By Andrew Housser
Retirement can sound almost too good to be true: No more daily grind, a world of travel opportunities, stacks of books to read, and leisure time to spend with the family. Unfortunately, it is getting to be more of a challenge for many Americans to enjoy their golden years. Fewer
By AMANDA LEE MYERSAssociated Press
CINCINNATI (AP) - A recently deceased gay Ohio man must be listed on his death certificate as married and his husband must be listed as his spouse despite Ohio's gay marriage ban, a federal judge has ordered.
Judge Timothy Black's order Tuesday came just
By STEVE ROTHWELLAP Markets Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The stock market held onto early gains Tuesday as worries of an imminent U.S. attack on Syria faded.
Stocks surged in the opening minutes of trading, but their advance slowed at midday in the first day of trading since President Barack Obama
By CARLO PIOVANO and PAMELA SAMPSONAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Stock markets mostly advanced Tuesday thanks to the fading likelihood of an imminent U.S.-led attack against Syria and an increase in corporate deal-making. European shares underperformed, however, a day after posting strong gains.
By PAMELA SAMPSONAP Business Writer
BANGKOK (AP) - Asian stock markets advanced Tuesday after the likelihood of an imminent U.S.-led attack against Syria faded and manufacturing rebounded in China and parts of Europe.
President Barack Obama has faced difficulty trying to amass support for U.S.
By KRISTI EATONAssociated Press
WYNNEWOOD, Okla. (AP) - Christie Carr wants her young ones to cooperate when they sit down for a family portrait, but at times it's so difficult that she has to tell young Irwin to go to his bedroom. He obeys and hops to it.
Irwin may sleep in a bed, wear boy
By ALAN SCHER ZAGIERAssociated Press
A nascent campaign against employers' use of unpaid interns is taking aim at what critics call some of the longstanding practice's biggest enablers: colleges that steer students into such programs in exchange for academic credit.
Organizers hope to have
By BRENDAN FARRINGTONAssociated Press
MARIANNA, Fla. (AP) - University of South Florida researchers began exhuming dozens of graves Saturday at a former Panhandle reform school where horrific beatings have been reported in hopes of identifying the boys and learning how they died.
The digging and
By WILSON RINGAssociated Press
WILMINGTON, Vt. (AP) - On the second anniversary of the biggest natural disaster to hit Vermont in generations, Gov. Peter Shumlin marked how far the state has come by visiting a restaurant that still hasn't reopened.
Shumlin's stop at a Wilmington restaurant
By LARRY NEUMEISTERAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A judge who ruled that Apple Inc. colluded with publishers to fix e-book prices promised on Tuesday not to intrude much on how it runs its business.
U.S. District Judge Denise Cote made the observation as she revised the remedies that government