04/14/14 11:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Speaking for the first time in more than two weeks, President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin showed little sign of agreement on Monday, with the U.S. leader urging pro-Russian forces to de-escalate the situation in eastern Ukraine and Putin denying that...
04/14/14 08:15 PM
BANGKOK (AP) — As head of his village, Prajob Naowa-opas battled to save his community in central Thailand from the illegal dumping of toxic waste by filing petitions and leading villagers to block trucks carrying the stuff — until a gunman in broad daylight fired four shots into him. A...
04/14/14 05:15 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — A hot market for initial public offerings may soon face a cooler reception from investors. IPOs are having their best start to a year since 2000. Eighty-nine companies have raised $19 billion through sales of new stock so far in 2014, according to Dealogic. But demand for more...
04/14/14 02:45 PM
LUXEMBOURG (AP) — A high-ranking official of the European Union says foreign ministers have decided to sanction more Russians with asset freezes and visa bans as a sign of opposition to Moscow's policy toward Ukraine. EU policy chief Catherine Ashton declined Monday to make public the number...
By Meghan Barr | 04/14/14 02:13 PM
The Washington Post and The Guardian won the Pulitzer Prize in public service Monday for revealing the U.S. government's sweeping surveillance efforts in stories based on thousands of secret documents handed over by National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden.
04/14/14 01:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Army general upholds Chelsea Manning's conviction, 35-year sentence in WikiLeaks case.
04/14/14 11:00 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Holder says feds will check for possible hate crimes link to Kansas shootings.
By Amanda Lee Myers | 04/14/14 10:24 AM
A federal judge has ordered Ohio authorities to recognize the marriages of gay couples performed in other states.
04/14/14 10:15 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — US businesses boosted stockpiles by 0.4 percent in February as sales rose sharply.
By Associated Press | 04/14/14 09:38 AM
Two Republican congressmen, Spencer Bachus and Walter Jones, say the Justice Department inspector general's office is declining to look into a complaint by a businesswoman whose identity was leaked to the news media after she reported to the FBI that she was the victim of a cyberstalker.
By Associated Press | 04/14/14 09:27 AM
The state auditor of accounts plans to review the troubled implementation of Vermont's health care exchange website, which has been criticized for being slow and not allowing users to correct mistakes.
04/14/14 09:00 AM
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukrainian leader calls for deployment of UN peacekeepers in restive east of country.
By Becy Bohrer | 04/14/14 08:56 AM
Municipal leaders on Saturday expressed support for Gov. Sean Parnell's approach to addressing the state's pension obligation.
By Kerry Lester | 04/14/14 08:54 AM
Faced with an expected $3 billion budget hole from an expiring income tax increase, Illinois lawmakers are grappling with whether to raise taxes to avoid major cuts to schools and social services next year.
By Alan Suderman | 04/14/14 08:52 AM
Some of the biggest health insurance companies in the country are poised to benefit from the debate over expanding Medicaid in Virginia, regardless of its outcome.
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