The two Arkansas House Republicans who voted against a pilot drug-testing program for welfare recipients are disavowing their March 30 votes, saying they pushed the red "nay" button on their desks when they meant to press the green "yea" button.
BALTIMORE -- Richard Sung Kang's American dream came crashing down in a shower of broken glass.
April Seggebruch splashed out on the floor -- hands propping her chin up and feet kicking absent-mindedly behind her -- while watching the Dallas Cowboys play. Her sister Lindsey stood stoically behind the TV, wondering how she got talked into holding the "rabbit ears" for her.
WASHINGTON -- The skies above the U.S. military's counterterrorism hub on the Horn of Africa have become chronically dangerous, with pilots forced to rely on local air traffic controllers who fall asleep on the job, commit errors at astronomical rates and are hostile to Americans, documents show.
We now know without a doubt what it means when a scandal-ridden government agency pledges accountability for corrupt and under-performing employees: It's an empty promise.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Six days after the death of Freddie Gray sparked riots in Baltimore, the city's mayor lifted a citywide curfew on Sunday morning, signaling an end to the extraordinary measures taken to ensure public safety amid an outcry over police practices.
LIVERMORE, Calif. (AP) — A car driven by a suspected drunken driver crashed into a Northern California apartment complex, killing a woman and toddler and slightly injuring two other children as they all walked together outside, police said Sunday.
ROME (AP) — Italy's Coast Guard and Navy as well as tugs and other commercial vessels joined forces to rescue migrants in at least 16 boats Sunday, saving hundreds of them and recovering 10 bodies off Libya's coast, as smugglers took advantage of calm seas to send packed vessels across the Mediterranean.
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (AP) — Howard University freshman Alanna Walton knew something was different about the professor teaching her introduction to computer science course.
BALTIMORE (AP) — Martin O'Malley often casts Baltimore as the comeback city that overcame the ravages of drugs and violence when he was mayor.