By Amy Fontinelle
If you fixate on a purchase's monthly cost instead of looking at its true, total cost, you've fallen into the monthly payment trap. While it's important to make sure that any purchase you want to finance will fit into your monthly budget, ignoring its total cost can
By DAVID STRINGERAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Britain's government and the Bank of England on Thursday outlined a series of emergency measures designed to kick-start lending by banks and to protect the country's economy from the worsening debt crisis in the eurozone
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A federal agency has closed the last of five temporary emergency shelters in Texas that housed unaccompanied illegal immigrant children.
The Department of Health and Human Services says the last four children staying at the Lackland Air Force
By CAROLYN THOMPSONAssociated Press
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) - Surgeon Timothy Jorden saved the lives of patients with gunshot wounds, lived in a big home by Lake Erie and owned four vehicles. He was a product of a working-class neighborhood who became an Army officer before coming
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A 66-year-old man was rescued early Wednesday after his sailboat was hit by a whale and began sinking off the coast of Mexico, the U.S. Coast Guard said.
Max Young of Sacramento, Calif., was sailing alone late Tuesday about 40 miles west of
By TOM MURPHYAP Business Writer
Five hospitals sit within an easy drive of my Indianapolis home. It's comforting to know, considering that my wife will deliver our second child in late August.
But that information will become temporarily useless next month
By The Associated Press
Vacationers need to remember more than their bathing suits and flip-flops when packing for their summer trip.
The American College of Emergency Physicians offers several suggestions to help any traveler build a first aid kit for an
By FRANK ELTMANAssociated Press
GARDEN CITY, N.Y. (AP) - Ten passengers filed a lawsuit Wednesday against JetBlue Airways, claiming they feared for their lives when a pilot had to be physically restrained after running through the cabin yelling about Jesus and al-Qaida during a
By PAMELA SAMPSONAP Business Writer
BANGKOK (AP) - Asia stock markets fell Thursday amid ominous signs that a debt crisis roiling Greece and Spain is about to erupt elsewhere on the continent.
Investor sentiment was battered by developments Wednesday, when
By The Associated Press
A transcript of a hoax emergency call received Monday afternoon by the Coast Guard from a boat identifying itself as the Blind Date. Coast Guard crews and New York City police helicopters searched for several hours about 20 miles off Sandy Hook, N.J., but