By KASIE HUNT and STEVE PEOPLESAssociated Press
MILFORD, N.H. (AP) - Republican presidential contender Mitt Romney launched a multistate bus tour through small-town America on Friday, charging that President Barack Obama hasn't given the middle class "a fair shot
By ROBERT BARRAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Emergency measures by the U.K. government and Bank of England to help banks and boost lending to businesses and families by offering up to 140 billion pounds ($217 billion) in cheap loans to lenders might have already run into
By MATTHEW CRAFTAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The unthinkable suddenly looks possible.
Bankers, governments and investors are preparing for Greece to stop using the euro as its currency, a move that could spread turmoil throughout the global financial
By JAY LINDSAYAssociated Press
BOSTON (AP) - Federal Aviation Administration employees felt political pressure to approve a wind farm planned off Cape Cod and did so amid internal disagreement over the best way to stop the turbines from interfering with radar and compromising
By YURI KAGEYAMAAP Business Writer
TOYOTA, Japan (AP) - Toyota Motor Corp. President Akio Toyoda assured shareholders Friday that Japan's top automaker had recovered from last year's disasters even as power shortages continue to dog the country.
By MATTHEW DALYAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - In a step that officials said would save lives, the Obama administration on Friday announced new air quality standards intended to reduce the amount of soot that can be released into the air.
SPOKANE, Wash. - The three alarm fire at the Autumn Ridge Apartments has been ruled accidental.
Firefighters say the blaze originated on the exterior balcony of apartment A205; a second level unit. The fire originated in combustibles located in the far south portion of the balcony. The vinyl
By SAMANTHA CRITCHELLAP Fashion Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. Olympic track and field athletes will wear uniforms at the London Summer Olympics that Nike says could shave up to 0.023 seconds off 100-meter sprint times - a difference that could have elevated Walter Dix from bronze
NEW YORK (AP) - France's credit rating was downgraded Thursday by Egan-Jones Ratings, which said the new government's proposed policies could weaken the country's finances and that French banks could need help.
The agency lowered France to "BBB+" from