NY fracking ban poised to take effect, critics say state giving up thousands of jobs

New York state’s controversial fracking ban is poised to take effect in the coming days, amid criticism from pro-drilling advocates that the state is giving up tens of thousands of jobs.

More Than 1 Person Held DC Family Hostage: Filing

Three members of a D.C. family — and their housekeeper — were held overnight by more than one person before they were slain last week, according to new court documents filed Friday afternoon in the case.Photo Credit: AP This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story on our mobile site.