ATLANTA (AP) - Around the Final Four and its host city with journalists from The Associated Press bringing the flavor and details of everything surrounding the games.
Russ Smith has a reputation for being a little, shall we say, out there. This, after all, is the player
By STEVE ROTHWELLMarkets Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks were little changed on Wall Street ahead of the release of the government's March employment report Friday.
The Dow Jones industrial average was up six points, or 0.05 percent, to 14,557 as of 12:45 p.m. EDT Thursday. The Standard &
CHICAGO (AP) - United Airlines is delaying its new Denver-Tokyo service - again - because its new Boeing 787 jets remain grounded.
United said Friday that service between Denver and Tokyo's Narita Airport will begin June 10. The airline had already pushed back the original March 31 start to at
By SUZAN FRASERAssociated Press
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) - After four unsuccessful attempts, Istanbul is ready to pitch its bid for the 2020 Olympics by stressing Turkey's robust economy, plans for modern venues and a two-continent backdrop.
The city of nearly 15 million, which straddles Europe and
By HANNAH DREIERAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Throngs of workers blocked traffic on the Las Vegas Strip Wednesday in a demonstration against the Cosmopolitan casino that ended with the arrest of nearly 100 protesters.
Tourists watched from an overpass across Las Vegas Boulevard as police led
BELLEVUE, Wash. (AP) - The AAA auto club reports the average price of a gallon of gasoline in Washington is $3.80. That's down a penny in a week. It's 11 cents higher than the national average. Some metro prices from the AAA's Monday survey:
By HOPE YENAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A record number of U.S. counties - more than 1 in 3 - are now dying off, hit by an aging population and weakened local economies that are spurring young adults to seek jobs and build families elsewhere.
New 2012 census estimates released Thursday
BELLEVUE, Wash. (AP) - The AAA auto club reports the average price of gasoline in Washington is $3.81. That's 2 cents higher than a week ago and 25 cents higher than a month ago. It's 11 cents higher than the national average, which has dropped a nickel in a week.
By DAVID DISHNEAUAssociated Press
HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) - After pummeling the nation's midsection with heavy snow, a late-winter storm was making its way Wednesday toward the nation's capital, where residents braced for the possibility of snarled traffic and power outages.
As the storm
By MATTHEW BARAKATAssociated Press
ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) - To get a sense of just how much federal government spending influences the Washington metropolitan area, all you have to do is listen to the ads on an all-news radio station there.
Instead of promoting happy hours and nightclubs, WTOP's