In a 5-4 ruling, the court says the Environmental Protection Agency should have taken into account the costs of complying with regulation.
Arizona’s Independent Redistricting Commission was formed 15 years ago, after voters took the power to redraw districts away from the state’s Legislature.
Lawyers for Oklahoma death row inmates argued midazolam does not reliably induce a coma-like sleep, violating the Constitution’s ban on cruel and unusual punishment.
A woman who suffered burns to 90 percent of her body has died. Investigators are looking at what caused powder sprayed from the stage during a performance to catch fire. Nearly 500 people were burned.
Sweat and his accomplice, Richard Matt, both convicted murderers, escaped June 6 from a prison in New York. Matt was shot and killed Friday. Sweat was captured Sunday.
There are fears a Greek exit from the bloc that uses the euro could have a broad impact on the world’s financial system. Greek banks were closed Monday after the government imposed capital controls.
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Authorities are investigating fires that have damaged or destroyed black churches in South Carolina and nearby states following the murder of nine people at Charleston’s Emanuel AME Church.
As a result of the Supreme Court’s two landmark decisions last week, Cruz is calling for justices to be subject to elections and lose their lifetime appointments.
Things like activity trackers and sensors might make it easier to keep people with dementia safe and help caregivers. Researchers are going to test that idea in the real world.
A federal health advisory committee now says everyone aged 16 to 23 should talk to a doctor about whether they need to get immunized against a rare but dangerous strain of meningitis.
A report obtained by NPR paints a bleak portrait of Puerto Rico’s economic future, saying its deficit is much larger than previously thought.
There were moments of wrenching sadness during this weekend’s funerals for three members of the Emanuel AME Church in Charleston. But there was also a sense of determination to move forward. Meanwhile, the South Carolina state legislature will meet next month to debate the future of the Confederate flag.
Police say the convicted murderer who escaped from a prison in New York earlier this month, has been shot but captured alive. Just days ago, his accomplice, Richard Matt, was fatally shot by police.
North Carolina has seen two attacks in as many days on the barrier islands just off its coast. In separate incidents last week, two people were attacked in South Carolina.