By BETH FOUHYAssociated Press
ST. PETERSBURG, Florida (AP) - Re-electing President Barack Obama is so important to Guy Hancock that he spends more time as a volunteer data collector at Obama's campaign headquarters here than at his paying job as a college professor
By DAVID SHARPAssociated Press
FREEPORT, Maine (AP) - He's arguably Maine's best-known native son, right up there with Civil War general Joshua Chamberlain, poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and horror writer Stephen King. To his customers, he was simply known as "L.L
Wash. - The Indianapolis public safety director, Frank Straub surrounded in
controversy has applied to be the next Spokane Police Chief.
confirmed with Spokane city spokesperson Marlene Feist that Mayor David Condon
spoke with Straub earlier this year and "encouraged" him to
By DAVID PORTERAssociated Press
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - A New York rabbi broke down and sobbed Tuesday as a federal judge sentenced him to nearly four years in prison for laundering close to a million dollars in what he thought were illicit funds through a religious charity
By BRADLEY KLAPPER and REBECCA SANTANAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Ending a bitter seven-month standoff, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton apologized to Pakistan on Tuesday for the killing of 24 Pakistani troops last fall and won in return the reopening of critical
WASHINGTON (AP) - Roger Clemens won't be getting back the money he spent on his first perjury trial, the one that ended in a mistrial.
U.S. District Judge Reggie Walton on Tuesday denied the former pitcher's request for fees and other costs associated
By DAVID McHUGHAP Business Writer
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - Europe's sinking economy and wobbly banks could get modest help Thursday from an interest rate cut by the European Central Bank.
Economists think the ECB will cut its benchmark refinancing rate by
By ANGELA CHARLTONAssociated Press
PARIS (AP) - French investigators searched former President Nicolas Sarkozy's home and office on Tuesday as part of a probe into suspected illegal financing of his 2007 presidential campaign by the L'Oreal cosmetics heiress, an official
KHQ.COM - Willie Mae Shaughnesy died in 1984, according to Texas state records.
But that didn't stop the government from sending her Social Security
checks, and allegedly, it didn't stop her son from cashing them.
Last week, a U.S. attorney in southeast Texas charged Kline Fisher
SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) - Bulgaria has successfully sold 950 million euros ($1.2 billion) worth of five-year government bonds at an interest rate of below 5 percent.
The Finance Ministry said in a statement Tuesday that the bonds sold Monday cost the Bulgarian