Tuesday, October 13th, 2015
  • The invisible candidacies of Jim Webb and Lincoln Chafee

    It can be hard to find evidence that the two ex-senators are seriously running for president. […]

  • Dutch Safety Board: Buk missile downed MH17 in Ukraine

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Malaysia Airlines flight 17 was destroyed by a Buk surface-to-air missile over eastern Ukraine, the Dutch Safety Board said Tuesday as it presented the results of an official probe into the crash. […]

  • AP Exclusive: Clinton server's software had hacking risk

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The private email server running in Hillary Rodham Clinton's home basement when she was secretary of state was connected to the Internet in ways that made it more vulnerable to hackers, according to data and documents reviewed by The Associated Press. […]

  • Chesapeake crabbers face changing workforce, murky future

    By Ayesha Rascoe WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Morgan Tolley is a third generation crab processor working on the shores of the Chesapeake Bay, but he's worried that his industry may be under threat as more and more young people shun the traditional family-oriented trade. The A.E. Phillips crab picking house Tolley manages in Fishing Creek, Maryland, relies on crabs harvested by the "watermen" of the […]

  • Former Chicago schools CEO expected to plead guilty to corruption charges

    A former Chicago Public Schools chief executive officer is expected to plead guilty in federal court on Tuesday to accepting bribes. Barbara Byrd-Bennett, 66, resigned in June amid a federal probe into a $20.5 million no-bid contract the cash-strapped district had awarded to her previous employer, educational consulting firm SUPES Academy. Byrd-Bennett's lawyer has said she is cooperating with […]

  • Two firefighters killed, two hurt in Kansas City apartment blaze

    The two firefighters who died had pulled two residents out of the burning building, the Kansas City fire department said. "This is the worst day,” Kansas City Fire Chief Paul Berardi told reporters. The names of the firefighters were not immediately released. […]

  • What to expect from Bernie Sanders at Tuesday's Democratic debate

    He may be an outsider, but that doesn't mean he's a stranger to the debate stage. […]