Fire crews are at the scene of a reported fire at the Kansas Juvenile Correctional Facility in north Topeka.
ATLANTA (AP) — Actress Reese Witherspoon recalls that she panicked and said “crazy things” the night she was arrested in Atlanta on a disorderly conduct charge.
During an interview on Good Morning America, Witherspoon repeatedly apologized for her
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Deadheads are uniting in opposition to a proposal to rename a San Francisco venue named in honor of the Grateful Dead founder.
The San Francisco Chronicle reports (http://bit.ly/12r5mlS ) more than 1,100 people have
WELLESLEY, Mass. (AP) — A suburban Boston community college has established a scholarship in memory of a marathon bombing victim.
MassBay Community College announced Wednesday that the scholarship would go to a business major from Massachusetts in honor
GENEVA (AP) — The World Meteorological Organization says last year was the ninth-warmest since record-keeping began in 1850, despite the cooling effect of the weather pattern called La Nina.
The U.N.’s weather agency says this marks the 27th
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment aid fell last week to seasonally adjusted 324,000, the lowest since January 2008. The drop points to fewer layoffs and possibly more hiring.
The Labor Department said Thursday that
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. trade deficit narrowed for a second month in March as the daily flow of imported crude oil dropped to the lowest level in 17 years. The deficit with China hit a three-year low.
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. worker productivity barely grew from January through March after shrinking in the final three months of 2012. Weak productivity growth could prompt employers to hire more if consumers and businesses continue to increase spending.
BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanese security officials say they’ve arrested the man behind the 2011 kidnapping of seven Estonian tourists.
The officials said Thursday that Hussein Hojeiri was detained two days ago in the eastern Bekaa Valley. They say
The price of oil made gains above $91 per barrel Thursday, rebounding from a steep drop, as the European Central Bank cut its key interest rate to a new low.
By early afternoon in Europe, the benchmark oil