NEW YORK (AP) — In an era when news organizations are shutting foreign bureaus to cut costs, more of the dangerous work of reporting from the world’s trouble spots is falling to freelancers, who often must fend for
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Smithsonian Institution’s inspector general says the museum complex continues to use substandard storage facilities in suburban Maryland to store important art and science collections.
Inspector General Scott Dahl testified before a House committee Wednesday
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Prosecutors say the suspect charged with the gruesome killing of two San Francisco jewelry store clerks and critical wounding of the shop owner believed he had been overcharged by about $300.
Assistant District Attorney
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Wednesday hailed Richard Cordray’s long-awaited confirmation as head of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, saying his installation gives consumers a stronger footing “for years to come” in dealings with banks and
Authorities along the Arizona border say a man accused of driving a car carrying 220 pounds of marijuana had been deported to Mexico 11 times.
House Speaker John Boehner on Wednesday soundly rejected suggestions that the United States boycott the Winter Olympics in Sochi if Russia grants asylum to National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden.
Packs of young people rampaged through Hollywood, knocked down people and stole cellphones and other items before a police sweep halted the marauding and arrested a dozen people
An upstate New York man who cut off his electronic monitoring bracelet, then raped a 10-year-old girl and killed her mother pleaded guilty
Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said the central bank had no firm timetable for cutting back on its bond purchases.
Former President Jimmy Carter says unlimited political contributions are “legal bribery of candidates.”