Russ Bynum, Associated Press | Posted Feb 12th - 1:40pm
Military bases in three U.S. states will share $17.5 million in conservation funding to protect longleaf pine forests used for training troops while assisting the recovery of threatened species, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced Friday.
Kantele Franko, Associated Press | Posted Feb 12th - 1:31pm
From the front door, the man with the machete didn't have a straight path to people in the booths at the small suburban restaurant. He stepped by the welcoming greeting on the front glass, past the half-wall entryway divider and the display case of kataifi and other Mediterranean pastries.
A powerful Republican lawmaker is demanding that Texas health officials explain why two state employees co-authored a study suggesting that cuts to Planned Parenthood are curbing access to women's health services.
Melinda Deslatte, Associated Press | Posted Feb 12th - 12:41pm
Gov. John Bel Edwards is trying to lessen fears about the threat of cuts to the TOPS free college tuition program. He says Louisiana students who receive the aid won't see increased tuition bills this semester even if financing is reduced.
Jeff Martin, Associated Press | Posted Feb 12th - 12:41pm
A suspect accused of gunning down a Georgia lawman has been charged with murder in the death of the 25-year police veteran. The fallen officer was struck by two shots as he helped colleagues serve a "no knock" search warrant at an apartment complex near Atlanta, authorities said Friday.