By SARAH PARNASSAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - While schools across the country are letting out this week, class is in session on the National Mall. That is where the College Board set up 857 student desks in the blazing sun Tuesday.
The empty desks - one
By TOM RAUMAssociated Press
Republican presidential challenger Mitt Romney is throwing his lot in with his party's leadership in Congress, a break with other recent GOP White House seekers who have kept some distance.
On a five-day tour of swing states that
By SAM HANANELAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - One of the nation's most politically active labor unions plans to focus its resources on fewer states this year while working to help re-elect President Barack Obama.
The Service Employees International Union
HUFFINGTONPOST.COM - Adidas has shelved plans to release a pair of trainers with bright orange "shackles" that fit around the wear's ankles.
The JS Roundhouse Mids, which were set to hit shelves in August, were debuted on the Adidas Originals Facebook page on June 14.
There was an immediate
By BRIAN BAKSTAssociated Press
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) - Think of them as frequent flier programs for political action. Instead of a free flight, the reward for loyalty to a campaign can be as simple as a T-shirt or a pin - and as special as preferential seating at a rally when the
By CRISTINA SILVAAssociated Press
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid isn't on the ballot this year, but he's very much in the game.
With Republicans clamoring to take away his majority, Reid is helping Democratic Senate candidates across
By JOSEPH WHITEAP Sports Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Roger Clemens was acquitted Monday on all charges that he obstructed and lied to Congress in denying he used performance-enhancing drugs to extend his long career as one of the greatest and most-decorated pitchers in baseball
By ANTHONY McCARTNEYAssociated Press
RIALTO, Calif. (AP) - Investigators conducted an autopsy Monday on Rodney King's body, but it was expected to take several weeks to determine what killed him, officials said.
Coroner's officials will await results
By RYAN NAKASHIMAAP Business Writer
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Songza, a new online radio service, leapfrogged Pandora as the most popular free music app for Apple devices last week. But it immediately faces a struggle to survive in a business saddled with high royalty rates for artists
By WILL WEISSERTAssociated Press
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A federal judge ruled Monday that a Texas horse trainer charged with conspiring to launder money for Mexico's powerful Zetas drug cartel should be released on bail, rejecting the prosecution's argument that the threat