Brazil’s congress has shelved legislation that had been a target of nationwide protests, hours before another expected round of large-scale demonstrations on Wednesday.
Kuwait says parliamentary elections will take place July 27, two days later than originally scheduled.
New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was taken from his home in handcuffs Wednesday morning
Los Angeles police say an officer who was shot in the face is out of surgery and the gunman is believed holed up in a Willowbrook home, 12 hours after the confrontation.
The Kansas Corporation Commission will ask the state’s attorney general to defend it against a charge of violating the Kansas Open Meetings Act.
A terror suspect is killed in what police describe as a gun battle.
A fire broke out and thick black smoke billowed from a northwestern Indiana grain elevator a day after an explosion at the plant killed a worker.
Sarah Prager, 26, cried when she heard the news standing outside the court. Prager married her wife in Massachusetts in 2011 and now lives in Maryland.
Kansas is heading back to court to defend new restrictions on abortion providers, having already spent more than $758,000 on private attorneys in lawsuits over anti-abortion laws.
The U.S. economy grew at an annual rate of 1.8 percent in the first three months of the year
Paula Deen says that anyone who’s never sinned should pick up a rock and throw it at her.
Babson College plans to offer a formal apology for anti-Semitic actions taken by students 35 years ago before and during a crucial soccer game with Brandeis University.
The owner of a popular Hays bar and grill has pleaded no contest to aggravated arson for a fire that heavily damaged the business and damaged six other businesses last October.
Charges have been dropped against a New York City EMT accused of walking away from an ailing pregnant woman who later died.
A Connecticut couple has named its baby with help from customers at a Starbucks coffee shop.
A Kansas regulator has loosened the rules for small businesses trying to raise capital by selling stock within the state.
Stock futures rose Wednesday as investors shrugged off a U.S. report that showed the economy grew at a slower pace than was initially thought during the first quarter.