WEST TISBURY, Mass. (AP) — President Barack Obama is filling his Martha’s Vineyard vacation with golf, visits to friends’ homes and dinners out with the first lady. But he will have to wait just a little bit longer
WASHINGTON (AP) — In secretive chat rooms and on encrypted Internet message boards, al-Qaida fighters have been planning and coordinating attacks — including a threatened if vague plot that U.S. officials say closed 19 diplomatic posts across Africa
LOS ANGELES (AP) — California regulators on Thursday were set to take up offshore fracking after revelations that the practice had quietly occurred off the coast since the late 1990s.
The California Coastal Commission added the issue at
NEW YORK (AP) — Minimum and maximum temperatures in Fahrenheit, precipitation in inches and weather conditions as recorded for the previous day and forecast for the current and following day in each city as of 0700 GMT:
JERUSALEM (AP) — A semi-governmental Israeli organization says it has brought 17 Yemini Jews to Israel, secretly helping them escape the political unrest in their Arab homeland.
Jewish Agency official Ariel Di Porto says the “airlift was clandestine”
SEATTLE (AP) — A few things will be different at this year’s Hempfest, the 22-year-old summer “protestival” on Seattle’s waterfront where tens of thousands of revelers gather to use dope openly, listen to music and gaze at the
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A few weeks after moving to suburban Kansas City from the Seattle area, Aaron Belenky went online to register to vote but ended up joining thousands of other Kansas residents whose voting rights are
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — Col. Michael Mulligan stood up and whispered to a fellow prosecutor who had just finished questioning a witness in the Fort Hood shooting trial, prompting the military lawyer to stand back up and
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — Pathologists who examined the bodies of those slain in the Fort Hood rampage are expected to resume testifying at the trial of the accused gunman.
So far, doctors who examined seven of the
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials say a wave of car bombs in Baghdad has killed 23 people and wounded dozens.
Police officials say five car bombs exploded on Thursday morning across the city. One bomb struck near a
TOKYO (AP) — In the steamy heat of mid-August, the cherry-tree shaded grounds of Yasukuni Shrine in the heart of Tokyo seem an unlikely hotbed of provocation.
But visits by senior Japanese government officials to the shrine, whose
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — A court filing says Ohio plans to come up with a new process for executing condemned inmates no later than… More »
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Backers of an Ohio bill to effectively ban abortions after the first detectable fetal heartbeat are declaring “Round 2″ in… More »
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A family friend tortured and killed a mother and 8-year old son before setting his home on fire and escaping with the mother’s 16-year-old daughter, according to newly unsealed search warrants.
The warrants do
CAIRO (AP) — Egypt faced a new phase of uncertainty on Thursday after the bloodiest day since its Arab Spring began, with nearly 300 people reported killed and thousands injured as police smashed two protest camps of supporters
NEW YORK (AP) — Financial companies need to create an honest culture among employees to prevent the kind of conspiracy that enabled two former JPMorgan Chase & Co. traders in London to falsify bank records to cover up
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Marcellus Shale natural gas production is rising even faster this year than energy experts had predicted, and that’s having a national impact on energy.
Bentek, a Colorado company that analyzes energy trends, said that 2013
BAGHDAD (AP) — Iraqi officials: Car bomb attacks in Baghdad kill 14 people, wound dozens.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — A New Jersey judge was being asked to rule that the state allow gay marriage as a result of the U.S. Supreme Court ruling that struck down a ban on giving federal benefits to
PITTSBURGH (AP) — Marcellus Shale natural gas production is rising even faster this year than energy experts predicted, and that’s having a national impact… More »