Posted 12:15 PM 6/12/2013
HOUSTON (AP) - The Southern Baptist Convention approved a resolution Wednesday expressing its opposition to and disappointment in the Boy Scouts of America's new policy allowing gay Scouts. The resolution was voted on by members at the denomination's annual meeting in Houston. It also (More)
Posted 9:21 PM 6/11/2013
HONG KONG (AP) - Edward Snowden, the former CIA employee who leaked top-secret documents about U.S. surveillance programs, has few options to stay one step ahead of the authorities while in apparent hiding.
One possibility is to seek asylum in a place that does not have an extradition pact (More)
Posted 7:05 PM 6/10/2013
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration faced fresh anger Monday at home and abroad over U.S. spy programs that track phone and Internet messages around the world in the hope of thwarting terrorist threats. But a senior intelligence official said there are no plans to end the secretive (More)More Stories from 6/10/2013
Posted 11:58 AM 6/9/2013
TOMS RIVER, N.J. (AP) - George Kasimos has almost finished repairing flood damage to his waterfront home, but his Superstorm Sandy nightmare is far from over.Like thousands of others in the hardest-hit coastal stretches of New Jersey and New York, his life is in limbo as he waits to (More)
Posted 5:08 PM 6/7/2013
SANTA MONICA, Calif. (AP) - Two people were found dead Friday in a burned home near the campus of Santa Monica College, where someone sprayed a street corner with gunfire, wounding at least three people, authorities said.
Police and witnesses said the gunfire began adjacent to the campus (More)