SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Billionaire Chris Hansen must pay $50,000 for his role in a secretive effort to funnel money to a group trying to thwart Sacramento’s efforts to build a new downtown arena, the California Fair Political
HONOLULU (AP) — Hawaii Gov. Neil Abercrombie is calling for a special legislative session to move forward a bill legalizing gay marriage.
Abercrombie announced the special session during a news conference on Monday. The session would begin on
DENVER (AP) — Prosecutors and defense lawyers in the Colorado theater shootings are getting their first look at a long-awaited opinion from a state psychiatrist on whether defendant James Holmes was legally insane when he killed 12 people
BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — The Brazilian government has designated nearly 10,000 square kilometers (3,860 square miles) of land in the Amazon rainforest as a protected area.
That’s an area slightly smaller than the nation of Lebanon, and the
CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela’s oil minister on Monday said sabotage caused an explosion and fire last year that killed more than 40 people at the country’s main oil refinery, saying someone deliberately loosened bolts and released highly
Kansas lawmakers have learned that administrative issues are likely to linger from a state law requiring new voters to provide proof of their U.S. citizenship.
LONDON (AP) — A car that transformed into a submarine in the James Bond movie “The Spy Who Loved Me” has been sold at a London auction for 550,000 pounds ($865,000).
The distinctively-shaped white Lotus Esprit, designed for
One person was taken to the hospital after a motorcycle accident this morning.
An Oklahoma man has pleaded guilty to robbing a bank in southeast Kansas earlier this summer.
SEATTLE (AP) — A Washington appeals court says tentative plans for a new professional basketball and hockey arena in Seattle do not violate state environmental law.
Investor Chris Hansen has been trying to build a $490 million arena
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Born without her left forearm, Nicole Kelly has been overcoming disability her entire life, be it playing baseball, dancing or diving.
Now representing Iowa in the Miss America pageant, Kelly hopes to win
A head-on collision involving a pickup truck and a semi hauling grain has left two men dead in southwest Kansas.
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A 69-year-old woman fell about 100 feet into a canyon in southern Arizona, was injured and had to stay there overnight before a man scouting locations to hunt deer spotted her, and a rescue
WASHINGTON (AP) — Facebook and Yahoo asked a secret court Monday to allow them to disclose data on national security orders the companies have received under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act.
The two tech companies filed separate, similar
George Zimmerman’s estranged wife called police officers to her father’s house in Florida Monday, saying the former neighborhood watch volunteer who was acquitted of murder threatened her with a gun.
Only 1 in 5 Americans believe that failing to respond to chemical weapons attacks in Syria would embolden other rogue governments
COMPTON, Calif. (AP) — Human remains have been found in the burned-out remains of a Southern California commercial and residential building where two people have been missing.
Los Angeles sheriff’s Capt. Mike Parker says the remains of two