There’s controversy surrounding a new health care law in Kansas. It’s called the Mandate Lite Health Benefit Plan Act, it lets health insurance companies… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Here is the statement the Federal Reserve released Wednesday after its two-day policy meeting:
Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in March suggests that economic activity has been expanding at a moderate
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve is standing by its extraordinary efforts to stimulate the economy. And it signaled that it could increase or decrease the pace of bond purchases depending on how the job market and inflation
A 3-year-old Olathe, Kan., girl is ready to return to a Springfield animal park, where her close encounter with a camel brought her family national attention.
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a South Florida man nearly drowned after jumping into a storm drain seeking a woman’s dropped keys — fortified first by chugging a bottle of rum to keep warm.
Excerpts from recent editorials in newspapers in the United States and abroad:
Seattle Times on NBA player Jason Collins admitting to being gay:
The May 6 edition of Sports Illustrated should make the Boy Scouts of
NEW YORK (AP) — A once-prominent New York civil rights lawyer is building support for early release from her 10-year prison term in a terrorism case so she can fight advanced-stage cancer.
Lynne Stewart says a Texas prison
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Civil Wars are returning with a new album.
The duo announced the news on their website Wednesday afternoon. They posted an image of the new self-titled album’s cover along with a pair of
Bishops who filed lawsuit against Alabama immigration law feel vindicated
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Episcopal, Roman Catholic and United Methodist bishops who filed a federal lawsuit two years ago trying to stop enforcement of Alabama’s immigration law say
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Thousands of activists on Wednesday celebrated the anniversary of the U.S. Navy’s departure from the Puerto Rican island of Vieques 10 years ago, despite concerns that progress has been slow in cleaning