By RACHEL ZOLLAP Religion Writer
Christian conservatives who blame "moral depravity" for everything from the recession to terrorism are converging on Philadelphia for a rally they hope will spark a religious revival as Election Day nears.
Called "America for Jesus 2012," the prayer assembly on
By ANDREW MIGAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - TITLE: "Too Many Americans"
LENGTH: 60 seconds.
AIRING: Mitt Romney's campaign did not disclose where the ad is running.
KEY IMAGES: Romney, wearing a check-pattern shirt open at the collar, speaks into the camera. "Too many Americans are
By JOAN LOWYAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - More than a third of Americans worry their privacy will suffer if drones like those used to spy on U.S. enemies overseas become the latest police tool for tracking suspected criminals at home, according to an Associated Press-National Constitution
By ANICK JESDANUNAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - I grew up in a TV Guide household. I'd flip through the magazine each week to see what was on. Keeping track of what to watch was pretty simple with only three main networks and a new one called Fox. Cable channels showed mostly reruns
By JOSH LEDERMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Get in line, Medicare and Social Security. Seniors, like just about everyone else, have money on their minds.
Who wins the trust of seniors, a group that votes at a higher rate than any other, will be a deciding factor in the presidential
By TERENCE CHEAAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - California Community Colleges on Thursday named a veteran administrator to lead the nation's largest system of public higher education as it confronts a host of financial and academic challenges.
Brice Harris, who previously headed the
By ARON HELLERAssociated Press
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas accused Israel of ethnic cleansing Thursday for building settlements in east Jerusalem.
"It is a campaign of ethnic cleansing against the Palestinian people via the demolition of their homes," Abbas said in
By The Associated Press
MATTRESS BEDFELLOWS: Tempur-Pedic International Inc., the 20-year-old leader in foam mattresses, is buying more-than-a century-old rival Sealy Corp. for about $228.6 million in cash.
THE DETAILS: Tempur-Pedic will pay $2.20 per Sealy share, which is a 3 percent premium
By MICHAEL GORMLEYAssociated Press
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - When Cally Houck lost her two daughters in the wreck of what turned out to be a defective rental car, she thought there must be a rule keeping those vehicles off the road.
"There had to be some sort of law that prohibits this practice," the
By DAVID A. LIEBAssociated Press
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - A conservative fundraising group backed embattled Missouri Senate candidate Todd Akin with as much as $290,000 for his campaign Thursday. But Akin handed new fundraising fodder to his foes by suggesting that Sen. Claire McCaskill had