An airline official says a US Airways flight with 34 people aboard was forced to make a belly landing at Newark International Airport after experiencing landing gear trouble. No injuries were reported. US Airways spokesman…
Two commuter trains packed with rush-hour commuters collided in an accident that sent more than 60 people to the hospital, severely damaged the tracks and threatened to snarl travel in the congested Northeast Corridor. Gov….
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan legislator says conservative lawmakers have blocked a law that aims to protect women’s freedoms, saying parts of it violate Islamic principles.
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is calling attention to his economic proposals and efforts to expand the middle class.
GRANBURY, Texas (AP) — Residents whose homes were torn apart or blown away by a North Texas deadly tornado will soon be allowed to return to retrieve what belongings may be left and start cleaning…
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — It’s been less than 10 months since the world record for a lottery prize. On Saturday night, it could conceivably fall once again.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Governor Pat Quinn has asked for 16 more Illinois counties, including several in our area, to receive federal aid after flooding last month.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — One case of a virus that sickens pigs has been found in Iowa and while the illness can spread through a herd it is not typically fatal.
Key legislators say there could be a breakthrough in negotiations over exactly how the state may ensure more low-income working Iowans get health care coverage.
Two commuter trains serving New York City collided in Connecticut during Friday’s evening rush hour, sending 60 people to the hospital, including five critically injured and one very critically injured, Gov. Dannel Malloy said. There…