ATLANTA (AP) - Scattered across the carefully landscaped main campus of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are the staff on the front lines fighting a rare outbreak of fungal meningitis. A scientist in a white lab coat peers through a microscope at fungi on a
By DAVID B. CARUSOAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - The families of people killed in the Sept. 11 attacks have been invited to military installations in four states to watch pretrial hearings in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, for five men charged with planning or assisting the terrorist strike.
By JUSTIN PRITCHARDAssociated Press Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Federal regulators failed to pursue recalls after they found cadmium-tainted jewelry on store shelves, despite their vow to keep the toxic trinkets out of children's hands, an Associated Press investigation shows.
By KATE BRUMBACKAssociated Press
ATLANTA (AP) - Scattered across the carefully landscaped main campus of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are the staff on the front lines fighting a rare outbreak of fungal meningitis: A scientist in a white lab coat peers through a microscope at
By DONNA CASSATAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The close race for majority control of the Senate comes down to whether Republican candidates in Massachusetts and Connecticut can win over President Barack Obama's voters and Democrats from Indiana to Arizona can impress Mitt Romney's
By ELAINE KURTENBACHAP Business Writer
TOKYO (AP) - Global financial ministers called Saturday for quick and effective action to safeguard faltering economic growth and rebuild shaken confidence as they ended an annual meeting of the International Monetary Fund.
"Global growth has decelerated
By HAMZA HENDAWIAssociated Press
ALEPPO, Syria (AP) - The injured arrive at the hospital in taxis or in the back of pickup trucks, to the blare of car horns and shouts of "Help!"
Sometimes, they are battle-hardened rebels with gaping wounds. Sometimes, they are children, peppered with shrapnel
By The Associated Press
A selection of issues at stake in the presidential election and their impact on Americans, in brief:
Abortion and birth control are divisive issues in politics, and they've flared up at times in this campaign despite the candidates' reluctance to dwell
By TOM KRISHERAP Auto Writer
DETROIT (AP) - U.S. safety officials are investigating brake problems in the Honda Pilot SUV.
The probe covers nearly 88,000 Pilots from the 2005 model year. Investigators will determine if the problem is bad enough for Honda to recall the SUVs.
The Pilot is a big
OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE FROM THE SPOKANE POLICE DEPT: PACT officers arrested a convicted felon, Craig Beal, late Thursday night after he recklessly drove a stolen SUV into a car and then into a building. The crash occurred at the intersection of Monroe and Sinto just before 10:30pm. The 30-year old