By MATTHEW CRAFTAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - After barreling through a record the day before, the Dow Jones industrial average meandered higher on Wednesday.
The Dow was up 38 points, or 0.1 percent, to 14,288 shortly after 1 p.m. EST. An encouraging job-market report helped nudge the stock
By LARA JAKESAP National Security Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Ten years and $60 billion in American taxpayer funds later, Iraq is still so unstable and broken that even its leaders question whether U.S. efforts to rebuild the war-torn nation were worth the cost.
In his final report to Congress,
By MICHAEL LIEDTKEAP Technology Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Microsoft is escalating its efforts to bring the latest version of Internet Explorer to more than 700 million personal computers in an attempt to re-establish the software maker's browser as the best way to surf the Web.
By TOM ODULAAssociated Press
NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Political parties on Monday announced the names of those who won Kenya's primary elections, which observers said were flawed and served as a bad sign for March elections.
Violent protests hit pockets of Kenya's third largest city, Kisumu,
By JULIE PACEAP White House Correspondent
WASHINGTON (AP) - Declaring "our work begins today", President Barack Obama vowed to "finish what we started" four years ago as hundreds of thousands of inauguration-goers gathered on the historic National Mall in anticipation of his oath-taking for a
By Kate Stanhope,
After spending years denying that he used performance-enhancing substances during his cycling career, it only took Lance Armstrong a matter of minutes into his sit-down interview with Oprah Winfrey to admit otherwise.
By DAVID RUNKAssociated Press
DETROIT (AP) - Transportation of the two-wheeled variety is sharing the floor at the Detroit auto show with the latest cars, trucks and concept vehicles, a nod to the potential marketing boost that bikes may offer for automakers.
Some, such as those at Subaru's