By DIDI TANGAssociated Press
BEIJING (AP) - China's broadcasting and Internet regulators have told Internet video providers that they must prescreen all programs before making them available, tightening state censorship of increasingly popular online drama series and mini-movies.
The new rule
By COREY WILLIAMSAssociated Press
DETROIT (AP) - The president of Eastern Michigan University disclosed Tuesday that she was reprimanded in the spring after an argument with an alumnus and she faces being fired if she is involved in any future public incidents related to alcohol use.
By DAN ELLIOTTAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - President Barack Obama will make federal health insurance available to about 8,000 temporary wildland firefighters, a White House official said Tuesday.
Despite the grueling and dangerous work they do, the 8,000 firefighters aren't covered by
By ANNE D'INNOCENZIOAP Retail Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - J.C. Penney Co. workers are feeling more pain as the department store chain struggles with a transformation.
More than five months into big changes under its new CEO, Penney announced Tuesday that it's laying off another round of
By RAY HENRYAssociated Press
ATLANTA (AP) - America's first new nuclear plants in more than a decade are costing billions more to build and sometimes taking longer to deliver than planned, problems that could chill the industry's hopes for a jumpstart to the nation's new nuclear age.
By SCOTT MAYEROWITZAP Airlines Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - U.S. companies are scaling back their travel plans in response to Europe's financial crisis and uncertainty about the economy at home.
American business travelers are expected to take 437.9 million trips this year, the Global Business
By DAVID RUNK and JOHN FLESHERAssociated Press
DETROIT (AP) - The Canadian operator of an oil pipeline that ruptured in southwestern Michigan two years ago, causing the most expensive onshore spill in U.S. history, failed to deal adequately with structural problems detected years ago and to
By GENARO C. ARMAS and MARK SCOLFOROAssociated Press
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. (AP) - A potentially explosive report into whether football coach Joe Paterno and other top Penn State officials took steps to conceal that former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky was a child molester will be released
By CONNIE CASSAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - They're young, healthy and flat broke - and now the government says they have to buy thousands of dollars' worth of medical insurance. What should tapped-out twentysomethings do?
Well, some may just do nothing. The annual fine for shrugging
By LUIS ALONSO LUGOAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Organization of American States should not suspend Paraguay for impeaching its president because doing so would only isolate the country and create more problems, the group's secretary general said Tuesday.
Jose Miguel Insulza made the