The Cabinet appointment addresses criticism of a lack of diversity and of the state response to violence following the Aug. 9 shooting of Michael Brown by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson.
Steve Ballmer, the NBA team’s new owner, says keeping Rivers was one of his top priorities.
The Congressional Budget Office raises its projection slightly, partly due to lower corporate tax collections.
Officials have violated Americans’ privacy on a massive scale and repeatedly lied about it.
For a picnic at the beach, or anywhere, it’s hard to beat individual pastries.
Friendly to a fault, a young sparrow, named Millard, has become a mascot of sorts at a new development in Freeport.