WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court has agreed to consider dismissing free-speech claims against two Secret Service agents for their role in a 2004 protest in Oregon against President George W. Bush.
PUNGO, Va. — Before biting into his mom’s traditional sausage-and-egg casserole, before the smack-talking and smoking and Christmas carols began, Roy David Flanagan III walked behind the barn to the family gallows.
HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. — What began two decades ago on Hilton Head Island as a free clinic using retired physicians and volunteers to care for the working poor has become a model for dozens of similar clinics nationwide.
It’s easy to romanticize the 1621 coming-together of the Wampanoag tribe with the struggling European settlers, which many people now view as the original Thanksgiving.
WASHINGTON (MCT) — A firearms dealer convicted during the fallout from the government’s failed Fast and Furious gun-tracking program may soon be set free after winning a court battle for a new sentencing hearing.
A record number of Americans are surrendering their U.S. passports out of fear of the FATC Act.
Nationwide, the average price for a gallon of gasoline has tumbled 49 cents.
HENNIKER, N.H. — When it comes to pairing beer with poultry, Joe Morette isn’t too fussy. His turkeys will drink just about anything.
CHICAGO (AP) — The Obama administration is delaying yet another aspect of the health care law, putting off until next November the launch of an online health insurance marketplace for small businesses.
MOUNT PLEASANT, N.Y. — Even for a state trooper, it’s not easy to spot drivers who are texting. Their smartphones are down on their laps, not at their ears. And they’re probably not moving their lips.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Fears that health insurance exchanges wouldn’t attract the young, healthy people needed to make them financially viable are being heightened by the early results of signups in several states.
Duke Energy agrees to pay $1 million in the first enforcement of laws protecting birds at wind farms.
A 3,700-year-old wine cellar still holding vestiges of the drink has been unearthed in the Near East, potentially offering modern man a true taste of the past.
The number of high school graduates peaked in 2011 and is not projected to reach a new high until 2024.
WASHINGTON — Astronomers call it the monster. It was the biggest and brightest cosmic explosion ever witnessed.
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