- Texas man arrested for powder-letter hoax
- Islamic State opens ‘marriage bureau’ for single jihadists
- Drone almost blocks California firefighting planes
- Tornado rips off roofs, downs trees near Boston
- GOP: Environmental rules keeping agents from accessing border
- John Kerry: Millions displaced by religious fighting in 2013
- Federal appeals court rules against Virginia’s gay marriage ban
- White House says Russia ‘losing’ war in Ukraine
- Hamas turns to North Korea for weapons deal, Iran for money
- Syrian casualties surge as jihadis consolidate
By David Keene
Allowing states to innovate could reduce dependency on bureaucracy
Topic - Alan Johnson
A Boy Scouts leader near Dayton has been charged with child pornography after an investigation by local and federal authorities.
Smoke from a large wildfire burning in the scenic mountain towns of eastern Arizona stretched into nearby states, creating hazy conditions in Iowa and prompting officials to issue health advisories Tuesday for the southern half of Colorado.
With newspapers warning of a "bloodbath" and a "day of reckoning" ahead, the finance spokesman for the main opposition Labor Party, Alan Johnson, warned that the cuts were being made "too deeply and too quickly."
"We've seen people cheering the deepest cuts to public spending in living memory," he said.