Gary D. Robertson, Associated Press | Posted Jun 29th - 12:31pm
Several changes covering two- and four-wheeled motor vehicles are about to take effect. They're among about a dozen laws approved that North Carolina legislators agreed should be implemented with the start of state government's new year.
Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press | Posted Jun 29th - 12:12pm
Congress edged closer to delivering relief to debt-stricken Puerto Rico as the Senate on Wednesday cleared the way for passage of a last-minute financial rescue package for the territory of 3.5 million Americans.
Verena Dobnik, Associated Press | Posted Jun 29th - 12:03pm
An elevated park that offers a new view to visitors at the World Trade Center opened Wednesday, built atop a security center that screens vehicles and overlooking the memorial to those who died in the Sept. 11 attacks.
Rob Gillies and Kevin Freking, Associated Press | Posted Jun 29th - 12:01pm
The leaders of the United States, Canada and Mexico convened a summit Wednesday intended to reaffirm their close cooperation on security, the environment and trade at a time of rising extremist threats around the globe and isolationist calls in the American presidential campaign.
Seanna Adcox, Associated Press | Posted Jun 29th - 11:31am
The Legislature's court-ordered report on fixing South Carolina's education system points to budget increases and four new laws passed this year, including one asking college students what would entice them to teach in poor districts.