By BREE FOWLERAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Calling it the next logical step in a near six-decade evolution, Rupert Murdoch's News Corp. said Thursday that it plans to split into two separate publically traded companies.
Under the proposal, one company
ALMATY, Kazakhstan (AP) - Kazakhstan concluded the acquisition Thursday of a 10 percent stake in one of the largest oil and gas projects in the world.
The acquisition comes after two-years of negotiations with the international consortium developing the field in
By SUZETTE LABOYAssociated Press
MIAMI (AP) - Authorities may never know why a Florida man viciously attacked and chewed on the face of an older homeless man in Miami last month after lab tests failed to find components of "bath salts" in the system of the assailant, who was
By P. SOLOMON BANDA and THOMAS PEIPERTAssociated Press
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - A raging Colorado wildfire that forced tens of thousands to flee has left at least one person dead and has destroyed an estimated 346 homes this week, making it the most destructive fire in the state's history
By ROBERT BARRAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - More global banks are being investigated for the alleged financial market manipulation that led to fines of $453 million against Barclays Bank, British Treasury chief George Osborne said Thursday, driving financial stocks lower
By Associated Press
WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) - A New Zealand judge has ruled that police warrants used to seize computer hard drives from Kim Dotcom's mansion weren't legally valid.
Police executed the search and seizure warrants during a January
By ELIZABETH A. KENNEDYAssociated Press
BEIRUT (AP) - Turkey deployed anti-aircraft guns, rocket launchers and other weapons along its border with Syria on Thursday, a military buildup that came as world powers showed new urgency to resolve the crisis before it ignites the
By STEVE KARNOWSKIAssociated Press
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Attorney Bob Burns already gets a lot of information from his smartphone, but he welcomes the prospect of getting a little more - free warnings about life-threatening weather from a sophisticated new government system
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) - A cargo ship that U.S. authorities thought might be carrying stowaways was expected to leave Port Newark on Friday after a search of more than 160 sealed containers turned up no one.
The Department of Homeland Security said Thursday that the
By LARRY NEUMEISTERAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Plans for the brother of jailed financier Bernard Madoff to plead guilty and serve 10 years in prison raise fresh questions about the status of the investigation into the epic multibillion dollar fraud and whether other family