By ROBERT BURNSAP National Security Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - The head of the Pentagon's Cyber Command on Monday called for swift action in Congress to sort out roles, standards and authorities for government agencies charged with defending against destructive computer attacks.
Army Gen. Keith
By Jeff Haden
At some point every business, no matter how small, faces a crisis, whether it's one you help create or one completely outside your control.
To your customers (and possibly to investors and other partners), why the crisis occurred doesn't matter. What you do in response -- and
By The Associated Press
A look at where Democratic President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney stand on taxes:
Wants to raise taxes on the wealthy and ensure they pay 30 percent of their income at minimum. Supports extending Bush-era tax cuts for everyone making up to $200
By DANIEL WAGNERAP Business Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - The government proposed rules Monday to help Americans understand the costs and risks of getting a mortgage.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau unveiled redesigned forms that mortgage borrowers would get after applying for a loan but
NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. Treasury prices edged up Monday as worries about the global economy lured traders into the safest of government bonds.
Borrowing costs for the Spanish government crept back above 7 percent on Monday, raising concerns that the country may need a financial lifeline. Greece,
By WHITNEY PHILLIPSAssociated Press
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - Authorities made a rare disclosure Monday linked to the botched gun-smuggling investigation known as Operation Fast and Furious, revealing identities and requesting the public's help in capturing four fugitives accused in the shooting
By JACK GILLUMAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama on Monday said he raised $71 million in June for his re-election campaign, after Republican candidate Mitt Romney reported $106 million during the same period. It was the second consecutive month that Romney collected more
By MATTHEW PERRONEAP Health Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Drugmakers that market powerful painkiller medications will be required to fund training programs to help U.S. doctors and other health professionals safely prescribe the drugs, which are blamed for thousands of fatal overdoses each year.
By JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHERAssociated Press
HONOLULU (AP) - The tour company that took a group of teenagers on a hike where a New York teen was swept out to sea didn't have a permit to be in the tide pool area where the incident happened, Hawaii officials said Monday.
Hawaii Pack and Paddle
By BARBARA ORTUTAY and LOLITA C. BALDORAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - If you're reading this online, you're fine. The day that was supposed to see thousands of people knocked off the Internet has arrived, but only a few people were affected.
Thousands of Internet users across the U.S