By PETE YOST and RAMIT PLUSHNICK-MASTIAssociated Press
HOUSTON (AP) - Attorney General Eric Holder said Tuesday he opposes a new photo ID requirement in Texas elections because it would be harmful to minority voters.
In remarks to the NAACP in Houston, the attorney general said the Justice
By BEN WALKERAP Baseball Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The New York Yankees have told Mr. October to stay away this summer.
The Yankees want Reggie Jackson to steer clear of the clubhouse and team events following his pointed remarks about Alex Rodriguez and several former stars, a person familiar with
MOSES LAKE, Wash. - According to the Grant County Sheriff's Office there was a fire at the
REC plant in Moses Lake Monday morning. We're told that no chemicals were
released and that there was no danger to the public. The fire has since been
STATEMENT FROM REC:
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) - Global information technology spending is now likely to increase 3 percent from a year ago thanks in part to cloud services, Gartner Inc. said Monday.
The technology research company previously predicted a 2.5 percent rise in the spending.
Worldwide IT spending is on track to
By FRANK JORDANSAssociated Press
BERLIN (AP) - Scientists working at the world's biggest atom smasher near Geneva have announced the discovery of a new subatomic particle that looks remarkably like the long-sought Higgs boson. Sometimes called the "God particle" because its
By JOHN HEILPRINAssociated Press
GENEVA (AP) - Scientists at the world's biggest atom smasher hailed the discovery of "the missing cornerstone of physics" Wednesday, cheering the apparent end of a decades-long quest for a new subatomic particle called the Higgs boson, or "
By ROBERT BARRAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Barclays Chief Executive Bob Diamond resigned Tuesday, the biggest scalp in a financial markets scandal that has ripped through the bank's senior management and sown the seeds for a new investigation into Britain's banking
NEW YORK (AP) - Sony is buying the video game-streaming company Gaikai for about $380 million in a bid to establish a new cloud-based gaming service.
Video game streaming is not as widespread as music and movie streaming, largely because the technology is far
By ZEINA KARAMAssociated Press
BEIRUT (AP) - Syria's main opposition groups rejected on Sunday a new international plan that calls for a transitional government because the compromise agreement did not bar President Bashar Assad from participating.
NEW YORK (AP) - Netflix, Instagram and Pinterest are using Twitter and Facebook to update subscribers after violent storms across the eastern U.S. caused server outages for hours.
Netflix and Pinterest restored service by Saturday afternoon.