Senate ready to confirm new NLRB members

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate leaders are hoping to push three of President Barack Obama’s labor nominees through the chamber, a day after giving…

BC-WEA–Global Weather-Fahrenheit, WEA

NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous …

German consumer confidence heads higher

BERLIN (AP) — A survey has found that German consumer confidence is continuing to rise on the back of a strong labor market and the prospect…

Suspected US drone kills 3 in Yemen

SANAA, Yemen (AP) — A Yemeni military official says a suspected U.S. drone strike has killed three alleged al-Qaida militants in one of the …

Quotations of the day

“If someone is gay and he searches for the Lord and has good will, who am I to judge?” — Pope Francis striking a conciliatory stance toward …