National News

NEW YORK (AP) — NBC News has fired a producer for editing a recording of George Zimmerman’s call to police the night he shot Trayvon Martin, a person with direct knowledge of the matter said Saturday. The person was not authorized to talk about the situation publicly and spoke on the condition of anonymity. The […]

WASHINGTON (AP) — Reality has smacked Mitt Romney in the face. President Barack Obama used the power of the presidency Tuesday to ring the general election’s opening bell, declaring in no uncertain terms that he and his mammoth organization are ready to take on Romney — whether the presumptive GOP nominee is ready or not. […]

ATLANTA (AP) — The health care think tank created by Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich is going out of business. The Gingrich Group, also known as the Center for Health Transformation, filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in federal court in Atlanta on Wednesday. The bankruptcy filing marks an abrupt turn for a group that raised […]

WASHINGTON (AP) — The voices demanding that Congress stop the brutality of African warlord Joseph Kony and his Lord’s Resistance Army belong to America’s children. Just ask their parents. “All three of my kids, in different context and different times, said, ‘So what are you doing about Joseph Kony and the LRA?'” Sen. Chris Coons, […]