By JOHN CHRISTOFFERSENAssociated Press
NEW FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) - A small Connecticut town was sent reeling in grief and confusion Friday after a popular fifth-grade teacher shot and killed a knife-wielding prowler in a black ski mask, only to discover it was his 15-year-old son.
By The Associated Press
Many companies including Nokia and Research in Motion have been struggling to compete with Apple and manufacturers of devices running Google's Android software. That shows in some of the earnings reports released so far for the latest quarter.
Here's a look at
NEW YORK (AP) - Radio giant Clear Channel has cut its second deal with a group of artists in which it will share revenue from traditional radio stations now in exchange for a more affordable royalty rate on struggling digital streaming services.
The deal with Glassnote Entertainment Group includes
By FRANK ELTMANAssociated Press
MINEOLA, N.Y. (AP) - Two dozen passengers joined a lawsuit in New York on Thursday against JetBlue Airways Corp. stemming from a pilot's rant during a cross-country flight.
They are now among 34 passengers who claim they feared for their lives when a pilot
NEW YORK (AP) - Satellite TV company Dish Network Corp. is launching a broadband Internet service that's aimed at rural areas that don't currently get high-speed Internet.
Dish Network said Thursday that the satellite broadband service, dishNet, will start at $40 per month for people who
By BRETT ZONGKERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A little-known official translation of the U.S. national anthem in Spanish is now part of the Smithsonian Institution's collection.
After World War II, musician and composer Clotilde Arias, an immigrant from Peru living in New York City,
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - The Boise mayor's office is fielding numerous complaints about a neo-Nazi music festival planned for early October, the city's police department said.
Authorities have been on alert since advertisements for Hammerfest 2012 near Boise surfaced online, said Sgt. Jeff
By BOB THOMAS and JIM SALTERAssociated Press
BRANSON, Mo. (AP) - For the older - OK, squarer - side of the generation gap, Andy Williams was part of the soundtrack of the 1960s and '70s, with easy-listening hits like "Moon River," the "Love Story" theme and "The Most Wonderful Time of the
By ABDI GULED and JASON STRAZIUSOAssociated Press
HOBYO, Somalia (AP) - The empty whiskey bottles and overturned, sand-filled skiffs littering this once-bustling shoreline are signs the heyday of Somali piracy may be over. Most of the prostitutes are gone and the luxury cars repossessed.
By MICHAEL LIEDTKEAP Technology Writer
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Research In Motion CEO Thorsten Heins is promising to restore the BlackBerry phone's stature as a trailblazing device even as many investors fret about its potential demise.
Heins took the stage Tuesday at a conference for