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FORT BRAGG, Calif. (AP) - No damage or injuries have been reported after a 4.3 magnitude earthquake rattled a coastal area in far Northern California.
The U.S. Geological Survey says the quake hit at 5:05 a.m. Sunday about three miles northwest of Fort Bragg in Mendocino County. Initially the
By SINAN SALAHEDDINAssociated Press
BAGHDAD (AP) - Iraq's top diplomat on Thursday said he had "solid information" that al-Qaida militants were crossing from Iraq to Syria to carry out attacks, warning of a violent spillover that could shake the Middle East
By MARTIN CRUTSINGERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Companies placed more orders with U.S. factories in May from April, demanding more computers, machinery and other equipment that signal investment plans.
The increase is a welcome sign after two months
ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) - It's on his to-do list, but U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell says the odds are against repealing the health care law championed by President Barack Obama.
The Kentucky Republican said Monday it's hard to unravel
By JONATHAN FAHEYAP Energy Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson says fears about climate change, drilling, and energy dependence are overblown.
In a speech Wednesday, Tillerson acknowledged that burning of fossil fuels is warming the planet, but
By TOM MURPHYAP Business Writer
Shares of Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. climbed Monday in the first trading day after a federal court reaffirmed patents protecting the drugmaker's biggest brand-name product, the multiple sclerosis treatment Copaxone.
RENO, Nev. (AP) - Authorities say that parts of northern Nevada have been shaken by a small earthquake.
A preliminary report from the U.S. Geological Survey says the magnitude-4.2 quake struck at 8:51 p.m. Friday at a depth of about seven miles. The temblor was centered about 16 miles southwest of
By The Associated Press
The Federal Reserve can do more if needed. But it wants to see how the economy fares over the next few months. And it would welcome help in boosting the economy from Congress and the White House.
That was the message, among others, that
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - A strong earthquake that struck a remote and sparsely populated region of Alaska on Tuesday was felt on the island of Shemya where the U.S. military operates an air station.
"They didn't report any damage, not even any objects falling