Seven people have been attacked by sharks along the North Carolina coast in the past three weeks.
The percentage of Americans working or looking for work fell to a 38-year low, a possible sign of more discouraged job seekers.
Authorities investigate after reports of shots fired in a building on the Washington Navy Yard campus.
Someone reported shots fired in the same building where a gunman killed 12 workers in a rampage two years ago.
Authorities in Pennsylvania say a nurse has dropped a newborn boy at a hospital, fracturing his skull. The baby’s mother says a doctor told her the nurse was “drowsy.”
Sales at General Motors fell 3 percent despite a 19 percent gain in sales of its Silverado and Sierra pickups.
Preliminary indications are that the fire at the Mount Zion African Methodist Episcopal Church in Greeleyville was not intentionally set and was not arson, the source said.
The latest action was announced two days after the last of the convicts, David Sweat, was wounded and captured following more than three weeks on the run. His accomplice, Richard Matt, was shot and killed last week.
Strong job growth and low mortgage rates have prompted greater demand for housing, boosting home values. The continued gains are at roughly double the pace of wage growth.
They’re called managers, and they sometimes work grueling schedules at fast food chains and retail stores. But with no overtime eligibility, their pay may be lower per hour than many workers they supervise.
An Associated Press telephone survey of counties on Monday found that at least 32 of the state’s 67 counties were issuing the licenses to gay couples.
The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 350 points, or 2 percent, to 17,596 Monday, while the NASDAQ tumbled 122 points.