FORT DODGE, Iowa (AP) — A jury has returned a guilty verdict in the trial of a northwest Iowa man accused of killing his… More »
Chairman Ben Bernanke is a deft communicator who will leave the Federal Reserve once his second term ends in January and should be succeeded by Vice Chairman Janet Yellen.
The rising use of temporary and contract workers by
PALMDALE, Calif. (AP) — Officials now say 53 structures including 24 residences were destroyed by the big wildfire in northern Los Angeles County.
U.S. Forest Service spokesman Shawn Rollman said Thursday that crews were able to revise damage
WASHINGTON (AP) — America as a whole has regained all the household wealth it lost to the Great Recession and then some, thanks to higher stock and home prices.
The average household still has a long way to
WASHINGTON (AP) — A Republican senator is defending the practice of collecting millions of telephone records in the ongoing war on terror.
South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham told reporters on Thursday that he had no problem with the
IOWA CITY, Iowa (AP) — The Iowa Department of Public Safety wants to make it clear: it doesn’t pay psychics to help solve cases.… More »
WASHINGTON (AP) — Beef tenderized by machines before it is sold in grocery stores could soon carry labels warning customers to cook the meat thoroughly.
The Agriculture Department is proposing to require the new labels and cooking instructions
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Speaker John Boehner is calling on President Barack Obama to explain why the data-collecting tools used by the National Security Agency are necessary.
Boehner also won’t say whether he was briefed or knew about
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The son of Brazilian billionaire Eike Batista has been convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the death of a cyclist.
The 21-year-old Thor Batista hit the cyclist last year while driving his Mercedes-Benz SLR
WASHINGTON (AP) — A U.S. court has frozen the assets of Thailand trader accused of profiting from advance knowledge of a Chinese company’s plan to acquire Smithfield Foods.
The Securities and Exchange Commission has accused Badin Rungruangnavarat of