Poll: Only 12 percent of Americans have much confidence in the legislative branch, a record low.
Some find the city's new classically designed monument beautiful; others say it reflects a cultural inferiority complex.
While his Colombian girlfriend and twin sons wait, American captive Keith Stansell reaches out.
While his Colombian girlfriend and twin sons waited, American captive Keith Stansell reached out. He was freed Wednesday.
In what is thought to be an unprecedented ruling, a Superior Court judge in Fulton County, Ga., halted the construction of a coal-fired power plant, saying that the plant must limit its emissions of carbon dioxide.
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In a 5-to-4 ruling, the justices decide child rape isn't a capital offense.