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Obama heads to G-20 amid questions on Greece

November 3, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

France’s President Nicolas Sarkozy, second left, and Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel, left, meet with Greece’s Prime Minister George Papandreou, right, for crisis talks before a G20 summit of major world economies in Cannes, France on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011. (AP Photo/Philippe Wojazer/Pool) WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States has an...

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Nonpartisan group has Plan B for picking president

November 2, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In this April 17, 2010 file photo, Dr. Lenora Fulani speaks in New York. Lots of people complain about the shortcomings of the country’s two-party system for picking a president. Now a nonpartisan group is gathering millions of petition...

Inmates freed after crack penalties are eased

November 2, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

Antwain Black, 36, left, celebrates his freedom with friends and family Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011 in Springfield, Ill., after being released early from Leavenworth Prison. Black was among the first of potentially thousands of inmates who are being released early...

First lady in La. urges more green peas, exercise

November 2, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

First lady Michelle Obama sings and dances to exercises with staff, parents and children as she visits the Royal Castle Child Development Center, as part of her ‘Lets Move!’ initiative in New Orleans, La., Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2011. Right of Obama is...

Family: Hillary Clinton’s mother dies at 92

November 2, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE – In a Saturday, June 7, 2008 file photo, Dorothy Rodham, mother of Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, D-N.Y., wipes away a tear as her daughter addresses supporters at the National Building Museum in Washington, and suspends her campaign for president....

Rare October snowstorm wreaks havoc in Northeast

November 1, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

Members of the Ward family, of Wilbraham, Mass., from the left, daughters Melanie and Grace, father Chris, top, son Ben, and mother Tracey, eat dinner by the light of lanterns during a blackout in their Wilbraham home Monday, Oct. 31, 2011. The Wards have...

Obama in ‘excellent health,’ physician says

November 1, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

FILE — In an Oct. 20, 2011 file photo President Barack Obama speaks in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington. President Barack Obama is directing the Food and Drug Administration to take steps to reduce drug shortages, an escalating problem...

Boeing leasing shuttle hangar to build new capsule

November 1, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

John Elbon, left, vice president and general manager of Boeing Space Exploration, talks with Florida Gov. Rick Scott, and Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll in front of the mock up of the CST-100 Crew Space Transportation vehicle Monday, Oct. 231, 2011 at Kennedy...

Massive smuggling ring dismantled in Arizona

November 1, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

Matthew Allen, left, special agent in charge of Homeland Security Investigations in Arizona, is joined by Richard Barlow, Acting Chief Patrol Agent for the U.S. Border Patrol, as they arrive with others for a news conference as a variety of...

New effort to reduce drug shortages a small step

November 1, 2011 • National NewsComments (0)

President Barack Obama speaks in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, Monday, Oct. 31, 2011, before signing an executive order directing the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to take steps to reduce drug shortages. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)...