By NATALIYA VASILYEVAAssociated Press
MOSCOW (AP) - Hackers broke into a prominent Russian opposition leader's Twitter and email accounts, sending his followers abusive messages.
Alexei Navalny's spokeswoman, Anna Veduta, warned his quarter of a million
By LYNN DeBRUIN and P. SOLOMON BANDAAssociated Press
WOODLAND PARK, Colo. (AP) - More than 2,100 residents were being evacuated from the Air Force Academy's grounds Tuesday night as heavy smoke billowed from a wildfire that has burned an unknown number of homes near Colorado
By KEN THOMASAssociated Press
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. (AP) - President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden unleashed a back-to-back assault Tuesday on Republican challenger Mitt Romney, re-emphasizing Democratic assertions that Romney as a venture capitalist sent U.S. jobs
By MALCOLM FOSTERAssociated Press
TOKYO (AP) - Japan's lower house voted Tuesday to double the country's sales tax to 10 percent over three years in a bid to rein in a bulging national debt as an aging population burdens the country's social security system
By KEVIN FREKING and PAUL FOYAssociated Press
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - Sen. Orrin Hatch won the GOP primary in Utah on Tuesday, handily turning back a challenge from tea party forces hoping to jolt the Republican Party again by defeating an incumbent who occasionally strayed from
By GENARO C. ARMAS and RANDY PENNELLAssociated Press
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - Jerry Sandusky's son Matt recalled showering with his future adoptive father as a boy and pretending to be asleep to avoid being touched - memories that surfaced only recently, according to a
By PABLO GORONDIAssociated Press
The price of oil slipped closer to $79 a barrel Tuesday amid a broad decline in global financial markets as investors worried that an EU summit this week will fall fail to provide solutions to Europe's debt and economic problems
By ERIC TALMADGEAssociated Press
TOKYO (AP) - Japan's prime minister made a final plea for unity on a tax hike vote Tuesday that has divided his ruling party and could weaken his hold on power.
Prime Minister Yoshihiko Noda told Parliament the sales tax
By KELLI KENNEDYAssociated Press
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Friends of a missing oil tycoon said Monday he'd been spiraling out of control for years, and seemed troubled and confused shortly before he disappeared as he sought treatment for severe bipolar disorder
By The Associated Press
Shares of BlackBerry maker Research In Motion Ltd. dove to a nine-year low Monday. It comes as Morgan Stanley downgraded the stock, saying RIM's challenges are piling up.
Here's a look at recent developments as the company