Nation & World
  • Published
    April 8, 2012

    Afghans, US sign deal on night raids

    The deal also gives Americans the right to veto the release of any prisoner held by the Afghans.

  • Published
    April 8, 2012

    Police say revenge one motive in Oklahoma shooting spree

    A shooting spree that spread fear in Tulsa’s black community and left three people dead may have been partly motivated by an Oklahoma man’s desire to avenge his father’s death.

  • Published
    April 5, 2012

    U.S. fires on Japanese ghost ship

    The Japanese fishing vessel, which had drifted toward the coast of Alaska, will take at least an hour to sink, Coast Guard officials said.

  • Published
    April 5, 2012

    Murdoch companies hacked into e-mails, not just phones

    Sky News says hacking into the e-mails is “editorially justified … (and) a legitimate part of responsible journalism”

  • Published
    April 4, 2012

    South Sudan says it shoots down Sudanese jet

    South Sudan says the move was in retaliation for its oil fields being bombed, but Sudan denied it had lost such an aircraft.

  • Published
    April 4, 2012

    After Trayvon Martin shooting, cold case resurrected

    Eight years ago, two men with little in common disappeared after crossing paths with Sheriff’s Deputy Steven Calkins. Thanks to the Trayvon Maritn shooting, that cold case is getting renewed attention.

  • Published
    April 1, 2012

    Rep. Ryan: I misspoke about military generals

    Rep. Paul Ryan says he’s apologized to the Joint Chiefs of Staff chairman for accusing the military of not giving its “true advice” on President Barack Obama’s budget plan.

  • Published
    April 1, 2012

    Fire-stricken cruise ship safe at Malaysian port

    A luxury cruise ship stranded at sea for 24 hours because of a fire safely reached a Malaysian port where police and embassy officials stood by Sunday to help 1,000 people aboard.

  • Published
    March 31, 2012

    Obama calls on Congress to pass ‘Buffett Rule’ tax

    President Barack Obama is calling on Congress to increase taxes on millionaires, who often pay a smaller share of their income than middle-class taxpayers.

  • Published
    March 25, 2012

    Obama squeezes N. Korea to change, China to help

    Trying to muscle North Korea toward peace over provocation, President Barack Obama is broadening his squeeze play from the heart of this tensely divided peninsula, pressuring China to show more influence and warning North Korea that it is headed toward a crippling “dead end” of isolation.