MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) â The teenage brother of a Montana woman on trial for murder in the death of her new husband broke down Tuesday on the witness stand as he described his anger over her lies about what happened.
NEW YORK (AP) â A British tourist who lost a leg when a taxi jumped a curb and hit her in New York's Rockefeller Center has started the process of suing the city.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) â The sale on eBay of a city-owned vehicle used by Sarah Palin when she was mayor of Wasilla is causing a stir in small-town politics: One official says the current mayor is trying to fatten city coffers off Palin's fame, and the mayor says "guilty as charged."
WASHINGTON (AP) â Shedding gridlock, key members of Congress reached a modest budget agreement Tuesday to restore about $63 billion in automatic spending cuts from programs ranging from parks to the Pentagon.
Washington (AFP) - President Barack Obama praised a US budget deal reached Tuesday among bipartisan congressional negotiators as a "good first step" to overcome recurring crises that have wracked the government since 2011.