WASHINGTON (AP) — Illinois Rep. Aaron Schock has hired lawyers and public relations experts amid questions about his travel and entertainment expenses.
CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois’ reliance on rapidly diminishing federal funding to repair the state’s aging roads and bridges means that motorists waste hours stuck on congested roads and spend more on car repairs.
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) — States across the country are accelerating their drive for new revenue to repair aging road systems, moves that come as the amount of federal funding has been falling.
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia (AP) — Two people accused of plotting to open fire in a Halifax shopping mall have been brought to court.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The Powerball jackpot has climbed to $450 million, making Wednesday night’s drawing the fifth largest prize in U.S. history.
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Lottery officials say no jackpot winner was selected in the latest $380 million Powerball drawing.