03/11/14 06:45 AM
LYON, France (AP) — Interpol has released an image of two Iranians who were traveling with stolen passports on a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner. The image showed the two Iranian men boarding a plane at the same time. Interpol secretary general Ronald K. Noble said Tuesday the two men...
03/11/14 06:30 AM
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A Swedish journalist was shot to death while he was talking to a translator Tuesday on a street in Kabul, according to officials and witnesses. Nils Horner, 51, who also had British citizenship, had worked for Swedish Radio SR since 2001 as a foreign correspondent...
03/11/14 05:46 AM
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A man traveling with a stolen passport on a missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner was an Iranian teenager trying to migrate to Germany, and is not believed to have any terrorist links, police said Tuesday. The announcement is likely to dampen, at least for now,...
03/11/14 05:32 AM
NEW DELHI (AP) — Maoist rebels ambushed paramilitary soldiers in a brazen daytime attack on their camp in central India on Tuesday, killing 20 troops and sparking a three-hour gunbattle, police said. The rebels surrounded the camp and opened fire, killing 18 men instantly and wounding others,...
By Zack Colman | 03/11/14 05:30 AM
Democrats held the Senate floor to talk climate change into the morning hours Tuesday, though they're not holding their breath on comprehensive legislation clearing Congress soon. Instead, organizer Brian Schatz, D-Hawaii, described the event as an "opening salvo," as the more than two dozen...
By Joseph Lawler | 03/11/14 05:29 AM
In a mysterious labor market development, the December expiration of extended unemployment benefits has yet to show up in the data for early 2014. February's jobs report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics showed labor market resilience, as businesses added 175,000 jobs and the labor force...
03/11/14 05:15 AM
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan: Embassy confirms Swedish reporter killed in Kabul; police say 2 suspects arrested.
03/11/14 12:15 AM
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia Airlines says west coast of country now the focus of search for missing plane.
By Logan Porter | 03/10/14 05:28 PM
Two senior executives at the Department of Veterans Affairs resigned in recent months after a high-level employee who was improperly hired admitted to having "sexted" on government-issued mobile devices and spent tax dollars to wine and dine "female companions" at bars, according to a newly...
By Washington Examiner | 03/10/14 06:01 PM
Cynics might well suggest that last night's global warming “talkathon” by Senate Democrats from deep-blue states provided enough hot air to heat up the atmosphere. But such cynicism would miss the deeper significance of a political maneuver that was difficult to rationalize, even by...
By Sean Lengell | 03/10/14 11:27 PM
The Senate unanimously passed legislation Monday evening designed to curb sexual assault in the military, including ending the longstanding "good soldier" defense used to raise doubts that a crime has been committed. The bill, which passed 97-0 in a rare show of bipartisan unanimity, also...
03/10/14 11:45 PM
MOSCOW (AP) — NASA: 3-man crew from International Space Station lands safely in Kazakhstan.
03/10/14 11:45 PM
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — Pendarvis Williams scored 22 points and fourth-seeded Norfolk State pulled out a 78-74 win over 13th-seeded Maryland-Eastern Shore in the first-round of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference tournament on Monday after losing a 23-point second-half lead. The Spartans (18-13),...
03/10/14 10:33 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate overwhelmingly backs military sexual assault bill barring "good soldier defense"
03/10/14 10:30 PM
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Md. congressman says federal inspector general to investigate Maryland health exchange.
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