Bertha is the second named storm of the Atlantic Hurricane season, and had 45 mph winds Thursday night.
Hours before the 9/11 terrorist attacks, former U.S. President Bill Clinton told an audience in Australia about his missed chance to kill attack mastermind Osama bin Laden, according to audio released this week.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York's Metropolitan Opera agreed to extend negotiations with its labor unions for 72 hours, preventing a threatened lockout at the nation's largest performing arts organization, the Met said late on Thursday.
The Justices are publicly unburdening themselves on major issues before the Court with much greater frequency and candor in recent years. In a wide-ranging interview with Mark Sherman of the Associated Press, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg offers some glimpses into her thinking on three controversial issues and gives liberals who fret about her health a piece of her mind. Read full article >>