Latest Breaking News

AP News - 13 mins ago

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — An estimated 12.2 million Syrians need assistance because of increasing violence and deteriorating conditions in the country, up from 10.8 million in July, the U.N. humanitarian chief said Tuesday.But Valerie Amos told the ...more

AP News - 20 mins ago

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michele Flournoy, a main contender to replace Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel, has taken herself out of consideration for the Pentagon's top job, people familiar with the process said Tuesday.Flournoy's decision underscores the d ...more

Reuters News - 20 mins ago

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said China would accelerate water conservation projects to tackle its water shortage and bolster wider economic growth, the official Xinhua news agency said on Wednesday. China is set to launch ...more

AP News - 21 mins ago

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A federal judge struck down Arkansas' voter-approved gay marriage ban Tuesday but stopped any rush to the altar by putting her order on hold so the state can consider an appeal.U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker ruled in ...more

AP News - 26 mins ago

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — In the latest sign that the anti-immigrant sentiment has faded in conservative Utah, state officials agreed Tuesday to scrap three key provisions in its controversial 2011 immigration law and limit another in a settlement with the ...more

AP News - 26 mins ago

HOUSTON (AP) — Five children were killed after their South Texas mobile home caught on fire and its roof partially collapsed, making rescue attempts impossible, officials said Tuesday.Emergency personnel arrived shortly after 5 a.m. Tuesday at t ...more

AP News - 30 mins ago

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The first 3-D printer in space has popped out its first creation.The 3-D printer delivered to the International Space Station two months ago made a sample replacement part for itself this week. It churned out a new fa ...more

Reuters News - 36 mins ago

By David Lawder WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrats in Congress on Tuesday vowed to reject an emerging Republican effort to split immigration-related funding from a full-year government spending bill that avoids a government shutdown. ...more

AP News - 36 mins ago

CHICAGO (AP) — Taking on the hecklers who've been interrupting his speeches lately, President Barack Obama argued back Tuesday with a point-by-point rebuttal of their arguments and suggested they "get the facts."Obama had traveled home to Chicag ...more

AP News - 40 mins ago

TAMAQUA, Pa. (AP) — Two hunters have been shot in the woods near an eastern Pennsylvania high school.A Schuylkill (SKOO'-kul) County 911 supervisor says the man and the woman suffered gunshot wounds Tuesday evening in the woods behind Tamaqua Ar ...more