By BRADLEY KLAPPERAssociated Press
SIEM REAP, Cambodia (AP) - Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton declared Myanmar open to American investment Friday, introducing the reformist president to leaders of some of the U.S.'s biggest corporations and still prodding him to do more to expand
BY CWU Athletics
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (July 11) -- Central Washington University men's basketball players Ted Nelson and Jordan Starr have been named to the National Association of Basketball Coaches' (NABC) Honors Court for the 2011-12 season.
Nelson and Starr, who completed their senior and
By ANDRES GONZALEZAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Parents urged Congress on Thursday to limit the ability of state school systems to have special education students physically restrained while in class.
The Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions convened a hearing Thursday
By The Associated Press
In May, Yahoo named Ross Levinsohn as its interim CEO. The company gave no indication at its annual shareholders meeting Thursday on when it might name someone permanent, but Levinsohn talked like someone who expected to be running Yahoo for a while.
By KATE BRUMBACKAssociated Press
ATLANTA (AP) - Georgia was the first state to ban executing mentally disabled death row inmates, but the case of an inmate who is to be put to death next week has highlighted the state's strictest-in-the-nation standard for proving mental disability.
By ANDREW MIGAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - TITLE: "Two Plans."
LENGTH: 30 seconds.
AIRING: In Colorado, Florida, Iowa, North Carolina, New Hampshire, Nevada, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Virginia.
KEY IMAGES: The ad, from President Barack Obama's re-election campaign, opens with images of
By BETH J. HARPAZAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - By the time summer's over, many families can't wait for school to start. Working parents have struggled to find camps or babysitting, kids are bored and teachers fret over "summer slide" - the academic losses that research shows hits kids
By YINKA IBUKUNAssociated Press
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) - A truck carrying fuel veered off the road into a ditch, caught fire and exploded in Nigeria's oil-rich delta on Thursday, killing at least 95 people who had rushed to the scene to scoop fuel that had spilled, an official said, in a tragic
By TERESA CEROJANOAssociated Press
MANILA, Philippines (AP) - The Asian Development Bank cut growth forecast for developing Asia on Thursday, citing Europe's worsening financial crisis, sluggish recovery in the U.S. and slower growth in China and India.
The Manila-based lending institution
By JOHN FLESHERAP Environmental Writer
HAVANA, Ill. (AP) - As scientists aboard a research boat activate an electric current, the calm Illinois River transforms into a roiling, silvery mass. Asian carp by the dozen hurtle from the water as if shot from a gun, soaring in graceful arcs before