- Obama dispatches researchers to border to check on National Guard
- Dutch receiving Malaysia plane bodies irked at Putin’s daughter in Holland
- Algerian airplane goes missing over Mali: ‘Emergency plan’ launched
- Colorado judge strikes voter-backed gay marriage ban, but issues stay
- Brooklyn Bridge flag-swapping suspects identified by nickname
- Christian woman in Sudan spared for apostasy flies to Italy
- Iraq: 60 dead in attack on prisoner convoy
- Marco Rubio: U.S. at social, moral crossroads
- ‘We’re coming for you, Barack Obama’: Top U.S. official discloses threat from ISIL
- White flags baffle NYPD: ‘We’re lucky it wasn’t a bomb’
Latest Environment Items
Heavy snowfall in February and March above Lake Pend Oreille (pahn-du-RAY) has increased the snowpack to 130 to 150 percent of average and raised the prospect of flooding.
A mass tree-planting effort is planned for May as part of a large-scale project by a company that wants to put vacant Detroit land to agricultural use.
A Senate panel has cleared a bill that would boost state oversight of chemical storage facilities, following the West Virginia chemical spill.
Oregon's troubled health insurance exchange says more than 200,000 people have now signed up for health coverage through Cover Oregon.
The Chicago Bears have agreed to a one-year contract with offensive tackle Eben Britton.
Breweries in Nebraska say a federal proposal would force them to stop giving spent grains to local farmers to use as cattle feed.
Two dozen U.S. lawmakers from California, Washington and Oregon are calling for funding of an earthquake warning system designed to give residents a few seconds of notice of imminent shaking after a quake occurs.
Illinois State University has stopped public tours of its farm in Lexington after the swine virus spreading across much of the country was detected.
Two northern Indiana men have started a grassroots campaign to change the state bird to the white-breasted nuthatch.