CHICAGO (AP) -- As Democrats across the country make an election-year push to raise the minimum wage, they often point to fast food workers, baristas and others who are struggling to raise families, pay rent or get through school - some on as little as $7.25 per hour.
(lompocrecord.com) - Archaeologists finished their race Monday to excavate a sphinx from the set of Cecil B. DeMille's 1923 epic silent film "The Ten Commandments" the director left buried in the Guadalupe Dunes.
NEW YORK (AP) -- At his Fashion Week runway show in September, Oscar de la Renta sat in his usual spot: in a chair right inside the wings, where he could carefully inspect each model just as she was about to emerge in one of his sumptuous, impeccably constructed designs.
(Reuters) - A man accused in the death of his 3-year-old stepdaughter was being held in a New York City hospital on Sunday after police found him in an apartment with self-inflicted stab wounds, authorities said.
(columbiatribune) - A missing hiker who was the focus of an hours-long search Thursday was found dead just before 7 p.m. at Cedar Creek in Callaway County near County Road 354, Callaway County sheriffâ€™s Lt. Clay Chism said.
(desertsun.com) - Fears about the Ebola virus prompted officials to rope off a college classroom building for several hours Thursday in San Diego County after a student told her instructor that her sister was in a hospital with flu-like symptoms.
LYMAN, N.H. (AP) â€” A 29-year-old woman was charged with murder and assault after authorities said she jumped out a second-story window over the summer with her 4-month-old twins, killing her son and severely injuring her daughter.
The Livingston County Sheriffâ€™s Office received Court orders to have the following people transported to the Missouri Department of Corrections to serve either a sentence, shock time, or attend programs.