Boehner’s announcement to resign comes days before government funding runs out at the end of the month.
During a supermoon, the moon is around 31,000 miles closer to the Earth at its closest point (perigee) than at its farthest point (apogee).
His release, the second this month, brings the prisoner population at Guantanamo to 114, including 52 who have been approved for transfer.
The city’s fire department, aided by fire departments in Scottsdale and Phoenix, came to the scene after getting reports that as many as 40 people were hurt at the event after concert-goers began rushing the stage.
There are no reports of damage in the region.
The gulf between tea party conservatives and establishment Republicans has gotten so wide, can anyone tame the House’s faction?
The senator said the Federal Trade Commission should require eyecare providers to give complete eyeglass prescription information to consumers.
The pope is expected to see the largest of his six-day tour on Sunday when he celebrates a climactic outdoor Mass on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway before flying back to Rome.
Francis apparently spied Michael Keating as he was being driven away from the plane. Ordering the Fiat to stop, Francis got out and walked over to the boy, put his hand on his head and kissed him as his sobbing mother looked on.
The player was a three-sport athlete at Warren Hills in New Jersey and had been the football team’s starting quarterback for three years.
It’s unclear how many Latter-day Saints buy the theory, but Mormon leaders were worried enough that they took the rare step this week of issuing a public statement cautioning the faithful not to get carried away with visions of the apocalypse.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency projects that it will cost $384 billion over 20 years to maintain the nation’s existing drinking water systems, which will require tens of thousands of miles of replacement pipe and thousands of new or renovated plants.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Defiant Kentucky clerk Kim Davis stood on a stage in a Washington, D.C., hotel Friday night and spread her arms … More »
The pontiff’s plane touched down at the Philadelphia airport after takeoff from New York, bringing him to a city of blocked-off streets, sidewalks lined with portable potties, and checkpoints manned by police, National Guardsmen and border agents.
The recall covers Sonata sedans from the 2011 and 2012 model years equipped with 2-liter or 2.4-liter gasoline engines. At the time, the Sonata was Hyundai’s top-selling vehicle in the U.S.
Francis’ speech, the fifth by a pope to the U.N., was a distillation of his recent teaching document on the environment, “Praise Be,” which has delighted liberals and environmentalists and drawn scorn from big business interests.
The 13-term Ohio Republican shocked his GOP caucus early Friday morning when he announced his decision in a closed-door session.
There are no records indicating a tsunami has ever hit Connecticut.
Francis is headed first to St. Patrick’s Cathedral for Thursday evening prayers.
“Pope Francis was inspiring and serious this morning on the House floor,” Stutzman said.