By HOLLY RAMERAssociated Press
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Forget that image of a hospice worker sitting next to a hospital bed in a dimly lit room. Today, hospice care is delivered everywhere from the golf course to the casino.
As they brace for the eventual needs of
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) - State officials say a new mobile application allows travelers to use their smartphones to obtain information about New Mexico road conditions.
The Department of Transportation says the app can help motorists learn about highway closures or
PASCO, Wash. (AP) - Startled drivers weren't seeing things - it really was a kangaroo hopping down the highway in Washington state. The meandering marsupial nearly caused a couple of accidents Saturday and police responded, keeping the 'roo off the road while its owner
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Idaho is introducing a series of laws with the start of a new month. The debuting legislation includes a ban on sales of electronic cigarettes to minors and a law that makes texting behind the wheel an infraction that will set violators back $85. Idaho is now
By Andrew Housser
The list of things credit card companies are required to tell you is quite long (that's why you need a magnifying glass to read all of the tiny print on their disclosure statements). But there's more information than even meets the magnifying eye. For instance, did you
By ALAN CLENDENNING and DANIEL WOOLLSAssociated Press
MADRID (AP) - Swathed in the red and yellow colors of Spain, hundreds of thousands packed central Madrid to give a hero's welcome home Monday to "La Roja" - the national soccer team that erased the economically struggling
By PATRICK WALTERSAssociated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - The oldest and largest refinery on the East Coast will stay open thanks to a deal between Sunoco and the private equity firm The Carlyle Group, with the groups announcing Monday that they have agreed to terms on a joint
By CHRISTINA REXRODEAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Investors rejoiced over Europe last week. On Monday, they got back to worrying about the United States.
Stocks struggled to stay out of the red in quiet holiday-week trading after a trade group said
ROUND ROCK, Texas (AP) - Dell is buying Quest Software for $2.4 billion to expand its offerings as its personal computer business weakens in an era of smartphones and sleeker devices like the iPad.
The deal announced Monday capped off a bidding war that began
By MENELAOS HADJICOSTISAssociated Press
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) - Officials from Cyprus' potential rescue creditors are on their way to the island nation to begin talks on the terms of a bailout, the country's finance ministry said Monday.