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Al Hawsawi, al Baluchi, al Shibh, Bin Attash, and Sheikh Mohammad, pray at their arraignment in this courtroom sketch at Guantanamo Bay Navy Base
By Lacey Ann Johnson FORT MEADE, Md. (Reuters) - A pre-trial hearing for five Sept. 11 suspects b...
2016-05-30 18:12:41 -0500
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Republican Bruce Rauner smiles after winning the midterm elections in Chicago, Illinois
Chicago will be able to spread out state-mandated higher payments to its police and fire pensions...
2016-05-30 22:08:06 -0500
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Flowers lay around a bronze statue of a gorilla and her baby outside the Cincinnati Zoo's Gorilla World exhibit in Cincinnati, Ohio
By Ginny McCabe CINCINNATI (Reuters) - The director of the Cincinnati Zoo insisted on Monday that...
2016-05-30 18:58:17 -0500
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This undated photo shows Pfc James B. Johnson in his U.S. Marine Corps uniform. The Pentagon's Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency announced that Johnson's remains, unaccounted for since World War II, have been identified and are being returned to his family for burial with full military honors. Pfc Johnson, 19, of Poughkeepsie, NY, died sometime on the first day of battle on the small island of Betio in the Tarawa Atoll in an attempt to secure the island from the Japanese, Nov. 20, 1943. (U.S. Marine Corps photo via AP)
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — When Jim Johnson's quest to find out more about his namesake uncle killed in ...
2016-05-31 01:31:16 -0500
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