By KAY JOHNSON and SINAN SALAHEDDINAssociated Press
BAGHDAD (AP) - Car bombs ripped through Shiite and Kurdish targets in Baghdad and other cities Wednesday, killing at least 66 people, wounding more than 200 and feeding growing doubts that Iraq will emerge as a stable democracy
By KEN THOMASAssociated Press
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Fighting for re-election, President Barack Obama is playing down his historic health care overhaul and the multibillion-dollar recession-fighting stimulus - two landmark efforts of his first three years in office. Those signature
By RUSS BYNUMAssociated Press
FORT STEWART, Ga. (AP) - A Georgia soldier was found guilty Tuesday of killing his two Army roommates in 2010 at a U.S. base camp in Iraq, where prosecutors said he opened fire hours after complaining that the victims had let their room get too
By MARTIN CRUTSINGERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - The federal budget deficit is approaching $1 trillion for a fourth straight year even though the government is collecting more tax revenue than last year.
The Treasury Department said Tuesday that the
By KEVIN FREKING and WALTER BERRYAssociated Press
PHOENIX (AP) - Republicans are focusing on President Barack Obama, not Gabrielle Giffords, and sensing a chance to capture the former congresswoman's seat in southern Arizona.
Voters are deciding in Tuesday
By JONATHAN FAHEYAP Energy Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The price of oil fell slightly Friday on the prospect of weak economic growth with no immediate assistance from the U.S Federal Reserve.
Oil ended the week at $84.10 per barrel, within $1 of its close last week
By MATTHEW PENNINGTONAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The U.S. and Philippines said Friday they are expanding intelligence sharing and cooperation on maritime security, as President Barack Obama reiterated Washington's desire to be viewed as a Pacific power
By ADAM SCHRECKAP Business Writer
FUJAIRAH, United Arab Emirates (AP) - By night, the lights of dozens of ships anchored off this eastern Emirati port create the mirage of a far-off city at sea.
The crowded anchorage reflects Fujairah's rise as one of the
Thursday: Well, it's nice to see a little sun, but unfortunately the rain showers and clouds roll into the region for the afternoon & continue into the night…brief afternoon period with 25mph gusts…Low/High 40°/63°
Friday: Partly to mostly cloudy skies most of the
By ALAN FRAMAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - TITLE: "Stopwatch."
LENGTH: 30 seconds.
AIRING: Crossroads GPS, a conservative group, says it is spending $7 million to air the ad on network affiliates in Colorado, Florida, Iowa, Michigan, New