66°FFairFull Forecast

Nation and World

  • US consumer spending up 0.5 percent in August

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans boosted spending by a healthy amount in August, offering welcome evidence that the economy is on solid footing heading int ...
    Sept. 29, 2014 - 10:56 am
  • 9/11 commemoration begins with bell toll

    NEW YORK (AP) — With the toll of a bell and a solemn moment of silence, the nation paused Thursday to mark the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, ...
    Sept. 11, 2014 - 2:27 pm
  • 32 states ask Supreme Court to settle gay marriage

    BOSTON (AP) — Thirty-two states that either allow gay marriage or have banned it asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday to settle the issue once and ...
    Sept. 5, 2014 - 11:52 am
  • Reader Poll

    Do you plan to get a flu shot this year?