RAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — The office of the new Palestinian prime minister says he has submitted his resignation after just two weeks on the job because of a conflict over authority, though it remains unclear whether he
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. mortgage rates declined this week, with the average on the 30-year fixed loan remaining just under 4 percent. But rates likely will surge next week now that Chairman Ben Bernanke said the Federal Reserve
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — An unidentified company proposes spending more than $600 million on a data center in West Des Moines.
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NEW YORK (AP) — Breaking up is hard to do. That is, unless you’re “Mad Men,” which this season has been free-and-easy in its fragmentation.
By now Peggy Olson and her radical beau are splitsville. So are Pete
MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) — Police in Medford, Ore., say a mental health caseworker became an unwitting getaway driver in a bank robbery.
A new client asked the caseworker to help him move from one motel to another on
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A judge is declining a new trial for a New Jersey man who was found guilty of running a… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — Financial markets are sliding after the Federal Reserve said it could end its huge bond-buying program by the middle of next year.
U.S. stocks fell sharply in early trading and the yield on the
ZAATARI, Jordan (AP) — Hollywood star Angelina Jolie says the Syrian civil war is the world’s most acute humanitarian crisis and is calling on world leaders to make diplomatic efforts to end it succeed.
Jolie spoke at Jordan’s
TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Iran’s key reformist is urging supporters of the country’s newly elected president to have patience as Hasan Rowhani takes the helm and tackles the country’s sanctions-battered economy and tensions with the West.
ELIZABETH, N.J. (AP) — James Gandolfini is being mourned in the northern New Jersey towns where his TV character Tony Soprano lived, loved and whacked people.
The 51-year-old star of the HBO series about a New Jersey mob