The surging cost of rental housing has squeezed a rising proportion of U.S. families since the Great Recession struck in 2007.
A former loyalist to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie arrived at court Friday to plead guilty to charges related to creating a traffic jam near the George Washington Bridge for political purposes, a person with knowledge of the case told The Associated Press.
Nearly two weeks after Gray’s death, the public still doesn’t know much more than it did on Day One. The central question — what caused his fatal spinal cord injury while he was in police custody earlier this month — remains a mystery.
Nearly three-quarters of Americans say it’s acceptable for the U.S. to use an unmanned aerial drone to kill an American citizen abroad if that person has joined a terror organization.
Hot sales of small and midsize SUVs drove auto sales higher last month as General Motors, Ford, Toyota, Fiat Chrysler and Nissan all reported U.S. sales gains.
The investments come as Detroit automakers prepare for contract talks with the United Auto Workers union that will start this summer.
At a news conference with the U.S. Capitol as a backdrop, the independent senator from Vermont said creating “an economy that works for all of our people” would be at the center of his campaign for the Democratic nomination.
Authorities have said the state’s attorney’s office will review the information, consider charges and decide how to move forward
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Dan Carlin’s wife told him to smile for a picture on their 29-foot boat as he held up one of the yellowtail fish they had caught that day. Then a sea lion leaped 7 feet out of the water, bit into his hand and yanked him overboard.
While protests of the death of Freddie Gray were mostly peaceful, there were some arrests, including 16 in Baltimore and at least 60 in New York. Gray, of Baltimore, was critically injured in police custody and died earlier this month.
The game was held behind closed doors, and the Orioles and Chicago White Sox played because it was the best time to fill out the schedule for both teams.
The party, attended by students at a small Connecticut university, quickly got out control, but the school’s president made a surprise visit that has neighbors seething.
The slogan reads: “The perfect beer for removing ‘no’ from your vocabulary for the night.”
Hands pressed together in supplication, the Nepalese women pleaded for food, shelter and anything else the helicopter might have brought on an in-and-out run Wednesday to this smashed mountain village near the epicenter of last weekend’s mammoth earthquake.
Only about a quarter of eighth graders showed solid performance or better in U.S. history, civics and geography on tests known as the Nation’s Report Card.
Obama claimed to be the first president to recite a haiku, a form of Japanese poetry that consists of just three lines and rarely rhymes, before offering his toast on Tuesday night.
The poll also finds that Americans are more likely to favor than oppose marriage for gay and lesbian couples being legal in their own states.