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The U.S. government is expected to formally apply a "foreign terrorist" label on Thursday to three alleged leading figures of the violent Nigerian militant group Boko Haram, officials said.The action
Nearly all of the Kalamazoo River is being reopened for recreational use and the cleanup of a massive Enbridge Inc. oil spill nearly two years ago is in its final stages, federal, state and local
Not everybody hates the cable company. In fact, we're pretty sure that Dawn Donjay is a huge fan. Donjay had fallen asleep in her Boston apartment when she heard screaming from somewhere outside.
Commerce Secretary John Bryson, under investigation for his role in two car crashes on the same day this month, said on Thursday he was resigning to prevent distractions at the department he led for
House Republican officials and Attorney General Eric Holder said they're willing to negotiate an end to a potential constitutional confrontation in a dispute related to the botched "Fast and Furious"
The U.S. State Department said on Saturday that the sooner a political transition occurs in Syria the higher the odds of preventing a long and bloody civil war."We are consulting with our
A rescue team scrambled up Mount Hood in Oregon on Thursday to reach a badly injured climber left stranded but alive after he fell hundreds of feet while trying to scale the peak alone, authorities
Major hotel brands are bending over backward to cater to the needs of the world's most sought-after traveler: the Chinese tourist.Now arriving on American shores in unprecedented numbers thanks to a
House Speaker John Boehner demanded Thursday that the Obama administration give in and turn over documents related to a botched gun-tracking operation, insisting that's the only way to stop a House
Some New Hampshire ponds and lakes are so remote, the only way anglers can get to them is by hiking for miles through the woods. But the fish? They arrive by helicopter.Thanks to the state Fish and
In the latest sign of turbulent times at J.C. Penney Co., the mid-price department store chain said Michael Francis, the former Target Corp. executive brought in to help redefine the brand, is
Puerto Rico's police force is ruled by "unrestrained abuse and brutality" and has failed to investigate and prosecute sexual assault and domestic violence in the U.S. territory, the American Civil
Authorities said on Tuesday they arrested a man suspected of being drunk when he crashed his fishing boat into a pontoon boat, killing a 9-year-old boy and injuring three other passengers on a
Issa and Holder meet for a hearing in February (J. Scott Applewhite/AP)Attorney General Eric Holder and Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.) are expected to meet Tuesday evening ahead of a scheduled
Housing starts fell in May from a 3-1/2 year high, although permits to build new homes rose sharply, suggesting a nascent housing recovery remains on track.The Commerce Department said on Tuesday
U.S. Commerce Secretary John Bryson was cited for felony hit-and-run following two Los Angeles-area traffic crashes that left him injured and unconscious, police said Monday.Bryson, 68, was treated
U.S. Secretary of Commerce John Bryson is being investigated for several hit-and-run car crashes in Southern California on Saturday that police say appear to have been caused by the Obama
U.S. health officials say the number of young adults with medical coverage grew by more than 3 million since the new health care overhaul took effect.The Affordable Care Act mandates that insurers
Bryson (Jeff Chiu/AP)U.S. Secretary of Commerce John Bryson has been cited for felony hit-and-run after allegedly causing two separate car accidents within five minutes in Southern California on