LAREDO, Texas (AP) — Thirty-four young migrants are in U.S. custody after trying to enter the United States without documents in the latest round of what is becoming a new tactic in confronting what they consider unjust U.S.
HAVANA (AP) — Cuba is the only country in the world that mints two national currencies, a bizarre system that even President Raul Castro acknowledges is hamstringing the island’s socialist economy and must be scrapped.
Exactly how to
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is telling members of the military he’ll work to get Congress to re-open the government as soon as possible.
Obama is addressing troops in a video message after Congress missed a midnight
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal workers will still have to report to work for about four hours Tuesday even though the government is shutting down.
With no late deal averting the midnight Monday shutdown, several federal agencies say employees
WASHINGTON (AP) — Congress has missed the deadline for averting the first partial government shutdown in 17 years.
As the clock struck midnight Monday, House Republicans were demanding that the Senate negotiate their demand for a one-year delay
Today is Tuesday, Oct. 1, the 274th day of 2013. There are 91 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On Oct. 1, 1908, Henry Ford introduced his Model T automobile to the market.
BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say a power outage at the University of California at Berkeley led to an explosion and is prompting an evacuation of the campus.
UC Berkeley spokesman Dan Mogulof says the power outage was
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has displayed a domestically-built missile capable of hitting all parts of North Korea and other sophisticated weapons at the country’s biggest Armed Forces Day ceremony in a decade.
Tuesday’s televised ceremony
WASHINGTON (AP) — The White House’s budget office says it’s notifying federal agencies that the government will shut down Tuesday.
Sylvia Mathews Burwell, the director of the White House Office of Management and Budget, said late Monday in
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — U.N. officials say an “exhaustive study” will be undertaken to determine whether a Dominican Republic court decision to strip citizenship from children of Haitian migrants violates international treaties.
Last week’s decision by
Marina Shifrin put in her two weeks notice with some creativity and not without a dance break first.
The Kansas City Royals finished with their best records since 1989 and are looking forward to next year.
The Kansas City Chiefs off to a 4-0 start for only the third time in franchise history.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican federal and state police have rescued 73 kidnapped migrants being held in a house on the border with Texas.
The Immigration Institute says in a statement Monday that 17 migrants are from Honduras,
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Drew Brees completed eight of his first 10 passes for 108 yards, and Darren Sproles’ touchdown run helped the New Orleans Saints take a 7-3 lead over the Miami Dolphins after the first quarter