By ELLIOT SPAGATAssociated Press
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Arizona's police chiefs and county sheriffs hoped a U.S. Supreme Court ruling would settle their long-running debate on what role, if any, they should play in immigration enforcement. Instead, the justices' decision to uphold the state
By GOSIA WOZNIACKAAssociated Press
STOCKTON, Calif. (AP) - Officials in Stockton said Tuesday that mediation with creditors has failed, meaning the Central California city is set to become the largest American city ever to declare bankruptcy.
City Manager Bob
By NATALIYA VASILYEVAAssociated Press
MOSCOW (AP) - Hackers broke into a prominent Russian opposition leader's Twitter and email accounts, sending his followers abusive messages.
Alexei Navalny's spokeswoman, Anna Veduta, warned his quarter of a million
By BETSY BLANEYAssociated Press
AMARILLO, Texas (AP) - The Saudi man accused of attempting to use a weapon of mass destruction said he would get "maximum satisfaction" and be "smiling" after carrying out a terror attack against Americans, according to a recording played in court
By JUAN A. LOZANOAssociated Press
HOUSTON (AP) - The wife of a man who claimed Texas' version of a stand-your-ground law allowed him to fatally shoot a neighbor told jurors Tuesday her husband is very remorseful about the deadly incident.
Raul Rodriguez, 46
FONTANA, Calif. (AP) - A masonry teacher and one of his students were charged Tuesday with sex crimes that authorities said were part of brutal hazing intended to maintain order in a California summer school classroom.
The San Bernardino County district attorney
By CHARLES BABINGTONAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Mitt Romney wants to improve his troubled standing among Hispanic voters while saying as little as possible about immigration. Events keep working against him.
The Supreme Court's ruling Monday on
By The Associated Press
The Supreme Court and Congress are making decisions this week likely to be debated during presidential and congressional elections in the fall. Some of the key matters in question:
STUDENT LOANS: House and Senate negotiators are nearing
By LAURIE KELLMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - If you pay attention to election 2012 at all this summer, make it this week.
Decisions out of Washington are sure to have an impact on the major issues driving the presidential and congressional elections:
By GENARO C. ARMAS and RANDY PENNELLAssociated Press
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - Jerry Sandusky's son Matt recalled showering with his future adoptive father as a boy and pretending to be asleep to avoid being touched - memories that surfaced only recently, according to a