TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - An operator of TGI Fridays restaurants in New Jersey has agreed to pay a $500,000 fine for serving customers cheap booze when they paid for top shelf.
Acting Attorney General John Hoffman said Wednesday that the fine levied against Livingston-based Briad Group, as a result of
By SOPHENG CHEANGAssociated Press
PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (AP) - Cambodia's long-serving prime minister said Wednesday that his party was willing to talk with the opposition to resolve complaints that last weekend's general election was unfair. The gesture, from a leader not usually given to
By FELICIA FONSECA and KEN RITTERAssociated Press
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - Authorities are looking into whether a tour bus driver bound for Las Vegas violated what's popularly known as Arizona's "Stupid Motorist Law" when he drove into a flooded wash after a trip to the Grand Canyon's
By HAMZA HENDAWI and MAGGIE MICHAELAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - Escalating the confrontation after clashes that left 83 supporters of Egypt's ousted Islamist president dead, the interim government moved Sunday toward dismantling two pro-Mohammed Morsi sit-in camps, accusing protesters of "
By JIM FITZGERALDAssociated Press
PIERMONT, N.Y. (AP) - A day after a bride-to-be was pulled dead from the Hudson River, the body of her fiance's best man was found a mile downstream Sunday, the second victim of a nighttime crash involving a speedboat and a barge north of New York City.
PIERMONT, N.Y. (AP) - A deadly nighttime speedboat crash on the Hudson River hurled a bride-to-be and her fiance's best man into the water and left the groom and three others injured, including a friend charged with vehicular manslaughter on Saturday, just two weeks before the couple was to
By KEVIN McGILLAssociated Press
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - A slight sheen was visible again but quickly dissipating Friday near a damaged gas drilling rig that blew wild and burned earlier this week off Louisiana's coast, a federal agency said.
The rig blew wild Tuesday morning and the spewing gas
By NICOLE WINFIELD and BRADLEY BROOKSAssociated Press
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Pope Francis presided over one of the most solemn rites of the Catholic Church on Friday, a procession re-enacting Christ's crucifixion that received a Broadway-like treatment befitting its improbable location, Rio'
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Videoconferencing equipment maker Polycom Inc. said Tuesday that its CEO has resigned after the board found "irregularities" in his expense submissions.
Polycom said that Andrew Miller resigned on Friday and accepted responsibility for the expense reports, which the company
By ANDREW TAYLORAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A $108 billion measure that would boost funding for infrastructure projects and housing subsidies for the poor is moving ahead in the Senate.
The measure cleared a procedural hurdle by a bipartisan 73-26 vote Tuesday, and that sets up days of