By KEN RITTERAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - A Las Vegas Strip restaurant bearing the initials of celebrity financier Donald Trump was briefly shut down after health inspectors found violations including month-old caviar and expired yogurt.
DJT, the signature steakhouse at the Trump
By LOU FERRARAAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Forty years after Glenn Frey began crafting some of the most memorable rock songs ever, the Eagles musician and singer finds himself in a new role - college professor.
For the past few months, Frey has been helping to teach a songwriting class at New
By ROBERT BURNSAP National Security Writer
SIEM REAP, Cambodia (AP) - Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Friday that the U.S. would participate in three Southeast Asian military exercises next year.
Panetta was in Cambodia for talks with his counterparts from 10 Southeast Asian nations in
By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Rising food costs and higher rents offset a drop in gas prices last month, leaving consumer inflation all but flat in October.
The consumer price index rose a seasonally adjusted 0.1 percent in October, the Labor Department said
By JENNIFER PELTZAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Despite days of dire forecasts and explicit warnings, hundreds of thousands of people in New York and New Jersey ignored mandatory evacuation orders as Superstorm Sandy closed in. Now, after scores of deaths and harrowing escapes, emergency
By VERENA DOBNIKAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Kate and Warren Sherwood had to think quickly about what to take when Superstorm Sandy's surge flooded their barrier island and caused five houses on their block to burn to the ground. Luckily for their two black cats, Schwartz and Scooter,
By The Associated Press
Euro nations split on how to help Greece cut debt
BRUSSELS (AP) - Greece's international creditors are proposing giving the country two more years to reform its economy, but European finance ministers were split Monday over how to put together a comprehensive
NEW YORK (AP) - Leucadia National is buying the investment banking firm Jefferies Group for about $2.8 billion in stock in a deal executives said Monday would better position both companies for growth in the years ahead.
The transaction will make Jefferies the largest business for a diversified
By CHARLES WILSON and TOM LoBIANCOAssociated Press
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The search for what caused a massive, deadly explosion that rocked an Indianapolis neighborhood turned to natural gas Monday, with officials checking gas lines and a homeowner saying a problem furnace could be to blame.
By CHRISTINA HOAGAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - From sea to shining sea, the nation paid tribute to its members of the armed services Sunday, both with somber traditions such as a Virginia wreath-laying ceremony attended by President Barack Obama to honor those who didn't make it back