By The Associated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - The Los Angeles Auto Show opens to the public Friday after two days of media previews. Here are some of the most buzz-worthy vehicles being introduced at this year's show:
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By JENNIFER PELTZAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Media baron Rupert Murdoch and his soon-to-be-ex-wife said they were parting with "mutual respect" Wednesday after telling a judge they had reached a divorce deal.
The chairman of News Corp. and 21st Century Fox and his wife of 14 years, Wendi Deng
By MATTHEW PENNINGTONAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A congressional advisory panel sounded a warning Wednesday about China's military buildup, predicting Beijing could possess the largest fleet of modern submarine and combatant ships in the western Pacific by 2020.
The U.S.-China Economic
By KARL RITTERAssociated Press
WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Rich and poor nations are struggling with a yawning rift at the U.N. climate talks as developing countries look for new ways to make developed countries accept responsibility for global warming - and pay for it.
With two days left, there was
By PABLO GORONDIAssociated Press
The price of oil remained above $93 a barrel Wednesday amid expectations U.S. crude stockpiles fell last week for the first time in nearly two months in a possible sign of improving demand.
By early afternoon in Europe, benchmark U.S. crude for December delivery was
By MICHAEL J. MISHAKAssociated Press
MIAMI (AP) - Sen. Marco Rubio is pushing to make what he calls "decisive" diplomacy and foreign aid the backbone of American foreign policy, separating himself from a growing isolationist wing of the Republican Party.
The Florida senator and potential Republican
By MARILYNN MARCHIONEAP Chief Medical Writer
DALLAS (AP) - Today's kids can't keep up with their parents. An analysis of studies on millions of children around the world finds they don't run as fast or as far as their parents did when they were young.
On average, it takes children 90
By BY CIARAN GILES and JORGE SAINZAssociated Press
MADRID (AP) - Spain's National Court on Tuesday issued arrest orders for former Chinese president Jiang Zemin and four other officials as part of a probe into alleged genocide by China against Tibet.
The court said it accepted arguments
By MATTHEW PERRONEAP Health Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Growth in global prescription drug spending will slow to the lowest rate in decades as low-cost generic drugs continue replacing former blockbusters in the U.S. and Europe, where governments face new pressure to reduce health care spending,
By MATTI HUUHTANENAssociated Press
HELSINKI (AP) - Nokia shareholders looked set Tuesday to approve the sale of the ailing cellphone division and a portfolio of patents and services to Microsoft Corp. for 5.4 billion euros ($7.2 billion).
Hundreds of shareholders braved cold, November rain in the