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Marijuana revenue still hazy for states

When voters in Alaska, Oregon, Washington, D.C., Florida and Guam vote in November to decide whether to legalize marijuana, either for medical or recreational use, some might wonder how much new tax revenue legalization might bring in.

The answer...

Atlantic City: Storied past, grim future

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- Sakia Hall lost her $9-an-hour overnight housekeeping job at the Revel hotel and casino weeks ago, but she still cries about it. The single mother of a 12-year-old who also cares for a grown cousin is one of about 8,000 ...

Mexico agrees to investigate mass killing by army

MEXICO CITY -- Shortly after the Mexican army killed 22 people in what it described as a fierce gunbattle with an armed gang, the governor of the state where the incident occurred praised the military for its actions.

The army has courageously ...