LUOHE, China (AP) — At an age when most Chinese executives are long retired, the country’s top hog butcher is taking on a daunting new job persuading Americans to allow him to complete China’s biggest takeover of a
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North and South Korea on Thursday agreed to hold talks on reopening a jointly run factory complex and possibly other issues, after months of deteriorating relations and a day before a U.S.-China summit
WASHINGTON (AP) — Senators on Thursday are considering competing versions of legislation that would keep interest rates low for some college students — at least for now.
Senate Democrats were set to push to keep interest rates for
NEW DELHI (AP) — Bollywood star Amitabh Bachchan says that he will make his television acting debut this year.
The actor announced the new and yet untitled show to reporters in Mumbai on Wednesday. The series to be
WASHINGTON (AP) — Education issues are suddenly finding the spotlight on Capitol Hill after months of relative neglect. Lawmakers from both parties — as well as President Barack Obama — are trying to gain the upper hand just
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is spending the rest of this week promoting investments to help the middle class, raising money for fellow Democrats and engaging in diplomacy with China’s new president.
Obama was visiting a middle
OSLO, Norway (AP) — It may sound like an unlikely No. 1 best-seller for any country, but in Norway — one of the most secular nations in an increasingly godless Europe — the runaway popularity of the Bible
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Senate is bidding farewell to Frank Lautenberg, the chamber’s oldest member and the last World War II veteran to serve there.
Lautenberg was a liberal Democrat who represented New Jersey for nearly three decades
NEW YORK (AP) — A federal appeals court is permitting girls of any age to buy generic versions of emergency contraception without prescriptions while the federal government appeals a judge’s ruling allowing the sales.
The brief order issued
WASHINGTON (AP) — A nervous debate is raging among investors and analysts: Has the Federal Reserve inflated a stock market bubble by driving interest rates to record lows?
The answer, according to economists surveyed by The Associated Press: