By MARTIN CRUTSINGERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Federal Reserve, meeting at a time of heightened uncertainty, is expected to provide further support for a slumping U.S. economy. But there is no consensus over what form the added support will take
By PAUL J. WEBER and RAMIT PLUSHNICK-MASTIAssociated Press
SHINER, Texas (AP) - Hearing his 5-year-old daughter crying from behind a barn, a father ran and discovered the unthinkable: A man molesting her. The father pulled the man off his daughter, authorities say, and started pummeling him to
By DAN ELLIOTTAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - Reporters covering northern Colorado's massive wildfire were kept out of areas that have been evacuated for 11 days - an unusual restriction even for this state, where local officials have extensive powers at fire scenes and
By PHILIP ELLIOTTAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A businessman at his core, Mitt Romney was legendary in the private sector for his reliance on reams of information and extensive research to decide which companies to take over.
When interviewing potential
By KIMBERLY DOZIERAP Intelligence Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Say you're sorry. That's what the Pakistani government says it wants from the United States in order to jump-start a number of initiatives between the two countries that would help the hunt for al-Qaida in
By MARK SHERMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Just a third of Americans back President Barack Obama's health care overhaul on which the Supreme Court is about to pass judgment, a new poll finds. But there is overwhelming support among both supporters and opponents for
By ANNE GEARAN and BEN FELLERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama is acknowledging that Europe's economic situation could have a spillover effect on his own re-election prospects.
As he wrapped up the Group of 20 economic summit of
By MICHAEL RUBINKAMAssociated Press
She's been a constant, if silent, presence by Jerry Sandusky's side.
Dottie Sandusky had not spoken publicly in more than six months until taking the witness stand Tuesday to proclaim her husband's innocence in his child sex-abuse trial.
By DAVID B. CARUSO and MIKE STOBBEAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Call it compassionate, even political. But ... scientific? Several experts say there's no hard evidence to support the federal government's declaration this month that 50 kinds of cancer could be caused