By MATTHEW PERRONEAP Health Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - The 15-year search for a pill that boosts sexual desire in women has hit another roadblock, raising questions about the future of efforts to develop a female equivalent to Viagra.
Sprout Pharmaceuticals said Wednesday it has reached an impasse
LJUBLJANA, Slovenia (AP) - Slovenia says it has enough funds to shore up its indebted banks without having to resort to an international bailout.
The country's central bank said Wednesday "the government has enough means to carry out the recapitalization" of the banks "extremely swiftly."
PRAGUE (AP) - The Czech brewery Budejovicky Budvar NP says a Portuguese trade court has upheld a decision prohibiting its rival, Anheuser-Busch InBev, from using the Budweiser name in the country.
State-owned Budvar says the ruling bans AB InBev, the world's largest brewer, from selling its
NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. stock futures are heading lower as investors continue to take profits.
Dow Jones industrial futures are down 11 points to 15,697 on Wednesday. S&P futures have lost 1.9 points to hit 1,801.20. Nasdaq futures are down 4.75 points to 3,511.25.
Many people are also moving to
MILAN (AP) - An Italian industrialist's company says it is suing Silvio Berlusconi's holding company for 30 million euros ($41 million) on top of the nearly 500 million euros it was previously awarded.
The CIR Group said in a statement Wednesday it was seeking moral damages for a corruption
SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) - The Bosnian prosecutor's office says it is investigating who is at fault after the European Union halved the country's funding because its squabbling leaders have not changed the constitution to allow more rights for minorities.
The EU announced it would
By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVARAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Recognizing that deeper problems may lurk behind the botched rollout of the health care website, President Barack Obama's top health official Wednesday called for an investigation into management and contracting decisions.
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) - Cyprus has earmarked 340 million euros ($467.5 million) to help combat joblessness, which is expected to peak next year at over 19 percent in the bailed-out country.
President Nicos Anastasiades says 300 million euros - half of which will come from the European Investment
By ADAM SCHRECKAssociated Press
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) - Saudi Arabia and its Gulf Arab neighbors wrapped up a summit meeting in Kuwait on Wednesday by agreeing to establish a joint military command, paving the way for tighter security coordination even as their regional rival Iran
BERLIN (AP) - Germany's chief federal prosecutor says he hasn't decided whether to open an investigation into alleged surveillance by the U.S. National Security Agency but is suggesting that he's skeptical.
Prosecutor Harald Range's office has been considering since June whether it
By MARYCLAIRE DALEAssociated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The parents of a Marine sergeant who died while stationed in Greece say that they discovered weeks after his funeral that his body had been sent home without a heart - and that the Department of Defense later gave them somebody else's heart
A man who has already endured more than most is facing a new challenge.
Over the weekend, James VanCuren's snow tires were stolen from outside his garage before being installed on his truck.
"I'm not taking the pass this time of year with bald tires," said VanCuren.
The loss of his tires
by WSU Athletics Media Relations
LEXINGTON, Ky. - Washington State’s Kyra Holt was named the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Pacific North Region Freshman of the Year.
Through a vote of the region’s coaches, Holt, a 6-1 outside hitter from Hercules, Calif., added yet another honor to