-five-year-old Jennifer James and 24-year-old Mark Dixon of West Haven tell the New Haven Register (http://bit.ly/1adT5d6
NEW YORK (AP) — Stock futures are rising ahead of the final report on first-quarter growth in the U.S., and what appears to be a retreat by China, which had earlier indicated that it would not keep its
CAIRO (AP) — Security officials say the military has brought in reinforcements of troops and armor to bases near Egyptian cities ahead of planned June 30 protests to force the Islamist president out.
The officials say Wednesday’s deployments
The Supreme Court on Wednesday struck down a provision of a federal law denying federal benefits to married gay couples and cleared the way for the resumption of same-sex marriage in California.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Ecuador’s foreign minister said Wednesday his government could take months to decide whether to grant asylum to fugitive U.S. National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden.
Foreign Minister Ricardo Patino compared Snowden’s case to
JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli leaders have warned against attacks from Syria while visiting a military drill held near the border with the country in the Golan Heights.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon spoke Wednesday,
The price of oil fell below $95 a barrel on Wednesday as traders awaited the latest U.S. government report on energy supplies.
Benchmark oil for August delivery was down 53 cents to $94.79 per barrel in electronic trading
Despite barely beating a midnight deadline, hundreds of jeering protesters helped stop Texas lawmakers from passing one of the toughest abortion measures in the country.
The parents of a 16-year-old West Virginia girl say one of the friends accused of stabbing her to death had been like a second daughter to them.