Secret Service tightens rules on drinking and driving

Secret Service tightens rules on drinking and driving
"Effective immediately, employees may not operate Government Owned, Leased, or Rented vehicle (GOV) within ten (10) hours of consuming an alcoholic be...

Descent to Oblivion: The Death Wish of a Germanwings Co-Pilot

Descent to Oblivion: The Death Wish of a Germanwings Co-Pilot
The pressing question in the immediate aftermath was not initially "why?" The question, rather, was whether the passengers of Germanwings Flight ...

Ed Royce: Stakes are high in Nigeria vote Saturday

Ed Royce: Stakes are high in Nigeria vote Saturday
The top House Republican on foreign policy says the stakes are high in this weekend’s presidential election in Nigeria — the largest economy i...

Huckabee, Jindal, Perry, Santorum scheduled for Iowa family event April 9

Huckabee, Jindal, Perry, Santorum scheduled for Iowa family event April 9
Several possible GOP presidential contenders are scheduled to appear at the FAMiLY LEADER’s Southeast Family Leadership Regional Summit in Mount Plea...

Harsh weather dents consumer confidence

Harsh weather dents consumer confidence
WASHINGTON - Wintry weather and a rise earlier this month in gas prices is denting consumer confidence. The University of Michigan's consumer sentiment ind...

Red Sox’ Ortiz ‘never knowingly took steroids’

Red Sox’ Ortiz ‘never knowingly took steroids’
Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz is certain on this point: "I never knowingly took any steroids." And this, too: "I deserve to be in the H...

WSU regents approve $20-per-year technology fee

WSU regents approve $20-per-year technology fee
RICHLAND, Wash. (AP) - The Washington State University Board of Regents has approved a student-led proposal to charge undergraduates on the Pullman campus...

Grants help level the playing field for young moms in science

Grants help level the playing field for young moms in science
(Reuters Health) - Thanks to a generous benefactor, young mothers doing laboratory research at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston can receive ma...