A prominent Libyan activist who had become an international face of her strife-torn country's efforts to build a democracy was assassinated by gunmen who stormed her home in the restive eastern city of Benghazi shortly after casting her ballot in the country's parliamentary elections, police said Thursday.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Gov. Paul LePage wants to limit state welfare benefits to only those residents living in Maine legally, a move that could force municipalities to drop some recipients or risk losing government funds.
Sounders FC coach Sigi Schmid writes that Germany dominated the game Thursday and was clearly the best team in the group. But he says the matchup against Belgium in the knockout round is a good one for the U.S. team.