Nation and World

  • Native Americans say US violated human rights

    WASHINGTON — A Native American group is asking the international community to charge the United States with human rights violations in hopes of gettin ...
    April 14, 2014 - 1:17 pm
  • EU ministers blame Russia for Ukraine interference

    LUXEMBOURG — Deploring what they called yet more Russian interference in Ukraine, European Union foreign ministers debated Monday if further sanctions ...
    April 14, 2014 - 12:53 pm
  • 3 journalists for Hezbollah TV killed in Syria

    BEIRUT (AP) — Three journalists working with Hezbollah-owned Al-Manar TV were killed Monday after the car they were traveling in came under a hail of ...
    April 14, 2014 - 11:56 am
  • Leaders react to 3 deaths at Kansas Jewish sites

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Political and religious leaders expressed sympathy after three people were fatally shot Sunday at a Jewish community center and Jew ...
    April 14, 2014 - 9:57 am
  • Teachers return to school where 22 were stabbed

    MURRYSVILLE, Pa. – Teachers have returned to a Pittsburgh-area high school where 21 students and a security guard were wounded in a stabbing rampage f ...
    April 14, 2014 - 9:33 am
  • 7 dead babies found, police seek answers

    PLEASANT GROVE, Utah – Police in Utah are questioning a mother and family members about the killings of seven babies whose bodies were found stuffed i ...
    April 15, 2014 - 2:37 pm
  • Official IDs supremacist as Kansas attacks suspect

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The man accused of killing three people in attacks at a Jewish community center and Jewish retirement complex near Kansas City i ...
    April 14, 2014 - 8:43 am
  • Window opens on secret camp within Guantanamo

    GUANTANAMO BAY NAVAL BASE, Cuba – Attorney James Connell has visited his client inside the secret Guantanamo prison complex known as Camp 7 only once, ...
    April 13, 2014 - 11:56 pm
  • Abdullah, Ghani lead in partial Afghan vote tally

    KABUL, Afghanistan – Two clear front-runners emerged in Afghanistan’s presidential election as partial results released Sunday showed a tight race tha ...
    April 13, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • Sebelius: Health care launch 'terribly flawed'

    WASHINGTON – The Obama administration's timeline for having ready the new health care law's online sign-up system "was just flat out wrong," outgoing ...
    April 13, 2014 - 11:55 pm
  • Legal minds eye quality control for convictions

    NEW YORK – Hospitals have staff conferences to examine why patients died. Airline pilots have a system for voluntarily submitting information on safet ...
    April 13, 2014 - 11:56 pm
  • Chances of getting audited by IRS lowest in years

    WASHINGTON – As millions of Americans race to meet Tuesday’s tax deadline, their chances of getting audited are lower than they have been in years.
    April 13, 2014 - 11:55 pm
  • Jury to be picked in NY trial of Egyptian preacher

    NEW YORK – Jury selection begins Monday in the trial of a disabled Egyptian Islamic preacher extradited from Great Britain on charges he conspired to ...
    April 13, 2014 - 11:56 pm
  • Pope poses for ‘selfies’ after Palm Sunday homily

    VATICAN CITY – Pope Francis, marking Palm Sunday in a packed St. Peter’s Square, ignored his prepared homily and spoke entirely off-the-cuff in a rema ...
    April 13, 2014 - 11:52 pm
  • Kiev government to deploy troops in Ukraine’s east

    DONETSK, Ukraine – Turning to force to try to restore its authority in the vital industrial east, Ukraine’s government announced Sunday it was sending ...
    April 13, 2014 - 10:05 pm
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