MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - Now that a troubled Carnival cruise ship has been secured after breaking away from the dock at Mobile's port, authorities continue to search for a shipyard worker thrown into the water in a separate wind-related incident. The crippled cruise ship
By MELISSA NELSON-GABRIEL and PHILLIP LUCASAssociated Press
MOBILE, Ala. (AP) - The crippled cruise ship whose sewage-filled breakdown in the Gulf of Mexico subjected thousands to horrendous conditions tore loose Wednesday from the dock where it's being repaired, lumbered downriver and crunched
By KELVIN CHANAP Business Writer
HONG KONG (AP) - Striking Hong Kong dockworkers refused to back down Wednesday in a weeklong pay dispute that is slowing cargo shipments at the world's third busiest port.
Several hundred dockworkers and supporters camped out on the road in front of a container
By DMITRY LOVETSKYAssociated Press
BAIKONUR, Kazakhstan (AP) - A Russian spacecraft carrying a three-man crew blasted off Friday from a launch pad in the steppes of Kazakhstan, for the first time taking a shorter path to the International Space Station.
Instead of the two-day approach maneuver used
BREMERTON, Wash. — A Seattle man is accused of slipping methamphetamine into his girlfriend's coffee and then stealing her jewelry last week.
On Wednesday, 44-year-old Seattle man Moody McMillian took the ferry to Bremerton to visit his girlfriend of three months, Bremerton
By DAVID SHARPAssociated Press
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A shipyard worker who set fire to rags aboard a nuclear submarine because he wanted to go home was sentenced to a little more than 17 years in federal prison Friday for the blaze that transformed the vessel into a fiery furnace, injured seven
By DAVID RUNKAssociated Press
DETROIT (AP) - Transportation of the two-wheeled variety is sharing the floor at the Detroit auto show with the latest cars, trucks and concept vehicles, a nod to the potential marketing boost that bikes may offer for automakers.
Some, such as those at Subaru's
By CHRISTINA REXRODEAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - America's best-known banker is getting a big pay cut.
JPMorgan Chase said Wednesday that it will dock the pay of CEO Jamie Dimon by more than half, to $11.5 million from $23 million.
It's the latest fallout from an embarrassing trading
By GOSIA WOZNIACKAAssociated Press
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - The freeze gripping the West appeared on the verge of easing Tuesday, but farmers who spent millions to protect crops were still assessing damage, some produce prices climbed, and businesses and residents dealt with burst pipes.