By TOM RAUMAssociated Press
Both presidential teams are tweaking their strategies and speeches as they brace for more debates and the final dash to the Nov. 6 finish line.
The first one altered the dynamics for both tickets heading into Thursday's vice presidential showdown and next Tuesday
By ALAN FRAMAssociated Press
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) - For Rep. Scott Rigell and other Republican House freshmen, groundskeeper Beth Richardson is a dream voter. Sanitation truck driver Jerry Brown is a nightmare.
"For some reason I want to give this guy a chance," Richardson, 53, a supporter
By KARL RITTER and MALCOLM RITTERAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Two scientists from different generations won the Nobel Prize in medicine Monday for the groundbreaking discovery that cells in the body can be reprogrammed into completely different kinds, work that reflects the mechanism behind
By PETER SVENSSONAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - If you run your finger over one of the joints where plastic and metal meet on the rim of the iPhone 5, you feel just the slightest hint of the seam. The materials have been machined to blend into one another with astonishing, jewel-like
By MICHAEL TARMAssociated Press
JOLIET, Ill. (AP) - Jurors deliberated for less than an hour Thursday before convicting a suburban Chicago man of fatally shooting his wife and three children during what he told them was a road trip to a water park.
Christopher Vaughn shot his family, including
By TIM BOOTHAP Sports Writer
SEATTLE (AP) - Those involved in continuing Baltimore's late-season surge - whether it's taking nine, 11 or 18 innings to get the victories - continue to marvel at what the Orioles are accomplishing and the ways they are getting it done.
The Orioles are
By GEIR MOULSONAssociated Press
BERLIN (AP) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel is digging in her heels on plans for a new European banking supervisor, insisting Monday that they must not be rushed and that she sees no need for joint European deposit insurance.
Creating a banking supervisor is a
By SANDY SHOREAP Business Writer
The price of copper pushed higher Friday on a bet that it may be one of the first commodities to benefit if the U.S., Europe and China prove successful in building up their economies.
Copper for December delivery rose 12.25 cents, or 3.3 percent, to finish at $3
By LINDSEY ANDERSONAssociated Press
BOSTON (AP) - Scott Freitas' grandmother always followed the farmer's almanac, but the fourth-generation farmer never does.
Selling corn and apples at a recent farmer's market in Boston, Freitas said the almanacs are more for fun than real-life
By KEVIN FREKINGAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama raised nearly $2.5 million Friday at three fundraising events, including one where he crossed paths with President Bill Clinton. The other two were hosted by a Virginia businessman and philanthropist who helped hundreds