View Mobile Site
Feds accuse prison guards of taking bribes, drug trafficking

Feds accuse prison guards of taking bribes, drug trafficking

ATLANTA — Dozens of Georgia prison guards agreed to protect drug smuggling operations for a high-level trafficker, believing their status as correctional officers would protect them ...

Read More

MEDIA HIGHLIGHTS

Jumbled GOP field hopes for survival in South Carolina

Jumbled GOP field hopes for survival in South Carolina

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Hoping for survival in the South, a muddled field of Republican presidential contenders descended Wednesday on South Carolina, no closer to clarity ...

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Trump, Sanders victorious in New Hampshire primaries

Trump, Sanders victorious in New Hampshire primaries

MANCHESTER, N.H. — Republican Donald Trump and Democrat Bernie Sanders swept to victory in Tuesday's New Hampshire primaries, adding crucial credibility to their upstart ...

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
High school students work to honor those killed in Vietnam

High school students work to honor those killed in Vietnam

AUBURN, Ala. - Each of the tens of thousands of names etched into the reflective granite of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C., represents ...

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Candidates sprint to finish in New Hampshire

Candidates sprint to finish in New Hampshire

SALEM, N.H. - Eyeing their first wins in a capricious campaign, Republican Donald Trump lashed out at his opponents Monday while Democrat Bernie Sanders sought ...

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Cruz's 2016 strategy focuses on turning out white voters

Cruz's 2016 strategy focuses on turning out white voters

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. - Ted Cruz has mapped out a path to the White House that all but ignores the explosion of minority voters in America.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Tennessee lawmakers approve 'atomic bomb of politics'

Tennessee lawmakers approve 'atomic bomb of politics'

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Tennessee lawmakers on Thursday joined four other states in calling for a national convention on amending the U.S. Constitution to bring about ...

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Georgia House panel backs 'Pastor Protection' legislation

Georgia House panel backs 'Pastor Protection' legislation

ATLANTA - Georgia law doesn't require religious officials to perform same-sex marriages, and a bill making that clear is moving through the Georgia House.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Cruz tops Trump in Iowa

Cruz tops Trump in Iowa

DES MOINES, Iowa - Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, a fiery conservative loathed by his own party's leaders, swept to victory in Iowa's Republican caucuses ...

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
WHO declares global emergency over Zika virus spread

WHO declares global emergency over Zika virus spread

GENEVA - The World Health Organization declared a global emergency over the explosive spread of the Zika virus, which has been linked to birth defects in ...

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
1 million face loss of food aid

1 million face loss of food aid

    JEFFERSON CITY, Mo.  — More than 1 million low-income residents in 21 states could soon lose their government food stamps if they fail to meet work ...

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Ammon Bundy urges last refuge occupiers to go home

Ammon Bundy urges last refuge occupiers to go home

BURNS, Ore. — A day after eight members of an armed anti-government group were arrested, their jailed leader on Wednesday urged a handful of remaining militants ...

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Justices extend bar on automatic life terms for teens

Justices extend bar on automatic life terms for teens

WASHINGTON - More than 1,000 prison inmates, some behind bars more than 50 years for murders they committed as teenagers, will get a chance to ...

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Big blizzard shuts down Northeast

Big blizzard shuts down Northeast

    NEW YORK — A blizzard with hurricane-force winds brought much of the East Coast to a standstill Saturday, dumping as much as 3 feet of snow ...

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Will tumbling oil prices help energize spending?

Will tumbling oil prices help energize spending?

WASHINGTON — Sinking oil prices have cratered the stock market. But a silver lining could appear eventually.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
NOAA, NASA: 2015 was Earth's hottest

NOAA, NASA: 2015 was Earth's hottest

WASHINGTON — Last year wasn't just the Earth's hottest year on record — it left a century of high temperature marks in the dust.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
IRS warns of telephone tax scams

IRS warns of telephone tax scams

    WASHINGTON — The Treasury Department has a message for taxpayers getting calls from the IRS demanding immediate payment: Hang up.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Researchers confirm site of hangings for Salem witch trials

Researchers confirm site of hangings for Salem witch trials

SALEM, Mass. — A team of researchers using historical documents and 21st-century archaeological techniques has confirmed the exact site where 19 innocent people were hanged during ...

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Launching cancer moonshot, Biden says politics impeding cure

Launching cancer moonshot, Biden says politics impeding cure

PHILADELPHIA — Vice President Joe Biden launched a "moonshot" initiative Friday to hasten a cure for cancer, aiming to use his final year in office to ...

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
What's next for lucky Powerball winners?

What's next for lucky Powerball winners?

MUNFORD, Tenn. — If they're wise, the three mystery winners of the world-record $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot will talk seriously with experts in tax ...

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
House, Senate going separate ways

House, Senate going separate ways

BALTIMORE — The year ahead promises to be one of bold ideas in the House, if Speaker Paul Ryan gets his way, with lawmakers debating sweeping ...

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments

Please wait ...