File-This March 6, 2015, file photo shows Defense Secretary Ash Carter, speaking during a ceremonial swearing-in ceremony at the Pentagon. Carter is considering easing some military enlistment standards as part of a broader set of initiatives to better attract and keep quality service members and civilians across the Defense Department. While there are few details yet, Carter is exploring whether to adjust some of the requirements for certain military jobs, such as those involving cyber or high-tech expertise. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
JetBlue Airways said it had fixed a systemwide computer problem by 6:15 a.m. Eastern that has caused delays because the airline had to manually check in passengers.
Eight people died and 10 others were injured when a van from a church ran through a stop sign, crossed all lanes of U.S. 27 and landed in a canal in rural southwest Florida, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
The bills, like the one enacted last week in Indiana, create a legal framework for individuals, mostly business owners, to claim that a law or regulation mandated by the government infringes on their religious beliefs.
Authorities acknowledged the chances of finding anyone alive were slim.
“No matter who you are, no matter where you come from, you are beautiful,” Obama told the crowd.
Money from the $12 calendars goes toward a fund providing shoes for children in the local schools in the city of Barberton.
The proposal to kill the program was circulating among top managers but had not yet reached the desk of Gen. Keith Alexander, then the NSA director.
The gold medal will go on display at the museum near Dayton, joining an exhibit depicting the launch from an aircraft carrier of the Raiders’ daring 1942 attack on Japan.
Dozens of cases of beer filled the front porch of a neighboring house where loud music thumped inside.
The commissioner said the officers had blue lights flashing but none had pulled out their weapons.
In the age of email, texting, Twitter and beyond, there are more records than ever on the workings of government.
The letter, written in 2002 by a girl named Courtney, was a tribute to her dying friend named ‘Mr. Chase’, who was 60 years her senior.
It’s possible that someone improperly tapped a gas line amid ongoing plumbing and gas work in one of the destroyed buildings.
Authorities say the girl’s family didn’t know she had awoken and unlocked the backdoor to start her trek during a downpour early Friday.
After the rescued eagle died, conversations offices found a bare spot on its abdomen that occurs when nesting.
A federal watchdog on Thursday faulted the Drug Enforcement Administration over allegations that agents attended sex parties with prostitutes on government-leased property while stationed overseas.
Firefighters on Friday used high-powered water towers to extinguish pockets of fire at the site of an apparent gas explosion in Manhattan’s trendy East Village as authorities reported that two people were still unaccounted for.