By BRETT BARROUQUEREAssociated Press
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - An Army veteran claims a Veterans Administration nurse repeatedly put ice packs on his penis after surgery, causing frostbite and gangrene and ultimately leading to amputation.
Michael D. Nash of Louisville sued the federal government
By The Associated Press
Economy recovery likely - benefiting election winner
WASHINGTON (AP) - Eventually the economic recovery will pick up steam - whether President Barack Obama stays in the White House or Mitt Romney moves in.
That's what many economic outlooks project. And the
By SAMANTHA BOMKAMPAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The price of oil finished higher Monday after a report showed U.S. manufacturing activity rose in September for the first time in four months.
That overshadowed a report that said U.S. construction spending fell for second straight month in
JORDAN, Minn. (AP) - A Minnesota woman says she was shocked when her small dog began caring for an abandoned kitten, then started producing milk and nursing the fuzzy gray stray to health.
Pat Weber says the kitten was days old when her grandson found it in the family's barn in early September
By PABLO GORONDIAssociated Press
The price of oil slipped below $92 a barrel on Monday as closely watched surveys showed the global economy remains weak.
By early afternoon in Europe, benchmark oil for November delivery was down 47 cents to $91.72 a barrel in electronic trading on the New York
By DAVID GERMAINAP Movie Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Adam Sandler's monster mash-up "Hotel Transylvania" has brought the weekend box office back to life after a late-summer slump.
The animated comedy from Sony Pictures debuted at No. 1 with $43 million, one of the strongest starts ever for a
By DAN JOLINGAssociated Press
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - The stars lined up - almost - for Shell Oil to drill exploratory wells this year in waters off Alaska's north coast.
The Arctic Ocean was on record pace for low sea ice. The Obama administration gave a qualified green light to drilling
By CHRISTOPHER WEBERAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Construction crews were on schedule and traffic tie-ups were minimal in Los Angeles on Saturday, making for a smooth start to Carmageddon II, the sequel to last year's shutdown of one of the nation's busiest freeways.
By BECKY BOHRERAssociated Press
JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) - An Alaska scientist whose observations of drowned polar bears helped galvanize the global warming movement has been reprimanded for improper release of government documents.
An Interior Department official said emails released by Charles
By LISA LEFFAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - The Department of Homeland Security is planning to issue a policy memo stating that illegal immigrants with American same-sex partners are eligible to have their deportations put on hold under a federal program designed to focus resources away