House group finalizing immigration bill

WASHINGTON (AP) — A group of Republicans and Democrats in the House is finalizing a sweeping immigration bill that offers work permits and t…

Quotations of the day

“I don’t want to call them doomsdayers, but people get on these blogs on the Internet and they drive people’s fears. They do not want to wai…

Mayor: Fight crime by being more like NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City’s mayor met Thursday with the parents of a 15-year-old Chicago girl killed by a stray bullet, then suggested t…