Gov’t seeks new limits on silica dust

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators announced plans Friday to dramatically limit workplace exposure to silica dust, an agent known to cause…

Obama targets college message to Pa.

SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) — President Barack Obama is leaving Scranton after a visit to tout his plan for college affordability as a way to keep do…

UN forces fire on east Congo rebels

GOMA, Congo (AP) — U.N. and Congolese army officials say that a new U.N. intervention brigade in eastern Congo has fired on M23 rebels for t…