By DONNA CASSATAAssociated Press
MILWAUKEE (AP) - Republican Senate candidate Tommy Thompson said Tuesday that his son feels terrible for suggesting that voters should send President Barack Obama back to Kenya.
The former Wisconsin governor, who is locked in a close race for the state's
By RYAN NAKASHIMAAP Business Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - News Corp. managed to avoid rowdy protests at its annual shareholders meeting Tuesday, but that didn't stop stockholders from voicing complaints about the grip on the company held by founder and CEO Rupert Murdoch and his family.
By MAE ANDERSONAP Retail Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Mattel says that cost cuts and higher revenue from toys including Monster High dolls and Fisher-Price helped send net income up 22 percent in the third quarter, providing a bit of early holiday cheer for the largest U.S. toy maker.
By Carol Bryant From The Dog Daily
Grab the popcorn, turn the cell phone off and snuggle up with your BFF (best furry friend) as The Dog Daily picks 10 of the best movies about dogs.
Lady and the TrampWho could forget the one lone strand of shared spaghetti between the high-class
By ALICIA CHANG and CHRISTOPHER WEBERAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Space shuttle Endeavour was finally lodged at its retirement home Monday following a slow weekend parade through city streets that turned out to be a logistical headache.
After a 12-mile weave past trees and utility poles
NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. (AP) - Sixty-five years after becoming the first human to fly faster than the speed of sound, retired Air Force Brig. Gen. Chuck Yeager is still making noise.
The 89-year-old Yeager, who was featured in the movie "The Right Stuff," flew in the back seat Sunday of an F-15
By PETER JACKSONAssociated Press
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - For most of his 30 years as Pennsylvania's longest-serving U.S. senator and prominent moderate in Congress, Arlen Specter was a Republican, though often at odds with the GOP leadership.
He helped end the Supreme Court hopes of former
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Police in riot gear dispersed about 500 skateboarding fans who blocked Hollywood Boulevard in Los Angeles after turning out for a free movie premiere at the Vine Theatre.
Los Angeles police Sgt. Raul Jovel says several people threw rocks and bottles at officers during the clash
By JUSTIN PRITCHARDAssociated Press Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Federal regulators failed to pursue recalls after they found cadmium-tainted jewelry on store shelves, despite their vow to keep the toxic trinkets out of children's hands, an Associated Press investigation shows.