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France To Ban Uber's Low-Cost Service In 2015

France To Ban Uber's Low-Cost Service In 2015

12.15.2014
PARIS (AP) — Uber's low-cost ride ride-hailing service will be banned in France from the start of next year, the government said Monday...
The 2014 Word Of The Year Is...

The 2014 Word Of The Year Is...

By LEANNE ITALIE  12.15.2014
NEW YORK (AP) — A nation, a workplace, an ethnicity, a passion, an outsized personality. The people who comprise these things, who fawn...
Here's Some Painting Advice From George W. Bush

Here's Some Painting Advice From George W. Bush

12.14.2014
WASHINGTON (AP) — George W. Bush doesn't readily offer political opinions, but when it comes to portraits, he has some broad-brush advice: ...
Bungled Marriage Proposal Forces Evacuation

Bungled Marriage Proposal Forces Evacuation

12.14.2014
AMSTERDAM (AP) — A Dutchman's attempt at a romantic wedding proposal was simply smashing. The unidentified lover in the...
Mississippi Women Plead Guilty To Hate Crimes

Mississippi Women Plead Guilty To Hate Crimes

12.14.2014
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Two women have pleaded guilty in connection with a series of attacks on African-Americans in Mississippi that included...
45 Arrested After Protests In Oakland

45 Arrested After Protests In Oakland

12.14.2014
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Police arrested 45 people Saturday in the hours after thousands of protesters took to the streets of San Francisco...
Jeb Bush To Release 250,000 Emails From His Years As Governor

Jeb Bush To Release 250,000 Emails From His Years As Governor

STEVE PEOPLES  12.14.2014
WASHINGTON (AP) — Jeb Bush says he's releasing roughly 250,000 emails from his years as Florida's governor. The possible...
More Ferguson Documents Released By St. Louis County Prosecutor

More Ferguson Documents Released By St. Louis County Prosecutor

By DAVID A. LIEB  12.13.2014
A prosecutor released hundreds of pages of additional documents Saturday from the investigation into the police shooting of Michael Brown,...
UN Climate Talks Deadlocked Over Scope Of Pledges

UN Climate Talks Deadlocked Over Scope Of Pledges

By KARL RITTER  12.13.2014
LIMA, Peru (AP) — A last-minute deal that salvaged U.N. climate talks from collapse early Sunday sends a signal the rich-poor divide...
Protesters Converge In DC For March Against Police Killings

Protesters Converge In DC For March Against Police Killings

By MATTHEW BARAKAT  12.13.2014
WASHINGTON (AP) — Family members of young, unarmed black men killed by police — from Michael Brown and Eric Garner in recent months,...
Defense Secretary Nominee Ash Carter Has Back Surgery

Defense Secretary Nominee Ash Carter Has Back Surgery

By NEDRA PICKLER  12.13.2014
WASHINGTON (AP) — Defense secretary nominee Ash Carter had successful back surgery Friday and was recovering ahead of confirmation hearings...
Congress Fails To Revise Government Records Law

Congress Fails To Revise Government Records Law

By MATTHEW DALY  12.13.2014
WASHINGTON (AP) — Advocates for greater openness in government were frustrated after Congress failed to update the Freedom of Information...
Man Pleads Guilty To Making 15 Years Of Death Threats

Man Pleads Guilty To Making 15 Years Of Death Threats

12.13.2014
UTICA, N.Y. (AP) — An upstate New York man has pleaded guilty to charges he mailed 21 death threats with white powder over 15 years to...
CIA Lied About Torture, Senate Report Suggests

CIA Lied About Torture, Senate Report Suggests

By KEN DILANIAN  12.13.2014
WASHINGTON (AP) — When CIA interrogators were torturing accused Sept. 11 mastermind Khalid Sheikh Mohammed at a secret prison in Poland...