By TOM RAUMAssociated Press
The decision is in but the impact is unclear.
The Supreme Court's basic upholding of the constitutionality of the health-care law on Thursday handed President Barack Obama and congressional Democrats a clear political victory
By Robyn Ross,
Ann Curry officially announced her exit from the Today show Thursday, choking back tears as she thanked her colleagues and viewers.
"I never expected to leave this couch after 15 years, but I am so grateful, especially to all of you who watch," Curry said, while sitting with co-host
By Robyn Ross,
It's been a good week for Louis C.K. In just two days, the comedian raked in a whopping $4.5 million by selling 100,000 tickets for his upcoming comedy tour.
"Well. after 45 hours, my tour has sold 100K tickets, box office gross of 4.5 mil $ (not all mine)," he tweeted on
By JASON DEARENAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - With a busy Fourth of July week looming, California parks officials announced Thursday that 65 of the 70 state parks once slated to close Sunday due to budget cuts will remain open.
The move came after the
By SAMANTHA GROSSAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A federal appeals court struck down a ruling Thursday that would have required New York City to give taxi licenses only to vehicles that are wheelchair accessible - disappointing disability advocates upset that fewer than 2
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A 102-year-old Filipino man who came to California as a teenager in 1928 to pick lettuce and cabbage became an American citizen during a touching naturalization ceremony Wednesday at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
By CARLA K. JOHNSONAP Medical Writer
CHICAGO (AP) - The mother of two disabled teens called Thursday's Supreme Court ruling on the health care law wonderful because it bars insurance companies from setting lifetime limits for medical expenses - a big help to her family
By TAMARA LUSHAssociated Press
LONGBOAT KEY, Fla. (AP) - At a time when overcooked spaghetti and Chef Boyardee defined Italian food for most Americans, Marcella Hazan dared them to try a bite of something new.
That was roughly 40 years ago. Since then, her many
By ED WHITEAssociated Press
DETROIT (AP) - A Detroit-area woman who collected welfare benefits despite winning a big lottery prize pleaded no contest to fraud Thursday and likely will be sentenced to probation.
Lawyers for Amanda Clayton were disappointed that
By Ron Scherer
South Carolina is the first state to see its gas prices drop below $3 a gallon – the first time a state price has been that low since January.
AAA, the national motorists' organization, forecasts that within the next week, the Palmetto State, whose average gasoline