By SHANNON YOUNGAssociated Press
BOSTON (AP) - The U.S. government said Monday it has completed an environmental assessment that will guide construction of wind projects in a swath of federal waters off the coasts of Massachusetts and Rhode Island, with the hope of offering
By JULIE WATSONAssociated Press
SAN DIEGO (AP) - Mexico's new president may dissuade some immigrants from returning home, despite promising economic opportunities there and a faltering U.S. job market.
The vast majority of the 40,000 Mexican expatriates who
By KASIE HUNTAssociated Press
WOLFEBORO, N.H. (AP) - It's a family tradition that spans a decade, as Mitt Romney's clan - all 30 of them - gathers at his New England lakeside compound for a week of home-cooked meals, sporting events and ice cream outings
By ALEX DOMINGUEZAssociated Press
TOWSON, Md. (AP) - At Ayd Hardware in Towson, a chalk sidewalk sign said in big letters "YES/DRY ICE." That was enough to draw in Sheila Williams of the Lockhearn area of Baltimore County, who happened to be driving by.
By PAUL ELIASAssociated Press
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) - Retired Jesuit priest Jerold Lindner was last seen in court more than a week ago, scurrying down a back staircase as a woman demanded he look her in the eye while she accused him of sexual assault.
The Spokane Shock dropped two spots in the AFL power rankings after Saturday's loss to Arizona.
The Rattlers are still No. 1, while the Shock dropped from sixth to No. 8. San Antonio is second, followed by Philadelphia and Utah. San Jose moved from seventh to No. 5 after a 75-61 win over
By Andrew Housser
The list of things credit card companies are required to tell you is quite long (that's why you need a magnifying glass to read all of the tiny print on their disclosure statements). But there's more information than even meets the magnifying eye. For instance, did you
BRUSSELS (AP) - NATO is urging the United Nations to enforce the peace plan for Syria endorsed by an international conference in Geneva.
Secretary-General Anders Fogh Rasmussen said Monday that the conflict in the Arab state was risking the stability of the
By DAVID STRINGERAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Will Britain's EU membership be one more casualty of the continent's devastating debt crisis?
Senior British lawmakers warned Monday that Britain must consider a future outside the European Union as the 17
AMSTERDAM (AP) - Britain's Heritage Oil PLC says it has agreed to buy a 45 percent stake in a major oil field in Nigeria for $850 million.
Nigeria's national oil company will retain a 55 percent interest in the on-shore field in the Niger Delta. The