| May 28, 2013
| 5:00 PM
OKLAHOMA CITY — The office clock displayed in the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum is frozen at 9:02 and 37 seconds.
It marks a passage in history, the day Oklahoma City — and the whole country — changed forever. At that moment...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 8:29 PM
The Social Security Administration is planning to build a "security barrier" at its Woodlawn headquarters that officials say is needed to protect employees and visitors.
Though available details of its design are sparse — several elected...
| Feb 20, 2012
When Robert Gallucci arrived in Chicago to take the reins at the MacArthur Foundation in mid-2009, he found himself besieged by new "friends."
"They had great ideas on how the foundation could spend its money," he said.
The onetime diplomat and...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 6:59 PM
Three sanitation workers found it along the route of a Martin Luther King Jr. Daymarch: a nest of wires in a backpack.
The homemade bomb was equipped with an unusual remote-controlled trigger and stuffed with more than 100 heavy fishing weights coated in...
| Jan 4, 2010
| 5:21 PM
LAS VEGAS -- A gunman who opened fire with a shotgun at a federal building Monday, killing a court security guard and wounding a U.S. marshal before he was shot to death, was upset over losing a lawsuit over his Social Security benefits, law enforcement...
| Jan 4, 2010
A gunman opened fire at a federal building in downtown Las Vegas on Monday, killing one court officer and wounding a second before he was shot to death.
The gunfire erupted moments after 8 a.m. at the start of the work week and lasted for several...
| Apr 19, 2010
Survivors and family members of the 168 people who died in the bombing of the Oklahoma City federal building gathered Monday to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the attack.
Hundreds of people attended the ceremony at the Oklahoma City National...
| Mar 31, 2011
| 4:28 PM
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — Authorities say a 45-year-old Indiana man has been charged with planning to blow up a building and vehicle with the same explosive material used in the Oklahoma City federal building bombing.
Gregory Allen Hazel is in the...
| Apr 19, 2011
| 1:30 AM
1911: The Ballet Russes premiered ''Le Spectre de la Rose'' in Monte Carlo, with Vaslav Nijinsky and Tamara Karsavina.
1951: General Douglas MacArthur, relieved of his Far East command by President Harry S. Truman, bid farewell in an address to Congress...
| Oct 13, 2011
| 9:00 PM
Pity Leonard Pitts, the syndicated columnist who offered up another hatchet job on the tea party in The Herald-Mail (Oct. 3). For someone who recently suggested civility in public discourse, his extreme rhetoric attacking the tea party is pretty uncivil....
| Nov 22, 2011
| 9:45 PM
All I could hear was the sound of perpetually falling water.
I stood recently in the shadow of the Freedom Tower under construction, and faced one of the two parapets with names of the dead etched in bronze. Not even the rattle of jackhammers in the...