WASHINGTON (AP) — Rising tax receipts are helping shrink the federal deficit to less than half what it was a couple of years ago. And that will shape the debate when Congress decides next month whether to continue,
WASHINGTON (AP) — A sharp decline in the trade deficit with other nations suggests the U.S. economy grew this spring at a faster pace than previously estimated, helped by a record level of exports.
The Commerce Department said
NEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals court reinstated the gambling conviction Tuesday of a man who operated an underground poker club, saying a lower-court judge had erred when he concluded the conviction could not stand because poker
NEW YORK (AP) — The price of oil fell along with the stock market Tuesday.
U.S. benchmark crude for September delivery fell $1.55 to $105 per barrel in afternoon trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Earlier in
NEW YORK (AP) — You don’t need a TV drama to tell you these are dark days for Detroit.
But a once-great city’s headline status facing bankruptcy serves as poignant timing for the debut of “Low Winter Sun,”
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A photograph of an Occupy Portland demonstrator blasted with pepper spray as she opened her mouth to shout at a police officer became a defining image of the monthlong encampment.
Now, the woman in
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The cover of songwriter Guy Clark’s new album “My Favorite Picture of You” features a decades-old wrinkled snapshot of his late wife Susanna with her arms crossed and a glare on her face.
With school only a matter of weeks away, one north Iowa area bank is looking to help make school supplies one less concern for parents.
Ensure your family is ready for the first day of school by planning ahead. Making changes the week before school starts will create less “culture shock” for your kids when school begins and summer vacation comes to an end.
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — “PBS NewsHour” has named Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff as co-anchors and co-managing editors of the weeknight broadcast.
The network said Tuesday that the Washington-based Ifill and Woodruff will share anchor duties Mondays