National

No bond for millionaire Durst on New Orleans weapons charges

US Real Estate Heir Weapons Charges

NEW ORLEANS — Millionaire murder suspect Robert Durst is a flight risk and a danger to others, a judge decided Monday after considering what FBI agents found in his hotel room — an...

National

Police: No evidence of kidnapping of California woman

VALLEJO, Calif. (AP) — A Northern California woman and her boyfriend concocted her reported abduction that spurred a two-day search, police said late Wednesday. The...


National

Heinz-Kraft deal: The stories behind the brands

NEW YORK (AP) — The combination of H.J. Heinz Co. and Kraft Foods Group Inc. will bring many of America’s oldest and best-known brands under the same...


National

Vermont cops tipped on Durst in '12 in student disappearance

MIDDLEBURY, Vt. (AP) — A 2012 tip led investigators to look into whether millionaire real estate heir Robert Durst played a role in the 1971 disappearance and...


National

AP Exclusive: GOP hits Medicaid to offset doc fee hikes

WASHINGTON (AP) — House Republicans quietly deepened recommended budget savings from the government’s chief health care program for the poor by about $140 billion...


National

No bond for millionaire Durst on New Orleans weapons charges

NEW ORLEANS — Millionaire murder suspect Robert Durst is a flight risk and a danger to others, a judge decided Monday after considering what FBI agents found...




National

Sheriff: Airport attacker had machete, Molotov cocktails

KENNER, La. — A machete-wielding attacker who died hours after being shot by a sheriff’s deputy who stopped his rampage at New Orleans’...


National

Budget spat leaves House GOP leaders facing new discord

WASHINGTON (AP) — Whether the issue is immigration or federal budgets, Republicans keep learning a bitter lesson: Their sizable and near-historic congressional...


National

Budget fight: Obama claims the upper hand over Congress

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bolstered by a spate of upbeat economic news, President Barack Obama is claiming the upper hand in the budget fight unfolding in Congress,...


National

GOP offers $3.8T budget that boosts defense, cuts elsewhere

WASHINGTON — House Republicans Tuesday revealed a $3.8 trillion budget plan for next year that effectively breaks tight budget restraints on the Pentagon...


National

University of Oklahoma students expelled over racist video

NORMAN, Okla. — The University of Oklahoma’s president expelled two students Tuesday after he said they were identified as leaders of a racist chant...


Older ›
Get the Standard-Examiner Advantage.