Obama Speaks in New Orleans 10 Years After Katrina
Years after then-presidential hopeful Barack Obama declared "America failed the people of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast," he has returned to the city to hail Hurricane Katrina recovery efforts and highlight the region's resilience in the face of ...
Ruling Could Ease Way for Unionizing at Fast-Food Chains
It will be easier for unions to bargain for better pay and working conditions on behalf of millions of workers at McDonald's, Burger King and other fast-food chains after a National Labor Relations Board ruling on Thursday. The ruling, which came from ...
Discovery of up to 50 bodies in truck highlights European migrant crisis
BERLIN —Austrian authorities on Thursday launched an international probe into the deaths of up to 50 suspected migrants, with white-suited forensic experts still struggling to count the badly decomposed corpses of a crime that immediately touched off ...
The Latest on TV shooting: Celebration before the shooting
ROANOKE, Va. — The latest on the on-air killing of two TV station employees in Virginia (all times local): 4 p.m.. Two WDBJ-TV workers held a small celebration for a co-worker before their own lives ended a few hours later. WDBJ-TV producer Melissa ...