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UN envoy blames Syria for failure of constitution talks

The U.N. special envoy for Syria says the Syrian government’s refusal to negotiate on revisions to the country’s constitution is a key reason for...

She asked to bring oxygen to work — they fired her instead

A woman who was fired after asking to bring an oxygen tank to work to help her breathe will get $25,000 in a federal...

Man accused of rape convicted of trying to hire hit man

A Louisiana man has been convicted of trying to hire a hit man to kill his ex-wife while he was in jail awaiting trial...

Federal jury: Immigrant detainees are owed minimum wage

A federal jury has determined that The GEO Group must pay minimum wage — rather than $1 a day — to immigration detainees who...

Federal appeals court temporarily halts Oklahoma executions

A federal appeals court has granted a stay of execution for two Oklahoma inmates who were scheduled to receive lethal injections in the coming...

An author’s reminder: Philanthropy isn’t defined by money

Lucy Bernholz talks about Chex Mix a lot. Bernholz, a senior research scholar at Stanford University’s Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society, doesn’t want people...

Attorney: Deputy who ran over Black man now works at prison

The attorney for a Black man who was run over by a Kansas deputy in an encounter caught on dashcam video says he was...

Nor’easter cuts power to over half-million homes, businesses

A nor’easter that battered the Atlantic coast with hurricane-force wind gusts has left more than a half-million customers without power in New England ByThe Associated...

Judge in Prince Andrew suit says key document can be secret

The New York judge assigned to a lawsuit alleging Prince Andrew sexually abused an American when she was 17 says a 2008 legal agreement...

UAW member hit, killed by car near John Deere picket line

Police say a vehicle struck and killed a United Auto Workers member as he was walking to a picket line outside a John Deere...