WASHINGTON (AP) ΓΆΒ€Β” Recognizing that deeper problems may lurk behind the botched rollout of the health care website, President Barack Obama's top health official Wednesday called for an investigation into management and contracting decisions.
WASHINGTON (AP) ΓΆΒ€Β” About 75 percent of young women believe the U.S. needs to do more to bring about equality in the workplace, a new study finds, despite a narrowing pay gap and steady employment gains for women at higher levels of business and government.
PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) ΓΆΒ€Β” World leaders bowed and prayed Wednesday before the flag-draped casket containing the body of Nelson Mandela, having a final look at the anti-apartheid icon in the amphitheater where he was sworn in 19 years earlier as South Africa's first black president.
Firefighters were called to a mobile home fire just before 3 a.m. in north Redding.
An eight-year-old boy was confronted by a man luring him with candy.
Sheriff Jerry Smith announced he will not run for office next year and will retire from law enforcement.
A widespread drop in temperatures prompted many to crank up the thermostat, causing two natural gas usage records to be broken in just a matter of days.
Roy Hibbert scored 24 points and Paul George had 15 of his 17 points during a second-half rally to lead the Pacers past Miami 90-84 Tuesday night in a matchup of the Eastern Conference's top two teams.
Texas coach Mack Brown is expected to resign by the end of the week, according to a source.
Alex Ovechkin scored four goals, including the equalizer with 32.4 seconds left in regulation, and the Washington Capitals rallied to beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 6-5 in a shootout Tuesday night.
Deron Williams scored a season-high 25 points in his return to the lineup, Brook Lopez added 24, and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Boston Celtics 104-96 Tuesday night in the first matchup for Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett against their former team.