The former head of Chicago Public Schools Barbara Byrd-Bennett has apologized to students, their families and her former colleagues for her role in a kickback scheme.Read More
Monday’s Nobel prize winner for economics, Angus Deaton has dug into obscure data to explore a range of problems: The scope of poverty in India, how poor countries treat young girls and link between income…
Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders has announced a town hall meeting in Fort Madison.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The pressure is on Congressman Paul Ryan to run for House speaker.
Officials say one person is dead and three others are wounded following an early morning shooting at Northern Arizona University
A man who’s listed as one of Hawaii’s most wanted fugitives could be in Iowa. A release from the U.S. Marshals Service states 48-year-old Luke Warner is wanted after he left Hawaii to avoid serving…
WASHINGTON (AP) — Documents obtained by The Associated Press show that more than 240 inmates have slipped away from federal custody in the past three years while traveling to halfway houses.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is reluctantly accepting the resignation of Education Secretary Arne Duncan, saying he’s earned the right to return home as one of the longest-serving secretaries in the department’s history.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Pentagon says it’s beginning talks with the Russian military on ways to avoid U.S. and Russian forces firing on each other in Syria. The talks — being held by video teleconference…
ROSEBURG, Ore. (AP) — Oregon’s attorney general says 13 people are dead after a shooting on Thursday at a community college campus in Roseburg, Oregon.