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ANCHORAGE, Alaska Gov. Mike Dunleavy’s office has announced the appointment of an Anchorage attorney as Alaska’s new Public Defender. The Tuesday announcement says Samantha Cherot shur OH’ fills the position...
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ATLANTA Ninety four year old former President Jimmy Carter says he doesn’t believe he could have managed the most powerful office in the world at 80 years old. Carter didn’t tie his...
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FILE PHOTO U.S. Vice President Mike Pence meets with Britain s Prime Minister Boris Johnson not pictured at 10 Downing Street in London, Britain, September 5, 2019. Peter Summers/Pool via REUTERS...
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The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution has partnered with NOAA’s Office of Marine Sanctuaries and Marine Imaging Technologies as a part of a three year project to explore shipwrecks. The Portland Press...
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Reuters New York became the second state to ban flavored e cigarettes on Tuesday after its Democratic governor called for emergency action in response to concerns about their rising use...
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WASHINGTON Two Republicans who triumphed last week in North Carolina special elections became members of the House on Tuesday, including one whose narrow win displayed anew that suburban voters...
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CANBERRA, Australia An Australian government minister on Wednesday expressed concern for three Australians arrested in Iran on suspicion of spying and separated their plight from a tense standoff in...
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INDIANAPOLIS Family members of 1930s gangster John Dillinger have submitted a new application to exhume his body from an Indianapolis cemetery. The Indiana State Department of Health said it...
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CARACAS, Venezuela Venezuela’s opposition led congress stood by Juan Guaidó on Tuesday, saying he will be the crisis wracked nation’s interim president until Nicolás Maduro’s grip on power has been broken....
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The CEO of Suncor Energy Inc. says his company isn’t counting on higher cash flow despite analyst expectations of a “risk premium” on crude oil prices in the wake of...
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The ex head of Ukraine s national bank has told the BBC she fears for her life after one of her homes near Kiev was badly damaged in an arson attack....
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One is conservative Dan Bishop. As a state legislator, he wrote North Carolina’s 2016 law restricting which public bathrooms transgender people may use. It was later repealed. Bishop won a...
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Ed Keenan is the Star’s new bureau chief in Washington, where he will be covering U.S. politics and culture in the lead up to the 2020 presidential election and beyond. WASHINGTON,...
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News outlets report a necropsy performed by the Louisiana Animal Disease Diagnostic Laboratory determined the dog was already dead before the dragging occurred Sunday afternoon in Wilson. East Feliciana Parish...
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FILE PHOTO Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., April 29, 2019. Jim Young/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo WASHINGTON Reuters The U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee...
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JERUSALEM Reuters Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s battle for political survival looked set to stretch on after exit polls following Tuesday’s election showed the race too close to call and...
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Kemp will soon get to appoint a replacement for three term U.S. Sen. Johnny Isakson, who announced that he’s stepping down in December due to health issues. And he’d like to...
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Reuters If the Federal Reserve lowers interest rates as expected on Wednesday, the decision could have wide ranging implications for consumers’ wallets. A man rides a bike in front of...
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JERUSALEM The veteran Israeli politician Avigdor Lieberman took the political gamble of his life when he spurned his mentor, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, and forced an unprecedented repeat election....
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WASHINGTON Reuters President Donald Trump’s former campaign manager on Tuesday acknowledged that his former boss enlisted him to try to limit the Russia election interference inquiry but defended Trump...