Articles by David Crary



Adoption Confusion Rattles U.S. Families

  • 19 April 10
  • The Associated Press
For one family in Maryland, a suspension could dash their hopes of adopting the half-sister of three girls and one boy they adopted in 2007.

10 States Approve Ban on Same-Sex Marriages

  • 04 November 04
  • The Associated Press
Voters in 10 states approved constitutional amendments Tuesday to ban same-sex marriage, in most cases by overwhelming margins. Opponents of the bans held out hope that the western state of Oregon, where results were not yet in, would buck the trend.

Canada Elects Minority Government

  • 30 June 04
  • The Associated Press
Voters stripped the long-dominant Liberal Party of its outright control of Parliament, but left it enough seats to take charge of Canada's first minority government in 25 years.

U.S. Looks to Stop Abuse of Mail-Order Brides

  • 08 July 03
  • The Associated Press
The bill would allow foreign women to learn the criminal background of men courting them through matchmaking agencies.

British Troops Capture Iraqi General

  • 31 March 03
  • The Associated Press
A general from Saddam Hussein's army has been captured in southern Iraq and is being pressed to provide strategic information.

U.S.-Led Troops Surge Toward Baghdad

  • 24 March 03
  • The Associated Press
President Bush said the U.S.-led coalition force in Iraq was at ""the beginning of a tough fight,"" but the war was making good progress toward the goal of unseating the Iraqi regime.

SPOTLIGHT: Peasant 'Jesus of People' Takes Prize

U.S. Economic Boom Stretches to Main Street

Chretien's Liberal Party Barely Keeps Majority

Canada Rivals Trade Barbs on Quebec

Flood Surge Threatens Manitoba

Mystery Shrouds Bre-X Crash

Bank Jingle Appalls '60s Faithful

Canadians Eye Boycott Over U.S. Cuba Policy

Alleged Spies Leave Wake of Broken Canadian Hearts

Suspected War Criminals Taken From Bosnia

Canada's Lawmakers Pass Tough Gun Law

Quebec Premier Resigns in Post-Vote Fallout

Quebec Federalists Squeak to Victory in Vote

Quebec Goes to Polls on Secession

Bruguera Wins, Gains Quarters

Top Seeds Cruise to Third Round

Sampras Falls in First Round Again

Agassi, Graf Open Well In France

Chirac Inaugurated as French President

Divided France Chooses Leader

U.S. Reacts Angrily To French Charges

U.S. Spying Charge Backfires on Balladur

In Paris, Balladur Declares Candidacy

Serbs Reply To Moslem Advances