January 23, 2015
President Barack Obama told a crowd at the University of Kansas on Thursday—where he was talking about his vision for “middle-class economics”—that America is “number one in wind power.”
January 22, 2015
Even though Republicans control the Georgia governorship and both chambers of the legislature by substantial majorities, legislation to expand religious freedom faces an uphill battle there due to stiff opposition from gay rights activists and the state’s Chamber of Commerce.
January 24, 2015
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A fast-moving coastal storm expected to blast several major cities along the Northeast's busy Interstate 95 corridor this weekend has begun with sleet and snow.
January 21, 2015
House Speaker John Boehner announced on Wednesday that he is inviting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to address a joint session of Congress "on the grave threats of radical Islam and the threat that Iran poses, to not only the Middle East but frankly to the world."
January 25, 2015
SEATTLE (AP) — The U.S. Navy is seeking permits to expand sonar and other training exercises off the Pacific Coast, a proposal raising concerns from animal advocates who say that more sonar-emitting buoys would harm whales and other creatures that live in the water.
January 25, 2015
SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — The Rev. Richard McBrien, a University of Notre Dame theologian known for his unabashed liberal stands on various church teachings and his popular books on Catholicism, died Sunday in his native Connecticut, according to the school. He was 78.
January 25, 2015
LANSDOWNE, Md. (AP) — Fire officials say four children have been taken to hospitals after they fell into an icy pond in Maryland's Baltimore County.