By LORI HINNANTAssociated Press
PARIS (AP) - It's a data leak involving tens of thousands of offshore bank accounts, naming dozens of prominent figures around the world. And new details are being released by the day - raising the prospect that accounts based on promises of secrecy and tax
By BETH J. HARPAZAP Travel Editor
NEW YORK (AP) - Travel guru Arthur Frommer said Wednesday that he has reacquired rights to his travel guidebook brand from Google, and that he intends to resume publishing Frommer guidebooks.
Google acquired the Frommer brand last summer from the Wiley publishing
By HILLEL ITALIEAP National Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - So what does it all mean?
Hillary Rodham Clinton has a deal for a memoir and policy book about her years in the Obama administration, Simon & Schuster told The Associated Press. The book has yet to be titled and is tentatively scheduled for
By JACQUES BILLEAUD and BRIAN SKOLOFFAssociated Press
PHOENIX (AP) - An erratic Jared Loughner walked into a convenience store with an urgent message for the clerk: "I need a ride to Safeway."
It was Saturday morning, and then-Rep. Gabrielle Giffords' meet-and-greet started at 10 a.m. As he
By JACQUES BILLEAUDAssociated Press
PHOENIX (AP) - Hundreds of pages of police reports in the investigation of the Tucson shooting rampage that wounded former Rep. Gabrielle Giffords are being released Wednesday, marking the public's first glimpse into documents that authorities have kept
By KAY JOHNSONAssociated Press
MUMBAI, India (AP) - The Indian unit of Ford Motor Co. has apologized for advertisements decried as demeaning to women, including one depicting Italy's former Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi with a trio of bound women in the trunk of a car.
A Ford India
By LARRY NEUMEISTERAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A federal judge ordered an Internet news clipping service to stop reselling stories from The Associated Press, saying the ability of news organizations to perform an "essential function of democracy" was jeopardized when a company is allowed to "
LONDON (AP) - The deputy editor at The Sun tabloid in Britain has been charged with authorizing thousands of pounds in illegal payoffs to government officials, prosecutors announced Wednesday.
The charges against Geoff Webster are the latest in a drumbeat of criminal charges against employees of
By MARK SHERMANAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that textbooks and other goods made and sold abroad can be re-sold online and in discount stores without violating U.S. copyright law. The outcome was a huge relief to eBay, Costco and other businesses that trade in
By DANICA KIRKAAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - The Lonely Planet guide started out in 1973 on the kitchen table of Tony and Maureen Wheeler, who turned their adventures traveling on the cheap into a publishing empire- a backpacker Bible that made far-flung places seem easier to access.