USDA cracks down on Internet pet sales

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Agriculture Department is cracking down on dog breeders who sell puppies over the Internet with new regulations that w…

Big student debt in unexpected places

WASHINGTON (AP) — Don’t let the big price tags nix an application to Harvard or Yale. The average student receiving financial aid on those c…

Tropical Storm Gabrielle nearing Bermuda

MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Gabrielle (ga-bree-EHL’) has re-formed in the Atlantic and is approaching Bermuda. The storm’s maximum sustained…

NAACP launching search for new leader

WASHINGTON (AP) — The next president of the nation’s largest and oldest civil rights group needs to be energetic, charismatic and willing to…