NEW YORK (AP) — A lawyer who argued successfully to prevent an Indian tribe in Connecticut from blocking collection of local and state property taxes on slot machines at the largest casino in the Western Hemisphere said the
YORK, Pa. (AP) — A man convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the death of the 7-year-old boy he and his wife adopted from Russia… More »
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Yahoo has won a court fight that could help the public learn more about the U.S. government’s efforts to obtain data from Internet users.
The U.S. Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court, which reviews government requests
NEW YORK (AP) — Former CIA director David Petraeus is taking a big salary cut for his visiting professorship at the City University of New York’s honors college after being criticized for how much he was getting paid.
New Warren police chief Eric Merkel held a meet-and-greet Monday to lay out his plans for the department.
WARRENSBURG, Mo. (AP) — A Missouri judge denied bond for a 24-year-old Saudi man accused of hiring his roommate to kill a local bar owner, ruling Monday that the former college student was unlawfully in the U.S. and
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Top Mexican drug cartel captures or killings:
— July 2013: Authorities in northern Mexico capture Miguel Angel Trevino Morales, alias “Z-40,” leader of the brutal Zetas cartel.
— Oct. 7, 2012: Mexican marines kill
ATLANTA (AP) — A giant panda named Lun Lun gave birth Monday at Zoo Atlanta to two tiny cubs, the first twin pandas born in the United States since 1987, zoo spokeswoman Keisha Hines announced.
The 15-year-old panda
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Yahoo has won a court fight that could help the public learn more about the government’s efforts to obtain data from Internet users.
The U.S. Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court reviews government requests to spy
NEW YORK (AP) — Some Starbucks workers in the city were so rude to deaf customers they mocked them and called the police to try to get them kicked out, a lawsuit says.
The lawsuit seeks unspecified damages
PALM SPRINGS, Calif. (AP) — Doctors in a Southern California hospital are looking into the mystery of a Florida man who awoke with no memory of his past, speaking only Swedish.
The Desert Sun (http://mydesert.co/145PNGw) reports Michael Boatwright
WASHINGTON (AP) — A top aide to congresswoman Michele Bachmann has been arrested and charged with thefts that took place in a House office building.
A spokesman for the U.S. Capitol Police says 37-year-old Javier Sanchez of Virginia
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek lawmakers have voted to indict a former finance minister over his handling of data on Greeks with Swiss bank accounts.
A panel of senior judges will determine in coming days whether George Papaconstantinou
DETROIT (AP) — Detroit has reached an “important settlement” with some creditors as it negotiates ways to get rid of billions of dollars of debt, according to court documents filed Monday, though details of the agreement haven’t been
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel says federal budget cuts are hurting the nation’s military readiness.
Hagel made the comment during a town hall-style meeting at Fort Bragg on Monday.
Hagel told an audience of
LAS VEGAS (AP) — As the sun began to set over the Rio casino in Las Vegas, a weary group of card sharks approached the midway point of the last day in the contest for a place at
NEW YORK (AP) — A Chicago-area lawyer convicted in a $2.4 billion fraud that led to the collapse of a giant independent commodities firm has been sentenced to a year and a day in prison.
Joseph P. Collins
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A butter sculpture of President Abraham Lincoln will share the dairy-centric spotlight this year with the world-famous butter cow at the Iowa State Fair.
Organizers announced Monday that a sculpture of Lincoln, along
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Miguel Angel Trevino Morales, the notoriously brutal leader of the feared Zetas drug cartel, has been captured in the first major blow against an organized crime leader by a Mexican administration struggling to drive
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Dozens of protesters gathered in Little Rock shortly after a black man was fatally shot by police following a traffic stop, with some citing frustration about the recent Trayvon Martin verdict.