New York Times
Donated food in South Sudan from the United States Agency for International Development. A new law would curb the agency's ability to use the most cost-effective shipping options. Credit Jerome Delay/Associated Press. Continue reading the main story.
Arizona Daily Star
NEW YORK — The tiny Pacific nation of the Marshall Islands is taking on the United States and the world's eight other nuclear-armed nations with an unprecedented lawsuit demanding that they meet their obligations toward disarmament and accusing them of ...
Wall Street Journal
This week's Supreme Court ruling allowing Michigan voters to ban race-based public university admissions was cheered by some opponents of affirmative-action practices, but it is too soon to tell if it will build momentum that leads to additional state bans.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel met here last night with Canadian Defense Minister Rob Nicholson, ahead of today's North American Defense Ministerial conference, which brings together the defense leaders from the United States, Canada and Mexico.
Oklahoma plans to hold its first double execution in nearly 80 years, Gov. Mary Fallin said Thursday. The move comes a day after the state Supreme Court removed one of the final obstacles, ruling late Wednesday that Clayton Lockett and Charles Warner are ...
FRANKFORT, Ky. -- Alison Lundergan Grimes is the latest Democratic Senate candidate to call for building the Keystone XL oil pipeline, but the Kentucky secretary of state's move doesn't seem to have cost her support among environmental groups who want ...
The Seattle Times
Less than a day after a King County tax measure lost, the group Friends of Transit announced a proposed property-tax initiative to fund buses in Seattle. By Mike Lindblom. Seattle Times transportation reporter. PREV of NEXT. Initiative leader Ben ...