American Humane investigating treatment of dog in film

American Humane investigating treatment of dog in film

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The organization that ensures animal safety in film and television productions said Wednesday it is investigating whether a f...

January 19th, 2017 |  


CIA documents expose feud over interrogation program

CIA documents expose feud over interrogation program

WASHINGTON - Newly released CIA documents expose a bitter internal feud over the qualifications and ethics of two former military psychologists who pu...

January 19th, 2017 updated: January 20th, 2017. |  


For driverless cars, a moral dilemma: Who lives or dies?

For driverless cars, a moral dilemma: Who lives or dies?

BOSTON (AP) — Imagine you’re behind the wheel when your brakes fail. As you speed toward a crowded crosswalk, you’re confronted with...

January 19th, 2017 updated: January 19th, 2017. |  


Army plans Dakota Access oil pipeline environmental study

Army plans Dakota Access oil pipeline environmental study

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The Army has started the process of launching a full environmental study of the $3.8 billion Dakota Access pipeline’...

January 19th, 2017 updated: January 19th, 2017. |  


Price says affordability, access key to health care reform

Price says affordability, access key to health care reform

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for health secretary said Wednesday that access and affordability were his goals for...

January 18th, 2017 |  


Former ‘Apprentice’ contestant accuses Trump of unwanted advances, files defamation suit

Former ‘Apprentice’ contestant accuses Trump of unwanted advances, files defamation suit

LOS ANGELES — A former contestant on TV’s “The Apprentice” on Tuesday filed a defamation lawsuit against President-elect Donal...

January 17th, 2017 updated: January 17th, 2017. |  


Attorney General Lynch: ‘We have always pushed forward’

Attorney General Lynch: ‘We have always pushed forward’

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Attorney General Loretta Lynch, in her final speech as head of the Justice Department, praised the work of the Obama adm...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Nowhere left to run away to: The final days of the circus

Nowhere left to run away to: The final days of the circus

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Goodbye to death-defying feats — daring young men (and women) on the flying trapeze, whip-wielding lion tamers, huma...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Obama ends visa-free path for Cubans who make it to United States soil

Obama ends visa-free path for Cubans who make it to United States soil

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama announced Thursday he is ending a longstanding immigration policy that allows any Cuban who makes it to U.S....

January 12th, 2017 |  


Texas carries out first US execution of 2017

Texas carries out first US execution of 2017

HUNTSVILLE, Texas (AP) — Texas on Wednesday put to death an inmate convicted of killing two men over a phony drug deal, the first U.S. execution...

January 12th, 2017 updated: January 12th, 2017. |