By ANDREW TAYLORAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - At the top of their roosts in Washington, leaders of Congress are, as usual, turning out to be niche players on the national campaign stage.
The Senate's top two leaders, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., and Minority Leader Mitch
By ROMINA RUIZ-GOIRIENAAssociated Press
GUATEMALA CITY (AP) - Chanting and waving signs to protest high electricity prices, thousands of unarmed indigenous demonstrators blockaded a highway in western Guatemala, forcing a standoff with police. Two truckloads of soldiers arrived and gunfire
By PAULINE ARRILLAGAAP National Writer
In the America viewed through the lens of a presidential campaign commercial, coal miners hear that their jobs are "in danger," voters are warned that "China is stealing American ideas," and the middle class, it's been said time and again, is "falling
By DINESH RAMDEAssociated Press
BROOKFIELD, Wis. (AP) - A Wisconsin man who had been accused of domestic violence and slashing his wife's tires took a gun into the spa where she worked Sunday and shot seven women, three fatally, before killing himself, a police chief said.
The shootings set
By The Associated Press
In a story about athletes and corporate endorsements, The Associated Press erroneously described an endorsement by Gabrielle Douglas, the Olympic gymnast. She appeared on boxes of Kellogg's Corn Flakes, not Wheaties, which is made by General Mills.
By DAVID ESPOAP Special Correspondent
WASHINGTON (AP) - A little more than two weeks before Election Day, Republicans and Democrats alike say Medicare is working to their political advantage in campaigns for the White House and Congress.
They can't both be right, and no matter which side is
By MAE ANDERSONAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Nike forgave Tiger Woods after he apologized for cheating on his wife. It welcomed back Michael Vick once he served time for illegal dog-fighting. But the company dropped Lance Armstrong faster than the cyclist could do a lap around the block.
NEW YORK (AP) - President Barack Obama's campaign has released a new television commercial in Ohio drawing attention to Mitt Romney's opposition to the federal auto bailout.
Several auto workers appear in the ad, saying they owe their jobs to Obama's decision to extend billions in
KHQ.COM – Australian Sailor, Glenn Ey, alone on his yacht at sea, found himself scared for his life and helpless when an enormous 70-foot wave, in the midst of extremely rough seas, flipped his thirty-six-foot yacht, breaking the mast. He had been en route from Pittwater, Sydney to New South
By JOAN LOWYAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - It's been 43 months since the last deadly airline crash in the United States, the longest period without a fatal domestic accident since commercial aviation expanded after World War II. That sounds like unvarnished good news, but one