The U.S. Geological Survey said a 2.6-magnitude earthquake occurred in western North Carolina Tuesday morning near Hot Springs, northwest of Asheville. The report on the earthquake on the USGS site said it occurred 6.1 kilometers (3.7 miles) beneath the surface. The Citizen-Times reported the temblor could be felt in downtown Asheville, but no damage was reported.
RALEIGH New Chairman of the Democratic National Committee Tom Perez is drawing rebuke from leading Democrats such as U.S.House minority leader Rep. Nancy Pelosi (CA) for recent comments declaring that support for abortion among […]
JERUSALEM/NEW YORK – A teenager with dual Israeli-U.S. citizenship was arrested in Israel on Thursday on suspicion of making dozens of hoax bomb threats against Jewish community centers in the Australia, New Zealand and the […]
WASHINGTON, D.C. Members of the U.S. Congress took the field for their traditional Republicans vs. Democrats baseball game on Thursday, with many wearing hats to honor Representative Steve Scalise, who was critically wounded by […]