WASHINGTON, D.C. — The government has reached a $16.65 billion settlement with Bank of America over its role in the sale of mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the financial crisis, the Justice Department announced Thursday.
While ACT scores statewide scored just below the national average, Aiken County School District high school graduates scored well above the state and slightly above the national average when they took the test last spring,, District officials said.
ST. LOUIS — To reassure the people of Ferguson, Attorney General Eric Holder reached into his own past, recalling the times he had been stopped by police officers who seemed to target him because of his race.
ST. LOUIS — It’s been a quieter night in Ferguson, Missouri. Some demonstrators returned to the streets Wednesday evening to protest the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white officer, but in diminished numbers.
NEW YORK — Privacy-wary parents are increasingly pausing before they post photos, names and other information about their wee ones on social media. Some are choosing a complete blackout, while others opt for nicknames and a few carefully selected...
ATLANTA — At least one of the two American aid workers who were infected with the Ebola virus in Africa was to be discharged Thursday from an Atlanta hospital, a spokeswoman for the aid group he was working for said.
NORTH AUGUSTA — Local resident Robert Lathrop worked at the Savannah River Site for 46 years and developed colon cancer after retiring in 1999. It is a condition that the Department of Labor linked to his work at the Site.