CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago children displaced by public school closings may be forced to step into the line of fire between warring street gangs as they walk to their new schools each day, a gang expert told a
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A 3-year-old girl at the center of an international custody dispute boarded a plane to Sweden on Wednesday after a federal judge ruled that her mother was violating a treaty by keeping her
WASHINGTON (AP) — A day after huddling with President Barack Obama at the White House, a bipartisan group of senators inched closer Wednesday to a compromise that would reduce interest rates on student loans before classes resume.
NEW YORK (AP) — After nudging New Yorkers to stop smoking and eat better, Mayor Michael Bloomberg is working on getting them to take the stairs more often.
He proposed Wednesday to tweak the building code to promote
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The U.S. Department of Transportation has suspended its review of a $5.5 billion loan request that is essential for building a private bullet train between a Southern California desert community and the Las Vegas
NEW YORK (AP) — Sultry eyes burn into the camera lens from behind tousled curls. A scruff of sexy beard and loose T-shirt are bathed in soft, yellow light.
The close-up of Dzhokhar Tsarnaev on the cover of
WASHINGTON (AP) — The headquarters of the Environmental Protection Agency has been renamed to honor former President Bill Clinton.
Democratic Sen. Barbara Boxer of California hosted the dedication ceremony Wednesday and sponsored the legislation that changed the building’s
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court is allowing the U.S. government to continue genital searches of Guantanamo Bay detainees — at least temporarily.
A three-judge panel of the court Wednesday granted the Obama administration’s emergency motion for
DETROIT (AP) — After several weeks of talks, only one deal has been reached between the state-appointed emergency manager hired to fix Detroit’s finances and more than 50 creditors, two public pension funds and unions jockeying for their
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A third federal appeals court has declared President Barack Obama’s recess appointments of three members of the National Labor Relations Board unconstitutional.
A divided three-judge panel of the Richmond-based 4th U.S. Circuit Court of