One Giant Leap: US Moon Landing Celebrates 45th Anniversary
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — It was 45 years ago today that Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to set foot on the moon.
Kerry Says Separatists Likely to Blame for Shooting Down Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is putting the likely blame for the downed Malaysian passenger plane on Ukraine separatists who had Russian military help.
Judge Finds Taishan Gypsum Co. Ltd. Drywall Maker in Contempt
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal judge has ordered a China-based maker of drywall to pay $55,000 in penalties and attorney fees — and to stop doing business in the United States — as punishment for refusing to take part in court proceedings over harm allegedly done by the product.
Diboll Correctional Center Roof Collapses, Injures 20
DIBOLL, Texas (AP) — Authorities say the roof of a privately run East Texas prison has collapsed, temporarily trapping dozens of inmates and injuring 20 — 10 of whom went to nearby hospitals.
Gov. Perry Pays Another Visit to Iowa, Dodges 2016 Questions
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — If Texas Gov. Rick Perry runs for president and loses Iowa to some other Republican again, it won't be for a lack of trying.
Pres. Obama Calls Malaysia Airlines Crash in Ukraine ‘Terrible Tragedy’
WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — President Barack Obama says the United States will offer any assistance possible to determine what happened to a downed passenger jet in Ukraine and why.
Malaysia Airlines Plane Crash: At Least 22 Bodies Counted [Updated]
KIEV, Ukraine (AP) — An Associated Press journalist has counted at least 22 bodies at the plane wreckage site in eastern Ukraine involving a Malaysia Airlines commercial flight.
Suspicious Packages Lead to University of Louisiana at Lafayette Campus Shutdown
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Bomb technicians are working to neutralize a suspicious device near one of Louisiana's largest universities while authorities investigate a second suspicious package found in a in a nearby parking garage.
Government Will Release Previously Restricted Clinton White House Records
WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Archives says it will release previously restricted records from the Clinton White House on Supreme Court nominations, Osama bin Laden and Vice President Al Gore's 2000 presidential campaign.
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission Issues New Guidelines for Pregnant Employees
WASHINGTON (AP) — For the first time in 30 years, the federal government is issuing new guidelines designed to protect pregnant workers from on-the-job discrimination.