WASHINGTON (AP) - The White House says the president's chief counterterrorism adviser has met with Libya's president and discussed ways that Libya can better help the United States track down those responsible for the deaths of four Americans in Benghazi last month, including U.S.
By GARY FINEOUT and MITCH STACYAssociated Press
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Former U.S. Rep. Sam M. Gibbons, who served 17 terms in Congress and rose to head the powerful Ways and Means Committee before his retirement, died late Tuesday or early Wednesday at a Tampa retirement home, according to his son
HUFFINGTONPOST.COM - The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals is reinstating Montana's campaign donation limits.
The court intervened late Tuesday less than a week after a federal judge's decision opened the door to unlimited money in state elections – during the height of election
By KATIE ZEZIMAAssociated Press
FREEHOLD, N.J. (AP) - New Jersey police have identified a child whose skeletal remains were found in 2005 and charged three people, including her aunt and uncle, with covering up her death.
Authorities said the body was that of 9-year-old Jon-Niece Jones, who was
By EDDIE PELLSAP National Writer
Lance Armstrong said he wanted to see the names of his accusers. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency gave him 26, including 11 former teammates.
The world's most famous cyclist said he wanted to see the hard evidence that he was a doper. The agency gave him that,
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - An animal rights group hopes a video they shot at Idaho's largest dairy operation will convince some major corporation to stop using the dairy's products. The video was shot using a hidden camera by a member of Mercy for Animals who got a job at
PITTSBURGH (AP) - A teenager who sucker punched a schoolteacher in a downtown alley - an attack caught on surveillance video - apparently picked the victim at random, police and school officials said.
The attack happened last Thursday at about 3:30 p.m. The surveillance video, which Pittsburgh
By DENISE LAVOIEAP Legal Affairs Writer
BOSTON (AP) - The chemist at the center of a Massachusetts drug-testing lab scandal refused to testify Wednesday in a drug case against a Boston man who once spent 15 years in prison for the slaying of a 12-year-old girl he says he did not commit.
By KARL RITTER and MALCOLM RITTERAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Two Americans won the Nobel Prize in chemistry Wednesday for studies of how the cells in our bodies pick up signals as diverse as hormones, smells, flavors and light - work that is key to developing better medicines.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Alex Karras, who gained fame in the NFL as a fearsome defensive lineman and later as an actor, has died. He was 77. Craig Mitnick, Karras' attorney, said Karras died at home in Los Angeles on Wednesday, surrounded by family. Karras had been