ATLANTA (AP) — This isn’t ordinary pillow talk: A new study estimates that nearly 9 million adults in this country resort to sleeping pills to get sufficient rest. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says most are
LAS VEGAS (AP) — It turns out that even in Sin City, some sins are hard to overlook.
The Palazzo hotel-casino on the Las Vegas Strip is trying to evict a 10-month-old nightclub for shows it says are
DAMASCUS, Syria (AP) — U.N. experts investigating purported poison gas attacks left their Damascus hotel Thursday, but anti-regime activists said the team’s destination was not immediately known.
U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said the team would be leaving Syria
BERLIN (AP) — The number of people out of work Germany ticked up slightly in August but not enough to alter the unemployment rate, which remained stable at 6.8 percent.
In its last report before national elections in
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Yugoslav war crimes tribunal has removed a Danish judge from the long-running war crimes trial of Serbian nationalist Vojislav Seselj, saying a letter the judge wrote criticizing the court makes it appear
MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The Philippine government said Thursday that China has withdrawn an invitation to President Benigno Aquino III to visit a trade fair, an apparent snub as the two countries are locked in a territorial dispute.
GENEVA (AP) — The chairman of the Zurich Insurance Group has resigned just three days after the death of its chief financial officer, who is believed to have committed suicide at home, the company said Thursday.
LONDON (AP) — Vodafone, one of the world’s largest mobile phone companies, has confirmed it is in discussions with Verizon Communications to sell its operations in the United States.
The British wireless provider is mulling its options for
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana judge apologized but said he had no plans to resign after his remarks about a 14-year-old rape victim — and the 30-day jail sentence he handed the perpetrator — sparked outrage.
GROVELAND, Calif. (AP) — As crews advanced against a giant wildfire around Yosemite National Park, fire commanders said they would maintain use of a Predator drone to give them early views of any new flare-ups across in the