NEW ORLEANS (AP) — BP said Monday that it has uncovered new allegations of fraud and conflicts of interest inside the settlement program that has awarded billions of dollars to Gulf Coast businesses and residents for damage from
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The head of Brazilian military police in Rio de Janeiro has been forced from his job. The announcement comes after word that the commander had decreed an amnesty for police officers who committed
SAO PAULO (AP) — A Brazilian government institute says the nation has many more homicides than officially reported.
The government-run Economic Research Institute says in a Monday report that its analysis of a national database of death certificates
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jeff Bezos, the Amazon.com founder who helped bring books into the digital age, is going after another pillar of “old media”: the newspaper.
Amazon.com founder Jeff Bezos struck a deal Monday to buy The
WASHINGTON (AP) — Key dates in the history of The Washington Post:
— 1877: The newspaper is founded by Democrat Stilton Hutchins and published its first edition on Dec. 6, with an initial circulation of 10,000.
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The condition of Minnesota’s corn and soybean crops declined slightly for the second straight week amid a dry week… More »
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A U.S. Department of Agriculture weekly survey shows Iowa’s cropland is getting drier as most of the state sees… More »
Amazon.com Inc. founder Jeff Bezos is buying The Washington Post. Here’s a memo sent Monday to readers from Katharine Weymouth, publisher and CEO of The Washington Post. A separate memo to staff was attached to this memo.
SANAA, Yemen (AP) — Yemeni authorities released the names of 25 wanted al-Qaida suspects on Monday, saying they were planning terrorist attacks in the capital, Sanaa, and other cities across the country.
The development came as Washington ordered
PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Andy Warhol Museum is launching a live video feed from the pop artist’s gravesite to honor his 85th birthday.
The project, a partnership with the EarthCam webcam network, was to go live Monday at