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GOP-led House approves lawsuit against Obama

Posted: 6:56 PM - A sharply divided House has approved a Republican plan to file an election-season federal lawsuit against President Barack Obama. The suit will contend that Obama has exceeded his constitutional powers in the way he has enforced the 2010 health care law. The vote was 225 to 201.

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Official: 13 killed as shells hit Gaza UN school

Posted: 07/30/2014 - A Palestinian health official says 13 people were killed after tank shells hit a U.N. school in Gaza where hundreds of Palestinians had taken refuge from Israeli attacks.

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Food writers subpoenaed in 'pink slime' lawsuit

Posted: 07/30/2014 - Several food writers, including a New York Times reporter, have been subpoenaed as part of a company's $1.2 billion defamation lawsuit against ABC related to the network's coverage of a meat product derided as "pink slime."

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Bluegrass Poll: Kentuckians weigh in on President, issues

Updated: 07/28/2014 - A new Bluegrass Poll gives a report card for President Obama, reveals Kentucky's view on which party should control the U.S. Senate, and gauges the state's view on the recent Supreme Court ruling over health-care benefits regarding contraceptives.

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Pope: World War I should teach us 'No more war'

Posted: 07/27/2014 - Pope Francis is marking the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of World War I with an impassioned plea for people to "not repeat the mistakes of the past," urging them to embrace dialogue to overcome conflicts.

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Hamas agrees to 24-hour holiday truce in Gaza War

Posted: 07/27/2014 - Hamas on Sunday agreed to observe a 24-hour truce in Gaza after initially rejecting a similar Israeli offer, as fighting resumed and the two sides wrangled over the terms of a lull that international diplomats had hoped could be expanded into a more sustainable truce.

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Promises of easier nuclear construction fall short

Posted: 07/26/2014 - The U.S. nuclear industry has started building its first new plants in decades using prefabricated Lego-like blocks meant to save time and money. So far, it's not working.

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US evacuates embassy in Libya amid clashes

Posted: 07/26/2014 - The State Department has shuttered the U.S. embassy in Libya and evacuated American staffers there as the security situation in the capital Tripoli deteriorates amid worsening clashes between rival militias.

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Arrest warrant issued for Tuberculosis patient

Posted: 07/25/2014 - Sacramento Police say they have issued an arrest warrant for a man, not because he committed a crime, but because he may pose a public health risk.

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Police: Man reports murder call to get out of a ticket

Updated: 07/25/2014 - Police in a central Florida town say a man called 911 to report a murder to try and get out of a speeding ticket.Police in a central Florida town say a man called 911 to report a murder to try and get out of a speeding ticket.

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Investigators search for wreckage

Updated: 07/24/2014 - Investigators are searching for the wreckage of a plane that disappeared over the Sahara Desert.

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