By DONNA CASSATAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Wednesday he has ordered all branches of the military to conduct an extensive review of mental health diagnoses amid criticism of how the services treat the men and women suffering the
By The Associated Press
MORE WEALTH: Chinese consumers can afford to spend more on higher quality products but also expect better value for their money than in the past, an American Chamber of Commerce study found.
GROWING MARKET: China's consumer market is
By JUAN A. LOZANOAssociated Press
HOUSTON (AP) - As former Texas tycoon R. Allen Stanford's criminal case gets ready to wind down with his sentencing Thursday for a $7 billion Ponzi scheme, the battle for control of his remaining assets around the globe still hasn't been
By CHARLES BABINGTONAssociated Press
LORAIN, Ohio (AP) - The office of Chase Ritenauer, the Democratic mayor of this north-central Ohio city, overlooks peacefully moored sailboats on Lake Erie - and a sewage treatment plant. So it goes for Ohio Democrats this election year: Some
By JAKE COYLEAP Entertainment Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - On the surface, "Burning Love" is eerily identical to "The Bachelor."
All of the hallmarks of the ABC reality series are here: the steady, melodramatic winnowing of suitors, the shallowness masquerading as
By ANDREW DALTON and ROBERT JABLONAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Henry Hill spent much of his life as a "goodfella," believing his last moment would come with a bullet to the back of his head. In the end he died at a hospital after a long illness, going out like all the
NEW YORK (AP) - Computer maker Dell Inc. is planning to trim its expenses by more than $2 billion during the next three years as it tries to move into the more lucrative areas of technology.
Dell outlined its cost-cutting plans Wednesday, the day after the
By MENELAOS HADJICOSTISAssociated Press
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) - Cyprus' Finance Minister warned Wednesday that the eurozone country could seek a European Union bailout to help recapitalize its banking sector before crucial elections in Greece this Sunday.
By DAVID McHUGHAP Business Writer
FRANKFURT, Germany (AP) - General Motors' lossmaking Opel subsidiary has outlined a plan that foresees an eventual end to production at its plant in Bochum, Germany, softened by the extension of a no-layoff guarantee for all its German
By KASIE HUNTAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Mitt Romney told business leaders Wednesday that he would try to put the federal budget on track to be balanced within eight to 10 years, acknowledging it could take longer than two presidential terms to get the job done as he had