The federal government is also proposing to include cigars and tobacco pipes under its regulatory control.
Prosecutors said five Hasidic men indicted in the brutal attack on a gay black man in Williamsburg were associated with a Hasidic neighborhood patrol.
The law signed by Gov. Nathan Deal allows gun owners with concealed-carry permits to take weapons into bars and certain areas of airports.
An alliance hollowed out by years of military cuts has awakened to altered circumstances involving Ukraine and is not prepared to counter a newly assertive Moscow, its own leaders acknowledge.
As they work more closely with our mobile computers, devices that once simply fixed whatever ailed us will begin to do much more.
With rising temperatures and carbon dioxide changing seasonal timetables, many plants are flowering earlier and longer.
President Obama and Prime Minister Shinzo Abe had dinner at Sukiyabashi Jiro, whose chef was featured in a documentary, “Jiro Dreams of Sushi.”
As Ukraine stepped up efforts to quell unrest in the east, the self-proclaimed mayor of Slovyansk said he expected the military to soon attack the city.
With the addition of Cortana, Microsoft’s answer to Siri and Google Now, the mobile operating system can be considered an equal in most areas.
“Hedwig and the Angry Inch,” about a transgendered performer with issues, stars Neil Patrick Harris in the title role.
While it is unclear whether the F.B.I.
The Metropolitan Transportation Authority said it would pay for raises by redirecting some money from pension and health care funds.
Vermont’s approval was hailed by food-safety advocates. Meanwhile, the biotech industry has drafted federal legislation to pre-empt any such state initiatives.
Two surveys have reconstructed the full history of the shrunken male chromosome, which provides regulatory genes that play a role throughout the body.
Planned new rules would allow an Internet provider to negotiate separately with content companies and charge them for priority service.
The increase was small compared with huge growth the company had even just a few years ago. Apple also announced a stock split and expanded its buybacks.
The findings in four Southern states — all with political races that could tip the balance of power in the Senate — show the complex views toward the law.
The work of the Guastavino Fireproof Construction Company adorns some of the greatest spaces in New York, like Pennsylvania Station and Grand Central Terminal.
Phil Jackson, the team president, left little doubt on Wednesday that Steve Kerr was his top choice as coach and made a case for players sacrificing financially to upgrade the roster.
Religious leaders say a documentary at the soon-to-open National September 11 Memorial Museum is offensive toward Muslims and could generate prejudice against them.
The descriptions, some rendered in forensic detail, are the only evidence that many parents of the teenagers who died on South Korea’s doomed ferry have of their children’s fate.
The 2014 election cycle has ushered in a rush of political advertising, with campaign ads airing as early as last spring and record-shattering spending for the first quarter of the election year.
The system installed by the Giants’ new offensive coordinator, Ben McAdoo, is expected to overhaul the way Eli Manning communicates with receivers.
Scientists say that a long drought that has affected trees in Central Africa could help them understand how global warming may harm vegetation.
The board’s failure to agree on additional financing reflects a wider debate on whether it has strayed too far from its core mission of transportation infrastructure.
Mr. Marrero was 39 when he reached the major leagues with the 1950 Washington Senators and the oldest former major leaguer before he died.
The company reported 1.28 billion monthly users, most on mobile devices, and easily exceeded analysts’ expectations for revenue and profit.
The Supreme Court ruled that a $3.4 million award to a victim who had sought restitution from a man convicted of viewing images of her was too much, returning the case to the lower courts to find a different amount.
The borough’s district attorney, Kenneth P. Thompson, wants to find alternatives to court for people arrested on charges of possessing small amounts of the drug.