By Cleve R. Wootson Jr., The Washington Post on Dec. 04, 2016, at 12:42 p.m.
The church of about 155 people has been criticized for its progressive stances before, but this is the most serious threat that has been leveled.
By Rory Carroll, Reuters on Dec. 04, 2016, at 11:08 a.m.
With about two dozen people still unaccounted for, the death toll was expected to climb after authorities searched inside the remains of the building.
By Tim Henderson, Stateline.org on Dec. 04, 2016, at 9:58 a.m.
Smaller cities that ignore requests from federal authorities to detain undocumented immigrants, but don’t see themselves as sanctuaries, may find themselves vulnerable to threats to withhold federal money from them if they do not cooperate.
By Seth Kelley, Reuters on Dec. 04, 2016, at 9:29 a.m.
Billy Chapin, a child actor known for his roles in “The Kid from Left Field” and “The Night of the Hunter” has died. He was 72.
By Reuters on Dec. 04, 2016, at 9:26 a.m.
U.S. Army Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl, who is charged with desertion for walking away from his combat post in Afghanistan in 2009, is seeking a pardon before President Barack Obama leaves office.
By David DeKok, Reuters on Dec. 04, 2016, at 8:29 a.m.
Stein said she planned to announce “the next step” in the recount effort Monday at a previously scheduled news conference at Trump Tower in New York City.
By Emily Stephenson, Reuters on Dec. 03, 2016, at 7:53 a.m.
Trump is still weighing whom to choose as secretary of state.
By Daniel Wiessner, Reuters on Dec. 02, 2016, at 6:14 p.m.
The plaintiff in the case has worked at Wal-Mart stores in Maine and Massachusetts since 1999.
By Steve Mistler, Maine Public on Dec. 02, 2016, at 5:11 p.m.
The president of the Foundation for Government Accountability is confident that policies enacted in Maine and other states can help convince the new guard in Washington to enact bold welfare changes at the federal level.
By Ginger Gibson and Roberta Rampton, Reuters on Dec. 02, 2016, at 4:58 p.m.
President Barack Obama frequently met with the CEOs of large companies and often spoke before the Business Roundtable, composed of CEOs of big corporations.
By Targeted News Service on Dec. 02, 2016, at 3:16 p.m.
Here’s a look at how area members of Congress voted over the previous week.
By Brad Harper, Montgomery Advertiser on Dec. 02, 2016, at 1:41 p.m.
Virginia “Tilla” Durr’s parents bailed Parks out of jail after she was arrested for refusing to give up her seat on a Montgomery bus on Dec. 1, 1955.
By Katie Mettler, Washington Post on Dec. 02, 2016, at 9:49 a.m.
By Emily Stephenson, Reuters on Dec. 02, 2016, at 7:21 a.m.
Trump also did not address whether Carrier’s parent company would face any consequences for continuing with plans to move 1,300 other Indiana jobs to Mexico.
By Susan Heavey, Reuters on Dec. 02, 2016, at 6:44 a.m.
The ship has made numerous visits to Bar Harbor and Portland.
By Chuck Mikolajczak, Reuters on Dec. 01, 2016, at 6:09 p.m.
A sharp decline in technology stocks pulled both the Nasdaq and the S&P 500 indexes into the red on Thursday, while the Dow managed to notch a record closing high with a lift from bank and energy shares.
By Nick McCrea on Dec. 01, 2016, at 4:15 p.m.
New Balance could get another crack at making shoes for the U.S. military after federal lawmakers decided to include an American-made requirement in the final version of the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act.
By Michael Shepherd on Dec. 01, 2016, at 12:41 p.m.
“This isn’t about Donald Trump’s election or Hillary Clinton’s defeat,” U.S. Sen. Angus King said. “This is about an extraordinary, bold, aggressive movement by a foreign country to influence our elections.”
By Adam Kilgore, Washington Post on Dec. 01, 2016, at 11:20 a.m.
The hiring decision sent a chilling message to athletic department employees and female students, not only at Baylor but across the country.
By Craig Timberg, The Washington Post on Nov. 30, 2016, at 10:05 p.m.
Congressional negotiators approved an initiative to track and combat foreign propaganda amid growing concerns that Russian efforts to spread “fake news” threaten U.S. national security.