By SUSAN MONTOYA BRYANAssociated Press
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - A federal jury deliberating the sentence for Arizona inmate John McCluskey failed to reach a unanimous verdict on Wednesday, meaning the judge will sentence him to life in prison for murdering a retired Oklahoma couple.
It will close
By ESAM MOHAMEDAssociated Press
CAIRO (AP) - The Libyan militia that shut down most of the country's oil terminals for months causing the loss of millions of dollars said Tuesday that terminals will reopen on Dec. 15.
Ibrahim Jedran, leader of the militia, made his remarks after meeting
By MICHAEL RUBINKAM and DAN GELSTONAssociated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - A plodding storm that dumped heavy snow on the unsuspecting Mid-Atlantic region left roads slippery and slushy in the Northeast for Monday's commute while travel disruptions continued rippling across the country days after
QUITO, Ecuador (AP) - Ecuador's government has summarily shut down a nonprofit environmental group that opposes Amazon rainforest oil drilling, alleging that it incited abusive public behavior.
It is the first such closure of an advocacy group by President Rafael Correa's government.
By Kimberly Weisul
In the face of squabbling lawmakers, a government that seems to close for business every month or so, and an on-edge economy, two guys at our recent Inc. 5000 Conference are telling a different story: optimism and opportunity!
By BARRY HATTONAssociated Press
LISBON, Portugal (AP) - Portugal wants to look like Ireland, but it can't disguise its resemblance to Greece.
Inspectors from Portugal's bailout creditors arrive in Lisbon on Wednesday for a regular check of the country's fiscal health and its compliance
NORTH BEND, Wash. (AP) - High winds and falling trees forced the closure overnight of Interstate 90 in both directions across Snoqualmie Pass. The Transportation Department closed the highway just before midnight Sunday for the 72 miles between North Bend and Ellensburg.
PARIS (AP) - The outgoing CEO of struggling French carmaker PSA Peugeot Citroen said he will give up his 21 million-euro ($28.5 million) pension pot after criticism from France's Socialist government.
Philippe Varin announced his decision in a news conference Wednesday a few hours after Finance
By JOCELYN GECKERAssociated Press
BANGKOK (AP) - A few years ago, Suthep Thaugsuban was a suit-and-tie wearing deputy prime minister of Thailand and a senior executive of the country's oldest political party.
Now, the 64-year-old career politician has ditched his office attire, distanced
By JUSTIN PRITCHARDAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A New Jersey energy company required by an unusual legal settlement to build an extensive network of electric car chargers throughout California has delivered just 10 percent of what it promised in the first year.
By fortifying the state's