Snow and freezing rain hit the East Coast on Sunday, causing flight cancellations and dangerous road conditions.
In a public political fight, the top education official, an elected Democrat, has accused the Republican governor of undermining her office.
The items were among a lifetime of keepsakes, including autographed posters and writing awards, belonging to Mildred Wirt Benson that sold at an auction in Toledo, where she was a newspaper reporter and columnist for nearly 60 years before her death a decade ago.
The Bloomberg administration says that plastic-foam cups and boxes fill up landfills because they cannot be recycled; a foam manufacturer disagrees and has rallied restaurants to protest.
POLITICO chats with Fox News host Brian Kilmeade in our latest "Answer This" interview.
Kevyn D. Orr, Detroit’s emergency manager, has faced criticism from those who dislike his proposals for mending the city’s finances, including possibly cutting pensions.
The experience is the same mixed bag on Capitol Hill as it is across the nation.
AUGUSTA-- Dozens of protesters gathered Saturday outside Georgia Regents University's dental school calling for an end to the use of dogs in research.
Significant details of the eventual retreat also remain the subjects of unresolved debates, according to public statements by Fed officials and interviews with some of them.
The horrorcore rap group Insane Clown Posse courts mainstream notice on the Fuse music channel even as it contends with a sexual-harassment lawsuit and an F.B.I. report.
Merrill Newman says he's "delighted to be home."
With the economy improving, here's how traders are looking to cash in.
THE FLATS - Georgia Tech has accepted a bid to play Ole Miss in the 2013 Franklin American Mortgage Music Bowl in Nashville, Tenn., the 17th consecutive season the Yellow Jackets will play in a bowl game.
Can savings from military pensions be part of the solution to avoid deeper cuts from defense?
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration official Blair Mase says wildlife workers spotted the dead whales Sunday afternoon on Snipe Point, about six miles north of Sugarloaf Key.
The Ukrainian security services are investigating "activities aimed at overthrowing the government" as protests intensify, the FT reports.
Traffic is moving smoothly through the area after a multiple vehicle accident on Interstate 85 northbound near Clairmont Road.
Authorities have located a 12-year-old girl who went missing on Wednesday afternoon.