By BRADLEY KLAPPERAssociated Press
PARIS (AP) - The United States and its European and Arab partners will threaten the Assad regime with global sanctions if it fails to quickly implement a Syrian peace plan that includes the appointment of a new interim government, U.S.
By P. SOLOMON BANDAAssociated Press
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) - When firefighter Eric Morris shows up at wildfires across the West, locals battling the flames sometimes look at him and wonder who sent him.
The answer isn't a public agency. It's an
USATODAY.COM - Apple is putting the finishing touches on a smaller iPad tablet with a
display measuring less than eight inches that is expected to be
unveiled in October.
According to Bloomberg and The Wall Street Journal,
Apple will launch a smaller tablet by the year's end. The new more
By STEVE PEOPLESAssociated Press
WOLFEBORO, N.H. (AP) - Mitt Romney's wife has confirmed a tidbit about the vice presidential search process her husband largely has been keeping secret: He's considering choosing a woman.
"We've been looking at that
By MEAD GRUVERAssociated Press
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) - Firefighters took advantage of a lull in searing heat and shifting winds in Wyoming and Montana on Thursday to attack wildfires that have charred thousands of acres and forced dozens of residents to flee their homes
By GILLIAN FLACCUSAssociated Press
CORONA, Calif. (AP) - The room rings out with the cruel nicknames that have haunted the teenagers for years: Crusty crab. Burnt toast. Snake skin. Freddy Krueger's daughter. Mutant. Scarface.
For the first time, it's the burn victims themselves who are
By MATIULLAH ACHAKZAI and MUNIR AHMEDAssociated Press
CHAMAN, Pakistan (AP) - Trucks carrying NATO supplies rolled into Afghanistan for the first time in more than seven months Thursday, ending a painful chapter in U.S.-Pakistan relations that saw the border closed until
VIENNA (AP) - Austria's parliament has approved the eurozone's permanent rescue fund, clearing the way for the country's broader participation in the 17-nation zone's financial crisis management.
The governing left-center coalition was supported
By KRISTEN WYATTAssociated Press
DENVER (AP) - Rains cooled Colorado's wildfires Wednesday, but more than a dozen wildfires elsewhere in the West continued chewing through bone-dry pine and brush as firefighters working through the holiday kept a nervous eye for fireworks
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - A 24-year-old soldier from southeastern Idaho died Tuesday in Afghanistan when enemy forces attacked his unit with small arms fire. Private First Class Cody O. Moosman of Preston died in Gayan Alwara Mandi. An active-duty soldier, Moosman had