By KELVIN CHANAP Business Writer
HONG KONG (AP) - Samsonite International SA is recalling 250,000 "Tokyo Chic" suitcases worldwide to replace handles on the bags after a Hong Kong consumer group found high levels of compounds linked to cancer.
The luggage maker
By PETER SVENSSONAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - For decades, the tablet computer was like a mirage in the technology industry: a great idea, seemingly reachable on the horizon, that disappointed as hopeful companies got closer. Microsoft has experienced this cycle of hope
SPOKESMAN.COM/HUCKLEBERRIES ONLINE: Just returned from City Hall, where City Clerk Susan Weathers declared
all the petition drive to recall Mayor Sandi Bloem and three council
members "null & void ab initio." In other words, the recall effort
has failed. click here to read more
By TOM RAUMAssociated Press
President Barack Obama is out of the country for a few days but hardly off the campaign trail.
He's attending a summit in Los Cabos, Mexico, of 20 world leaders and the top agenda item - the European debt mess - will likely
By TOM KRISHERAP Auto Writer
DETROIT (AP) - The government has expanded an investigation into fires that can start in the doors of several Toyota models, adding 600,000 Camrys and other vehicles to the probe.
The investigation now includes 1.4 million cars and
By LINDA DEUTSCHAP Special Correspondent
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Rodney King, who died Sunday after a troubled life, never meant to change the Los Angeles Police Department - but that's what he ended up doing.
The mention of King's name will always recall
By MARK SCOLFOROAssociated Press
BELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) - The defense in Jerry Sandusky's child sexual abuse trial could begin putting on its own witnesses early this week, and one of them could be the former Penn State assistant football coach himself.
Sandusky's lawyer suggested in opening
By KASIE HUNT and SCOTT BAUERAssociated Press
JANESVILLE, Wis. (AP) - Mitt Romney sought Monday to capitalize on Republican Gov. Scott Walker's victory in a contentious recall election and predicted that momentum from that race will help him win the state come November and,
COEUR d'ALENE, Idaho - The effort to recall Coeur d'Alene mayor Sandy Bloem and three city councilors is currently failing, according to the latest tabulation released by the Kootenai County Clerks office.
As of Saturday evening, 98 percent of the petitions have been checked so far.