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AP-GfK poll: Rage over Conn. tragedy tops 9/11

January 16, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In a Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013 file photo, gun owners discuss a potential sale of an AR-15, during the 2013 Rocky Mountain Gun Show at the South Towne Expo Center in Sandy, Utah. Nearly six in 10 Americans want stricter gun laws in the aftermath of last month’s deadly school shooting in Connecticut, [&hellip...

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EPA changed course after gas company protested

January 16, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

This Dec. 6, 2012 aerial photo shows a natural gas well, top, in rural Parker County near Granbury, Texas. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency had evidence the gas company’s drilling operation contaminated nearby drinking water with explosive...

Pregnant Kim Kardashian wants to be more private

January 16, 2013 • Entertainment, National NewsComments (0)

FILE – This Nov. 8, 2012 file photo shows Kim Kardashian at the Kardashian Kollection UK Launch at Acqua Club in central London. As the tabloids speculated over whether or not Jessica Simpson was expecting her second baby and the media zeroed in on Kate...

US auto industry exuberant heading into 2013

January 16, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, file photo, the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray is revealed at media previews for the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Maybe it was the brand new, bright red Chevrolet Corvette gleaming in one...

Boeing leads Dow lower; other indexes mixed

January 16, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this Thursday, Jan. 10, 2013, file photo Trader Jonathan Corpina, right, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Stocks are opening lower on Wall Street Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, after the World Bank said that ongoing budget fights...

Smallest state is big battleground on gay marriage

January 15, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Roman Catholic priest Bernard Healey testifies against same-sex marriage before the House Judiciary Committee, at the Statehouse, in Providence, R.I., Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013. R.I. House Speaker Gordon Fox has called a vote on gay marriage legislation in his...

House approves $50.7 billion in superstorm aid

January 15, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Rep. Rodney Frelinghuysen, R-N.J., leaves the House Rules Committee after making his case to the House Rules Committee for an aid package to assist victims of Superstorm Sandy, Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at the Capitol in Washington. The House is expected to vote...

Obama proposing gun limits, faces tough obstacles

January 15, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

Legislators listen as members explain their vote on New York’s Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act in the Assembly Chamber at the Capitol on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, in Albany, N.Y. New York’s Assembly passed the toughest gun control law...

Wal-Mart to hire vets, buy more American products

January 15, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

In this Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, photo, Wal-Mart employees Jon Christians and Lori Harris take job applications and answers questions during a job fair at the University of Illinois Springfield campus in Springfield, Ill. Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the...

Risk to all ages: 100 kids die of flu each year

January 15, 2013 • National NewsComments (0)

This undated photo provided by the family shows Max Schwolert. The 6-foot-4, 17-year-old Texas high school senior grew sick in Wisconsin while visiting his grandparents for the holidays. Max felt fluish on Christmas Eve, seemed better the next morning but...