A group of southern lawmakers are trying to secure billions in emergency aid for farmers.
They say growers affected by bad weather can not wait for help under the existing federal farm programs.
Early season drought and late season rain has hur
Federal authorities announced Monday that they have seized $26 million worth of "knockoff" DVDs, CDs, clothing, electronics, cosmetics, phones, holiday ornaments, and pharmaceuticals in a carefully coordinated counterfeit bust.
JOHANNESBURG – A U.N.-backed Congolese military operation to oust rebels from eastern Congo has caused more civilian casualties than damage to rebels, with more than 1,400 people deliberately killed over a nine-mont