posted: 07/28/2014 9:48 a.m.
NEW YORK — Revelations over the past few years about how U.S. security officials have the ability to track people through phone, email and other electronic records are making it harder for journalists to report on what the government is doing, two human-rights groups say.
posted: 07/28/2014 7:30 a.m.
NEW YORK — Sarah Palin has started her own subscription-based online network.
posted: 07/28/2014 4:42 a.m.
Israel and Hamas launched new attacks Sunday in the raging Gaza conflict, despite going back and forth over proposals for a temporary halt to nearly three weeks of fighting ahead of a major Muslim holiday.
posted: 07/28/2014 4:40 a.m.
As the Obama administration weans the U.S. off dirty fuels blamed for global warming, energy companies have been sending more of America's unwanted energy leftovers to other parts of the world where they could create even more pollution.
posted: 07/28/2014 4:26 a.m.
People who have health insurance from their jobs usually don't think twice about next year's renewal. But making the same assumption in one of the new health law plans could lead to costly surprises.
posted: 07/28/2014 4:24 a.m.
One man's quest to explain his brother's mysterious jail cell death 19 years ago has rekindled long dormant questions about whether others were involved in the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing.
posted: 07/28/2014 4:22 a.m.
Rickey Dorsey knows he doesn't have the best diet, and his plump belly proves it.
posted: 07/28/2014 4:19 a.m.
Police said a Rhode Island dealership owner who was struck with a two-by-four in a fight over a junk-car deal that went wrong has died.
posted: 07/28/2014 4:17 a.m.
Ukrainian armed forces mounted a major onslaught against pro-Russia separatist fighters Sunday in an attempt to gain control over the area where a Malaysia Airlines plane was downed earlier this month.
posted: 07/28/2014 4:03 a.m.
California wildfire burns 3,800 acres PLYMOUTH, Calif. -- Firefighters in Northern California on Sunday battled a wildfire that has destroyed 10 homes and forced hundreds of evacuations in the Sierra Nevada foothills, while a fire near Yosemite National Park destroyed one home and grew significantly overnight.
posted: 07/28/2014 3:58 a.m.
Throughout his long career, Woody Allen has been fascinated by magic, a theme he's explored frequently onscreen. He returns to the subject as he promotes his latest film, the lighthearted period romp Magic in the Moonlight, even as he's busy shooting his next movie in Providence, R.I.
posted: 07/28/2014 3:57 a.m.
President Barack Obama will rename the Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders, a program designed to foster a new generation of African leaders, after former South African President Nelson Mandela, the White House said.
posted: 07/27/2014 11:13 a.m.
Outside the Traveler’s game Saturday night at Dickey-Stephens Park in North Little Rock, people were being encouraged to text and drive, as long as they were willing to face the consequences.
posted: 07/27/2014 10:33 a.m.
WASHINGTON — If you have health insurance on your job, you probably don't give much thought to each year's renewal. But make the same assumption in one of the new health law plans, and it could lead to costly surprises.
posted: 07/27/2014 10:28 a.m.
BOONE, N.C. — A spokeswoman for an aid organization says an American doctor is receiving intensive medical treatment in Africa after he was infected with the deadly Ebola virus.