Published by Enterprise Staff on Thu, 03/17/2016 - 10:59am
ORLANDO, Fla. — Finally bowing to years of public pressure, SeaWorld announced Thursday that it will immediately stop breeding killer whales and making them perform crowd-pleasing tricks at its theme parks.
Published by Enterprise Staff on Wed, 03/16/2016 - 2:48pm
WASHINGTON — Ignoring Republican threats, President Barack Obama nominated appeals court judge Merrick Garland to the Supreme Court on Wednesday, thrusting a respected moderate jurist and former prosecutor into the center of an election-year clash over the future of the nation's highest court.
Published by Enterprise Staff on Wed, 03/16/2016 - 2:46pm
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Sweeping to victory in four key primary contests, Hillary Clinton has solidified her hold on the Democratic nomination, allowing her to begin the work of unifying her party against GOP front-runner Donald Trump.
Published by Enterprise Staff on Wed, 03/16/2016 - 2:39pm
PYONGYANG, North Korea — North Korea's highest court sentenced an American tourist to 15 years in prison with hard labor for subversion on Wednesday, weeks after authorities presented him to media and he tearfully confessed that he had tried to steal a propaganda banner.
Published by Enterprise Staff on Wed, 03/16/2016 - 2:37pm
WASHINGTON — An unprecedented 29-hour safety shutdown of subways in the nation's capital inconvenienced hundreds of thousands of people on Wednesday, but despite predictions of "Metromageddon" or "Metropocalypse," it was hardly the end of the world.
Published by Enterprise Staff on Tue, 03/15/2016 - 4:36pm
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama said Tuesday he was dismayed by "vulgar and divisive rhetoric" directed at women and minorities as well as the violence that has occurred in the 2016 presidential campaign, a swipe at Republican front-runner Donald Trump that also served as a challenge to other political leaders to speak out and set a better example.
Published by Enterprise Staff on Tue, 03/15/2016 - 4:24pm
CIMARRON, Kan. — Investigators looking into the derailment of an Amtrak passenger train in southwest Kansas will review rail conditions and other factors to determine the cause of the accident, a federal transportation official says.
Published by Enterprise Staff on Tue, 03/15/2016 - 3:39pm
CLEVELAND — Donald Trump aimed to crush the White House hopes of two Republican rivals in Tuesday's primary elections in Florida and Ohio, the biggest prizes on a delegate-rich day of voting that could clarify the nomination fights in both parties. Hillary Clinton hoped to pad her delegate lead in the Democratic race.
Published by Enterprise Staff on Tue, 03/15/2016 - 8:56am
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Republicans Marco Rubio and John Kasich are fighting for their political futures Tuesday, desperate for wins in their home states of Florida and Ohio to keep their White House hopes alive and complicate Donald Trump's path to the nomination. Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton is hoping to keep rival Bernie Sanders from building new momentum in the Midwest.