Mead Gruver, Associated Press | Posted Feb 21st - 4:10pm
A proposal to raise the state sales tax got a chilly reception Tuesday in a legislative committee where lawmakers advocated a wait-and-see approach about using the strategy to address a major funding shortfall for K-12 education.
Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press | Posted Feb 21st - 4:04pm
Michael Schwarz is a self-employed business owner who buys his own health insurance. Subsidized coverage through "Obamacare" offers protection from life's unpredictable changes and freedom to pursue his vocation, he says.
Gonzalo Solano, Associated Press | Posted Feb 21st - 2:59pm
Ecuador's nail-biter election is heading to a runoff after results showed ruling party candidate Lenin Moreno falling just shy of the votes needed to clench a first-round victory, officials said Tuesday.