- GAO: Health care access hard to measure for Native Americans Updated: Apr-28-16 7:17 pm
FLAGSTAFF, Arizona - Access to health care for American Indians is difficult to gauge because the agency that oversees it does a poor job of tracking patient wait times, a report by a federal watchdog found.
- Motor Vehicle workers to get more customer service training Updated: Apr-28-16 3:46 pm
LAWRENCEVILLE, New Jersey - Gov. Chris Christie says New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission employees are now required to undergo customer service training.
- Airbus profits down; gearbox troubles in military plane Updated: Apr-28-16 2:32 am
PARIS - Airbus Group said Thursday it's facing a "challenging year" after troubles surfaced with a gearbox on the A400M military transporter and export credit agencies suspended financing for the plane-maker.
- West Virginia auditor to head white collar crime center Updated: Apr-28-16 1:59 am
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - The auditor of West Virginia will be the next president and CEO of the National White Collar Crime Center in Richmond, Virginia.
- National Park Service to feature Yellowstone photo on stamp Updated: Apr-28-16 1:33 am
BOZEMAN, Montana - The National Park Service is featuring a photo taken more than a decade ago of bison in Yellowstone National Park on a postage stamp to celebrate its 100th year anniversary.
- Rhode Island sees record home sales in 1st quarter of 2016 Updated: Apr-27-16 4:06 pm
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - A nonprofit group that tracks the housing market says more single-family homes were sold in Rhode Island during the first quarter of 2016 than during any other first quarter in three decades.
- Former Attorney General Conway to join Louisville law firm Updated: Apr-27-16 2:14 pm
FRANKFORT, Kentucky - Former Democratic Attorney General Jack Conway has joined a law firm in Louisville.
- Hilton 1Q profit more than doubles, results top Street Updated: Apr-27-16 1:24 pm
MCLEAN, Virginia - Hilton's first-quarter profit more than doubled, bolstered by tax benefits. Its performance beat analysts' estimates.
- The Latest: Governor awaiting next move in auditor case Updated: Apr-26-16 7:41 pm
TACOMA, Washington - The Latest on the federal fraud trial of Washington State Auditor Troy Kelley (all times local):
- House approves borrowing $200M annually for K-12 schools Updated: Apr-26-16 6:11 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - South Carolina could borrow up to $200 million annually to repair and replace deteriorating K-12 public schools statewide, under legislation approved Tuesday by the House.
- Gov. Walker signs bill requiring school CPR training Updated: Apr-26-16 3:39 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Wisconsin schools will be required to provide CPR training in every health course between seventh grade and 12th grade under a bill Gov. Scott Walker signed Tuesday.
- Massachusetts single-family home, condo sales soar in March Updated: Apr-26-16 10:49 am
BOSTON - More single-family homes were sold in Massachusetts last month than in any March since 2004, according to one group that tracks the market.
- Japan to raise nuke safety check competency per IAEA review Updated: Apr-25-16 9:47 pm
TOKYO - Japanese nuclear regulators said they will revise laws, nearly double inspection staff and send some inspectors to the U.S. for training to address deficiencies cited by the International Atomic Energy Agency.
- Xerox reports continued slide in profit, revenue Updated: Apr-25-16 10:00 am
NEW YORK - Xerox Corp. reported a steep slide in first-quarter profit on a continued decline in revenue and higher expenses.
- Single-family home sales in Rhode Island soar 23 percent Updated: Apr-25-16 7:35 am
WARWICK, Rhode Island - The number of single-family homes sold in Rhode Island in March shot up by 23 percent when compared to the same month a year ago.
- Roger Williams University announces community partnership Updated: Apr-25-16 4:26 am
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Roger Williams University's School of Continuing Studies will partner with several community-based groups in Providence to assist young adults and others in continuing their education.
- Mental health providers say Iowa needs more prescribers Updated: Apr-24-16 9:05 am
DES MOINES, Iowa - A bill pending in the Iowa House would allow specially trained psychologists to prescribe medication to mentally ill people in hopes of alleviating a shortage of treatment options, but the proposal has run into opposition from some of the state's psychiatrists.
- The Latest: Utah GOP picks national delegates Updated: Apr-23-16 8:04 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - The Latest on Republican and Democratic state conventions: (all times local):
- FEMA giving $31K to Portland Fire Department Updated: Apr-23-16 8:45 am
PORTLAND, Maine - The Federal Emergency Management Agency is giving the fire department in Maine's largest city a grant of more than $31,000 through the Assistant to Firefighters Grant Program.
- Undocumented immigrants have prosperous careers Updated: Apr-23-16 3:01 am
FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida - The world of undocumented immigrants includes maids and farmworkers, several families under one roof and people living in the shadows.
- Feds: University of New Mexico fails in sex assault response Updated: Apr-22-16 10:36 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - Students often do not know how to report sexual assault and sexual harassment at the University of New Mexico or where to turn for help in a broken system that violates federal law, the U.S. Justice Department said Friday.
- Vocational rehabilitation conference to be held in Deadwood Updated: Apr-22-16 7:06 pm
DEADWOOD, South Dakota - People who are interested in public vocational rehabilitation are set to come together in Deadwood for a conference.
- Maine home sales, prices heat up in early 2016 Updated: Apr-22-16 11:04 am
PORTLAND, Maine - Sales of houses and the prices of homes are both rising in Maine.
- US home rents up in March, but signs suggest an easing trend Updated: Apr-22-16 9:05 am
WASHINGTON - Americans paid more to rent homes last month, but broader measures suggest that the surging increases of prior years have moderated in much of the country.
- Utah home to operations of 6 billion-dollar firms Updated: Apr-22-16 2:05 am
SALT LAKE CITY - The mythical unicorn is a creature with a large, pointed, spiraling horn projecting from its forehead with the power to render poisoned water potable and to heal sickness.