By ANICK JESDANUNAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Apple unveiled a smaller iPad, updated its full-sized one and refreshed its line of Mac computers in time for the holiday shopping season.
Tuesday's announcements came about a month after Apple started selling a new iPhone.
By MATTHEW DALYAssociated Press
Americans depend on energy for everything from driving their cars to powering factories, homes and offices - and of course our smartphones, laptops and tablets. How that energy is produced and where it comes from affect jobs, the economy and the
By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVARAssociated Press
America's health care system is unsustainable. It's not one problem, but three combined: high cost, uneven quality and millions uninsured. Major changes will keep coming. Every family will be affected.
Where they stand:
By DAN ELLIOTTAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - Exasperated veterans who work part-time for the Veterans Administration while attending college say their paychecks are sometimes weeks late, leaving them in trouble with bill collectors or having to borrow money to avoid eviction.
By TOM RAUMAssociated Press
A sea of red ink is confronting the nation and presidents to come.
The budget deficit - the shortfall created when the government spends more in a given year than it collects in taxes and fees- topped $1 trillion for the fourth straight time in the budget
By ANDREW MIGAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - TITLE: "The Clear Path"
LENGTH: 60 seconds.
AIRING: Mitt Romney's campaign declined to say where the ad is airing.
KEY IMAGES: Opens with a black screen emblazoned with white text: "Mitt Romney: The Two Paths." The ad uses video of Romney
By KAREN MATTHEWSAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A billionaire hedge fund manager pledged $100 million Tuesday to the private organization that maintains Central Park in partnership with New York City.
John A. Paulson's gift to the Central Park Conservancy is believed to be the largest
By JASON KEYSERAssociated Press
From bridges to broadband, America's infrastructure is supposed to be speeding along commerce, delivering us to work and piping energy and water into our homes and businesses. But just repairing all the breakdowns and potholes would cost tens of
By PAUL J. WEBERAssociated Press
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A fourth Texas high-tech startup that received taxpayer dollars through Gov. Rick Perry's signature economic development fund has filed for bankruptcy in the $194 million portfolio's biggest bust yet.
The collapse of bioenergy
By JACK GILLUMAssociated Press
This presidential election is on track to cost nearly $2 billion. It's a staggering tab, and those who kick in big money to cover it stand to gain outsized influence over policy decisions by whoever wins. Your voice may not be heard as loudly as a