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WASHINGTON (AP) — Two months after uncovering rampant sexual harassment, bullying and other misconduct at the National Park Service, a House oversight panel says similar problems plague the Forest Service. A longtime employee at California's Eldorado National Forest said...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration declared its support Thursday for requiring women to register for the military draft, a symbolic but significant shift that reflects the U.S. military's evolution from a male-dominated force to one seeking to incorporate women at all...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The chairman of a key House committee pledged Thursday that congressional Republicans will change Medicare in order to save it. GOP Rep. Kevin Brady of Texas, head of the Ways and Means Committee, insisted Republicans won't be deterred by the politics, even...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House neared approval Thursday of legislation easing bank curbs that Democrats imposed to prevent another financial crisis, as Republicans offered a symbolic preview of regulatory changes they plan to pursue after President-elect Donald Trump takes office...
WASHINGTON (AP) — A government advisory panel is recommending that the Homeland Security Department continue using private, for-profit jails to house immigrants facing deportation. The panel is part of the Homeland Security Advisory Council and recommends that Immigration and...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate moved decisively Thursday to renew a decades-old sanctions law that lawmakers said gives the United States the clout to punish Iran should it fail to live up to the terms of the landmark nuclear deal. Senators passed the bill unanimously, 99-0, two...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The sons of convicted spy Ethel Rosenberg returned to the White House on Thursday, more than 50 years after pleading unsuccessfully to spare her life, in a last-ditch appeal to President Barack Obama to exonerate her amid new evidence. Rosenberg was executed in...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is moving ahead on renewing a decades-old law allowing the U.S. to slap companies with economic sanctions for doing business with Iran. A vote is set for Thursday on a 10-year extension of the Iran Sanctions Act, so Tehran can be punished if it...
NEW YORK (AP) — Supporters of Hillary Clinton apparently still have a chance to get their hands on a since-recalled commemorative edition of Newsweek that was set to be released if the Democrat won the presidential election. Pictures of the one-off issue featuring a photo of...
CHAPECO, Brazil (AP) — A small Brazilian city that was captivated by the rise of its modest soccer club prepared...
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is returning to the familiar intersection of race and politics, in a pair of...
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — France is committing $30 million toward a new fund set up to protect...
BIG SPRING, Texas (AP) — Officials say eight people were injured when a bus carrying high school cheerleaders...
BIG SPRING, Texas (AP) — Officials say eight people were injured when a bus carrying high school cheerleaders...
BERLIN (AP) — A startup company in Berlin is trying to help integrate last year's flood of migrants into the...