By JILL LAWLESS and RAPHAEL SATTER
LONDON (AP) - Britain's youngest food critic is back in business.
A Scottish local authority on Friday retreated in the face of an online outcry and lifted a ban on 9-year-old blogger Martha Payne, who had been ordered to
By The Associated Press
ATHENS, Greece (AP) - A look at key dates in Greece's financial and political crisis.
Oct. 18, 2009 - George Papandreou's new Socialist government reveals that the budget deficit is set to rise to at least 12 percent of gross
By MICHAEL MELIAAssociated Press
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - One of the last defendants in the 1983 robbery of $7 million from an armored car depot pleaded guilty Friday to his role in the record-setting heist, accepting a deal that calls for him to serve five years in prison
By BARBARA ORTUTAYAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - As Facebook's much-anticipated public stock offering approached, federal regulators wanted to know more about the revenue it gets from mobile devices, its $1 billion deal to buy Instagram and the control CEO Mark
By DINESH RAMDEAssociated Press
MILWAUKEE (AP) - A Republican Wisconsin state senator asked Friday for a recount in the election that could hand Democrats their only victory in this month's six recalls, and at least a temporary majority in the state Senate
By ALICIA A. CALDWELLAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Secret Service agents and officers have been accused of involvement with prostitutes, leaking sensitive information, publishing pornography, sexual assault, illegal wiretaps, improper use of weapons and drunken behavior,
By BY MENELAOS HADJICOSTISAssociated Press
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) - Cyprus faces the choice of asking for a bailout from its European partners in the euro or from Russia, and will decide where to turn after this weekend's crucial elections in Greece, officials said Friday
By JUDY LINAssociated Press
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California lawmakers passed a $92 billion budget Friday to keep their paychecks coming, but they left welfare cuts and other difficult issues unresolved with Gov. Jerry Brown.
Democratic lawmakers in the
By COLLEEN BARRYAP Business Writer
MILAN (AP) - The Italian government on Friday announced measures worth €80 billion ($100 billion) to spur economic growth, streamline the notoriously bloated public sector and lower national debt, part of its attempt to convince international
By Robyn Ross,
A federal jury has dismissed Stephen Baldwin's lawsuit against Kevin Costner, The Associated Press reports.
In December 2010, Baldwin and his friend Spyridon Contogouris filed a lawsuit in a Louisiana court over securities fraud and misrepresentation, claiming that the