WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama and his gun control allies say Senate rejection of expanded background checks and other restrictions won’t stop their drive to reduce firearms violence. But their path to enacting gun curbs this year
NEW YORK (AP) — Robin Roberts is resting at home and off “Good Morning America” this week after another hospital stay as part of her recuperation from a rare blood disease.
The ABC News morning show host said
PARIS (AP) — Nominations for 2013′s Cannes Film Festival, which runs May 15-26, were announced Thursday. Here’s the list of the 19 films that will compete for the top prize, the Palme d’Or:
“A Chateau in Italy” by
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Former Bosnian Serb leader Radovan Karadzic is seeking a subpoena to compel his one-time military chief, Gen. Ratko Mladic, to testify in his defense during his genocide trial at a United Nations war
CHICAGO (AP) — Nature is throwing all it has at Middle America, from snow in the north to tornadoes in the Plains, and enough rain in Chicago to cause a sinkhole that swallowed cars.
National Weather Service watches
CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — Security forces in Guinea have fired tear gas to disperse opposition protesters who had planned a demonstration against the date set for upcoming legislative elections.
The long-awaited vote has been a flashpoint for violent
JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — Officials in South Sudan say more than 20 people have been killed in clashes triggered by cattle rustling, including medical workers slaughtered in a rampage by security forces.
Officials said the killings began
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Coal miner Peabody Energy Corp. says its profit slid in the first three months of the year on lower U.S. shipments and prices for its Australian coal. But the results still beat Wall Street’s
Weekly U.S. unemployment benefit applications rose slightly last week to a seasonally adjusted 352,000, a level consistent with modest hiring.
Here are the states with the biggest changes in applications. The state data are for the week ended
WASHINGTON (AP) — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits increased just 4,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 352,000. The slight gain kept applications at a level consistent with solid hiring and suggests March’s sluggish hiring may