US labor market shows some muscle despite slower job growth
WASHINGTON U.S. job growth slowed in August, but the unemployment rate dropped to a near 7-1/2-year low and wages accelerated, keeping alive prospects of a Federal Reserve interest rate hike later this month. Nonfarm payrolls increased 173,000 last ...
Kentucky clerk's office issues marriage license to gay couple, ending ban
MOREHEAD, Ky. A county clerk's office in rural Kentucky issued a marriage license to a gay couple on Friday morning after defying a federal judge's orders for months. While Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis was jailed on Thursday for refusing to follow the ...
NYC Teacher Arrested for Flying Drone at the US Open
Wall Street Journal
A New York City public school teacher was arrested after he flew a drone into the stands at the U.S. Open on Friday, police said. Daniel Varley, 26 years old, was charged with reckless endangerment after he crash-landed the device in the upper stands ...
Boy, 11, shoots dead teen 'intruder'
POLICE have taken an 11-year-old boy into custody after he shot dead a 16-year-old intruder during an alleged break-in. Sergeant Brian Schellman said officers responded on Thursday afternoon to a report of a shooting at a suburban home in St Louis, ...