Only a sliver of the 15,000 licensed and sworn officers in the state call a woman “chief.” But a handful of candidates seeking to replace Little Rock’s outgoing chief of police wants to change that.
WOODLAND, Calif. — Alan Krivanek, a tomato breeder for Monsanto, dons a white protective suit, wipes his feet on a mat of disinfectant and enters a greenhouse to survey 80,000 seedlings.
Walking and ellipticaling (which, if it is a word, should not be) are similar in some respects and quite different in others.
John Paul Stevens, who retired from the Supreme Court in 2010, said he believes it’s appropriate for justices to factor in politics when weighing a decision to step aside, adding that “you have to have an interest in who’s going to fill your shoes.”
When she thinks of Easter she remembers the mule and the long walk to town, the dirt road and her brothers — all gone now. She thinks of her mother and her father, and how at nearly 80 she is an orphan.
A look at the 118th running of the Boston Marathon.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced Monday a new $150 million program designed to provide investment capital to help small agriculture-related start-up business in rural areas with cash needed to expand.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Supreme Court is hearing arguments Monday in Argentina's decade-long battle with holders of its defaulted bonds.
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are edging higher as another big week for company earnings begins.
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — Vice President Joe Biden on Monday launched a high-profile visit to demonstrate the U.S. commitment to Ukraine and push for urgent implementation of an international agreement aimed at de-escalating tensions even as violence continues.