AURORA, Colo. (AP) - Prosecutors are seeking to file 10 more counts against the man accused of killing 12 people and wounding 58 others at a suburban Denver movie theater.
James Holmes already is charged with 142 counts including murder and attempted murder stemming from the shootings at an Aurora
ATLANTA (AP) - A Georgia-based restaurant chain that drew national attention when its owner reaffirmed his opposition to same-sex marriage says it's leaving the debate to politicians in the future.
Chick-fil-A issued a statement to that effect Wednesday when asked to comment on a claim earlier
By DIRK LAMMERSAssociated Press
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - A federal judge ruled Wednesday that the South Dakota prison system's ban on tobacco in religious ceremonies substantially burdens Native American inmates' religious rights.
Chief Judge Karen Schreier ruled that even if state
By KEVIN FREKINGAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Wheelchair suppliers raised concerns Wednesday about a new government program that requires Medicare contractors to sign off before power wheelchairs can be delivered to elderly and disabled consumers.
Federal health officials countered that
By MARTHA WAGGONERAssociated Press
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) - The board of trustees for North Carolina's flagship public university is asking its chancellor to change his mind about resigning and stay on the job.
After a closed-door meeting, the board at the University of North Carolina at
By SOPHIA TAREENAssociated Press
CHICAGO (AP) - Illinois Congressman Jesse Jackson Jr., who has been on a hushed medical leave for more than three months, has put his home in Washington on the market for $2.5 million to help pay for health care costs, an aide said Wednesday.
DENVER (AP) - President Barack Obama's administration will create a national monument at a dramatic rock formation in southwestern Colorado on a site that was home to the ancestors of modern Pueblo Indians 1,000 years ago, officials confirmed Wednesday.
The move to preserve 4,726 acres of high
FOLSOM, Calif. (AP) - A riot Wednesday at a California prison holding many of the state's most hardened criminals left 11 inmates hospitalized, including one who was shot by correctional officers.
The disturbance inside a yard at the California State Prison, Sacramento in Folsom involved an
By JULIET WILLIAMSAssociated Press
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The Federal Railroad Administration gave its approval Wednesday for construction on the first phase of California's high-speed rail system, clearing the final technical hurdle for construction to start next year on a 65-mile span
WASHINGTON (AP) - In a story Sept. 19 about President Ronald Reagan shooter John Hinckley, The Associated Press reported erroneously that a judge ordered a Virginia facility called People's Place to say how it plans to proceed in his case. It is St. Elizabeths Hospital in Washington, which