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Supreme Court Weighing Limits Of Internet Free Speech

Supreme Court Weighing Limits Of Internet Free Speech

By SAM HANANEL  11.30.2014
WASHINGTON (AP) — Anthony Elonis claimed he was just kidding when he posted a series of graphically violent rap lyrics on Facebook about...
Colombian Rebels Free Captured General

Colombian Rebels Free Captured General

By JOSHUA GOODMAN and JUAN CAMILO HERNANDEZ  11.30.2014
BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombia's largest rebel group has freed an army general and two others whose capture led President Juan Manuel...
Congress Trying To Cram Two Years Of Leftover Business Into Two Weeks

Congress Trying To Cram Two Years Of Leftover Business Into Two Weeks

By ANDREW TAYLOR  11.30.2014
WASHINGTON (AP) — Lame-duck lawmakers returned to Washington on Monday for a two-week session in which they hope to prevent a government...
Obama Buys 17 Books At Independent Bookstore

Obama Buys 17 Books At Independent Bookstore

By DARLENE SUPERVILLE  11.29.2014
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama tried to draw attention to independently owned businesses on the Saturday after Thanksgiving,...
Sarkozy Takes Big Step Towards Possible Comeback

Sarkozy Takes Big Step Towards Possible Comeback

By JAMEY KEATEN  11.29.2014
PARIS (AP) — As political encores go, former President Nicolas Sarkozy didn't quite get the warm embrace from his party that many French...
Teens Now Have A Say In New York City's Government

Teens Now Have A Say In New York City's Government

By JENNIFER PELTZ  11.29.2014
NEW YORK (AP) — Rashana Jackman isn't old enough to vote in an election, but she could soon have a vote on a city-appointed board that...
Meteorologists: Andrew Cuomo's Weather Claims Are All Wet

Meteorologists: Andrew Cuomo's Weather Claims Are All Wet

By DAVID KLEPPER  11.29.2014
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants New York to create the nation's best weather monitoring system, one more robust than even...
Obama's Uneasy Relationship With The Pentagon

Obama's Uneasy Relationship With The Pentagon

By JULIE PACE and ROBERT BURNS  11.29.2014
WASHINGTON (AP) — On a trip to Afghanistan during President Barack Obama's first term, Defense Secretary Robert Gates was stunned to...
Taliban Raid Foreign Aid Workers' Compound In Kabul, 2 Dead

Taliban Raid Foreign Aid Workers' Compound In Kabul, 2 Dead

11.29.2014
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Taliban attackers armed with suicide bomb vests and assault rifles killed two people, one a foreigner, during...
Rare Optimism Ahead Of Lima Climate Talks

Rare Optimism Ahead Of Lima Climate Talks

KARL RITTER and FRANK BAJAK  11.29.2014
LIMA, Peru (AP) — Energized by new targets set by China and the United States, the world's top climate polluters, U.N. global warming...
South Africa Turns To New Breed Of Anti-Poaching Crime Fighters

South Africa Turns To New Breed Of Anti-Poaching Crime Fighters

CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA  11.29.2014
RUSTENBURG, South Africa (AP) — Venom and Killer. These are members of a furry breed of anti-poaching operatives, dogs that can detect...
Here's Why Black Lawmakers Oppose Federal Recognition Of This Virginia Tribe

Here's Why Black Lawmakers Oppose Federal Recognition Of This Virginia Tribe

By FREDERIC J. FROMMER  11.28.2014
WASHINGTON (AP) — Several members of the Congressional Black Caucus are urging the Obama administration to withhold federal recognition...
It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like 2016 To GOP Governors

It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like 2016 To GOP Governors

By JILL COLVIN and STEVE PEOPLES  11.28.2014
BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) — A half-dozen potential Republican presidential contenders spent last week peacocking across the sprawling grounds...
Southern Democrats Urge A Return To Party Basics

Southern Democrats Urge A Return To Party Basics

By BILL BARROW  11.28.2014
ATLANTA (AP) — Southern Democrats are joining others in the party who say that a return to advocating to lift people out of economic...