WASHINGTON (AP) — In a story Aug. 8 about President Barack Obama telephoning former President George W. Bush after Bush’s heart procedure, The Associated Press reported erroneously that they last met in person in April at the opening
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. wholesalers cut their stockpiles in June for a third straight month even as their sales rose again. The combination suggests businesses have underestimated demand, a trend that could lead to stronger economic growth in
BERLIN (AP) — Two of Germany’s biggest Internet service providers say they will encrypt customers’ emails by default following reports that the U.S. National Security Agency monitors international electronic communications.
Deutsche Telekom AG and United Internet AG say
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — A prominent Bahraini rights activist has been barred from a flight to the gulf kingdom after a request from government authorities.
A British Airways spokesman told The Associated Press that Maryam al-Khawaja
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks moved between the tiniest of gains and losses on Friday morning. Trading volume was light, typical of an August Friday, and there was little economic news to move the market.
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — The gloom among some Zimbabweans following elections last week was evident on a recent minibus ride into Harare as conversation turned to politicsPassengers stared at the passing landscape of winter-scorched grass and scattered trees.
BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania’s top court will examine the case of a former commander of a communist prison who is accused of aggravated murder in the deaths of six political prisoners.
The High Court of Cassation and
TORONTO (AP) — H&M has pulled faux feather headdresses from its stores across Canada after receiving complaints the accessories are offensive to aboriginals.
H&M spokeswoman Emily Scarlett says the hair pieces — patterned head bands with bright pink
SIOUX CITY, Iowa (AP) — The approach of school will mean a shot for thousands of Iowa students.
The Sioux City Journal reports (http://bit.ly/16ENLMQ… More »
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A former Danish Islamist who seven years ago travelled the Muslim world fuelling the uproar over newspaper caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad is back in the headlines in Denmark after doing an about-face on