DENVER (AP) - A federal appeals court on Wednesday upheld a National Park Service decision not to reintroduce wolves to Rocky Mountain National Park to control the elk population.
Park officials have been concerned since the 1930s about overgrazing by an elk population that has grown in the absence
By KEVIN FREKINGAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The United States suffers far more violent deaths than any other wealthy nation, due in part to the widespread possession of firearms and the practice of storing them at home in a place that is often unlocked, according to a report released Wednesda
By ERICA WERNERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Vice President Joe Biden vowed urgent action against gun violence in America Wednesday, pledging steps by the Obama administration that he said could "take thousands of people out of harm's way" and improve the safety of millions more.
But a day
By JULIE PACEAP White House Correspondent
WASHINGTON (AP) - Less than a month after a horrific elementary school shooting, the White House is fighting to keep the momentum for new gun legislation amid signs it's losing ground in Congress to other pressing issues.
Vice President Joe Biden has inv