Politics

Judges seem wary of release of bin Laden photos

Judges seem wary of release of bin Laden photos

Published 10/01/2013

WASHINGTON — Federal appeals court judges seem skeptical of a group's efforts to force the government to release photos and video taken of Osama bin [more…]

Inaugural pastor withdraws over anti-gay remarks

Inaugural pastor withdraws over anti-gay remarks

Published 10/01/2013

The evangelical pastor chosen to give the benediction at President Barack Obama's inauguration withdrew from the ceremony Thursday after remarks he made two decades ago [more…]

Pence seeks tort reform in first year

Pence seeks tort reform in first year

Published 10/01/2013

NDIANAPOLIS — Gov.-elect Mike Pence will include tort reform in a first-year legislative agenda that is slowly taking shape.

Pence has declined to release the [more…]

Serbia offers to loosen hold on north Kosovo

Serbia offers to loosen hold on north Kosovo

Published 09/01/2013

BELGRADE (Reuters) - Serbia indicated on Wednesday it was ready to loosen its hold on a minority Serb region of neighboring Kosovo in what may [more…]

Sandusky heads to court hearing on defense claims

Sandusky heads to court hearing on defense claims

Published 09/01/2013

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Former Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky is expected to appear in a Pennsylvania courtroom Thursday for a hearing about whether [more…]

Potential backlash convinces AIG to pass on lawsuit against U.S.

Potential backlash convinces AIG to pass on lawsuit against U.S.

Published 09/01/2013

Facing a certain backlash from Washington and beyond, American International Group won't be joining a $25 billion shareholder lawsuit against the U.S. government over the [more…]

Biden pledges urgent Obama action on gun control

Biden pledges urgent Obama action on gun control

Published 09/01/2013

Vice President Joe Biden vowed urgent action against gun violence in America Wednesday, pledging steps by the Obama administration that he said could "take thousands [more…]

Supreme Court hears DUI blood test argument | POLL

Supreme Court hears DUI blood test argument | POLL

Published 09/01/2013

WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Wednesday considered requiring police to get a search warrant before forcing drunken driving suspects to have blood drawn, in [more…]

EU lawmakers seek to limit use of data by internet firms

EU lawmakers seek to limit use of data by internet firms

Published 09/01/2013

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Internet companies such as Facebook and Google may have to get more permission to use information if European Union lawmakers give users [more…]

Police: Colorado shooting suspect planned massacre

Police: Colorado shooting suspect planned massacre

Published 09/01/2013

CENTENNIAL, Colo. — As officials this week laid out the most detailed portrait yet of last year's Aurora movie theater massacre, they also mapped sometimes [more…]