WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. manufacturing activity grew in June behind a pickup in new orders, exports and production. Better economic growth overseas is boosting U.S. exports and could help American factories rebound in the second half of the
ATLANTA (AP) — Even though Gabrielle Union lost the lead role of ABC series “Scandal” to Kerry Washington, she says the experience gave her hope that strong and likable female characters can be created for black actresses.
LONDON (AP) — Serena Williams joined a growing list of marquee names eliminated early at this wild and unpredictable Wimbledon.
The defending champion and five-time Wimbledon winner failed to close out a see-saw third set Monday, dropping the
NEW YORK (AP) — Investors have stopped worrying about the Federal Reserve. At least for now.
Stocks rose on Wall Street Monday as investors judged that the economy still isn’t growing fast enough for the central bank to
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania (AP) — Facing a European uproar over more U.S. eavesdropping claims, President Barack Obama argued Monday that it’s no surprise that governments spy on each other but said the United States will provide allies
HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) — The Zimbabwe president’s party says U.S. President Barack Obama’s calls for more democratic reforms ahead of elections in this southern African nation are “hypocritical.”
Zimbabwe state radio reported Monday that Christopher Mutsvangwa, a former
July 1 through July 3, 2013 marks 150 years since the Battle of Gettysburg. President Abraham Lincoln delivered the now immortal Gettysburg Address just four months after this brutal battle. Short and sweet, his words stand the test of time.
NEW YORK (AP) — US stocks are rising as investors judge that the economy still isn’t growing fast enough for the central bank to cut back on its stimulus program.
Last month the Standard & Poor’s 500 index
FORT MEADE, Maryland (AP) — Prosecutors say they’re reaching the end of their case in the court-martial of an Army private who gave mountains of classified information to the anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks.
Maj. Ashden Fein says the government
FORT MEADE, Md. (AP) — Al-Qaida leaders reveled in WikiLeaks’ publication of reams of classified U.S. documents, urging members to study them before devising ways to attack the United States, according to evidence presented by the prosecution Monday