CAIRO (AP) — A senior U.S. diplomat held talks Monday with Egypt’s interim leaders as well as the head of the military in the highest level visit by an American official since the Egyptian army ousted the country’s
NORFOLK, Va. (AP) — The U.S. Air Force says many of its combat air forces will start flying again after being grounded since April because of budget cuts.
The grounding affected about one-third of the Air Force’s active-duty
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Neighboring Minnesota school districts are becoming companions at the fastest clip in years, with eight districts deciding to merge… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — Citigroup is reporting earnings that beat Wall Street’s expectations for the second quarter as investment banking profits rose sharply.
Profit for the March-to-June period was $3.9 billion after excluding an accounting gain, the bank
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. businesses increased their stockpiles only slightly in May, despite a solid sales increase. The figures suggest economic growth has slowed but could pick up in the second half of the year.
The Commerce Department
BOSTON (AP) — James “Whitey” Bulger (BUHL’-jur) will come face to face with his former partner, Stephen “The Rifleman” Flemmi, when Flemmi takes the witness stand this week in Bulger’s racketeering trial.
The two have not seen each
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad routinely spends much of his time on the road to meet with constituents and promote… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama will try to ratchet up pressure on House Republicans this week to pass legislation overhauling the nation’s immigration laws.
Obama will do interviews from the White House Tuesday with Spanish language television
ROME (AP) — Calls are mounting for the Senate vice president to resign after he compared Italy’s first black Cabinet minister to an orangutan.
Roberto Calderoli, a leader of the anti -immigrant Northern League, has insisted he was
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan legislators on Monday approved a law to govern next year’s presidential and provincial council elections, a key step toward conducting the polls.
The law still needs to be signed by President Hamid Karzai.