SAN DIEGO (AP) — Mayor Bob Filner agreed Friday to resign on Aug. 30, bowing to enormous pressure after lurid sexual harassment allegations brought… More »
Bradley Manning is the first transgender military inmate to ask for hormone treatments, officials say, a request that could lead to a legal showdown… More »
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A giant wildfire raging out of control spread into Yosemite National Park on Friday as authorities urged more evacuations in… More »
JOINT BASE LEWIS-MCCHORD, Wash. (AP) — A military jury on Friday sentenced a U.S. soldier who massacred 16 Afghan civilians last year to life… More »
FORT HOOD, Texas (AP) — Army Maj. Nidal Hasan was convicted Friday in the 2009 shooting rampage at Fort Hood, a shocking assault against… More »
U.S. Department of Education’s College Affordability and Transparency Center College Scorecard
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Targeting the soaring cost of higher education, President Barack… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — For the first time in more than two years, more Americans visited Yahoo’s websites than Google’s in July, according to… More »
SCOTLAND, Md. (AP) — Fishermen have caught two bull sharks at the mouth of the Potomac River in Maryland about 200 yards from a… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Security Agency declassified three secret court opinions Wednesday showing how in one of its surveillance programs it scooped up… More »
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Almost a third of this year’s… More »
Army Pfc. Bradley Manning was sentenced Wednesday to 35 years in prison for giving hundreds of thousands of secret military and diplomatic documents to WikiLeaks in one of the nation’s biggest leak cases since the Pentagon Papers more than a generation ago.
DUNCAN, Okla. (AP) — With a motive that’s both chilling and simple — to break up the boredom of an Oklahoma summer — three… More »
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Elena Kagan says she and her fellow Supreme Court justices aren’t the most tech-savvy group of people and still communicate… More »
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — San Francisco officials are considering suing Nevada for allegedly giving some 500 poor psychiatric patients one-way bus tickets to California…. More »
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) — A mechanical problem is to blame for igniting a limousine fire that killed five nurses who were trapped in… More »
The specter of Benghazi is affecting U.S. policy in coup-wracked Egypt.
LONDON (AP) — The partner of a journalist who received leaks from former National Security Agency contractor Edward Snowden was detained for nearly nine… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Often criticized as too prescriptive and all-consuming, standardized tests have support among parents, who view them as a useful way to… More »
SCHAGHTICOKE, N.Y. (AP) — Justine and Brian Denison say they adhere to all the growing practices required for organic certification, yet if they label… More »
The National Security Agency has broken privacy rules or overstepped its legal authority thousands of times each year since Congress granted the agency broad new powers in 2008.
The National Weather Service Pacific Tsunami Warning Center at Ewa Beach, Hawaii has issued a statement at 4:36 p.m. HST.
Based on all… More »
The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G) is voluntarily recalling specific lots of Eukanuba and Iams dry pet food because they have the potential to… More »