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As it has with most other facets of our lives, technology has changed how we vacation. Whether you find yourself trapped in a minivan for nine hours or eager to stay in the loop at home, there are now a bevvy of gadgets to keep you comfortable, connected, and
By The Associated Press
BORROWING COSTS RISE: Italy's borrowing costs on six-month bonds jumped Wednesday to their highest level since December as worries about the fate of the euro wrack investors.
MARKET REFORMS: Meanwhile, Italy's lower Chamber of
NEW YORK (AP) - The plaza at the Sept. 11 memorial in New York City has been evacuated after a crane broke some windows in one of the new World Trade Center skyscrapers.
The fire department says no injuries have been reported. About 60 firefighters are at the
By NANCY BENACAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - If you haven't heard anyone label President Barack Obama or Republican rival Mitt Romney out of touch yet today, consider it a momentary lapse.
"Out of touch" is the go-to label of Campaign 2012.
SPOKANE, Wash. - It's now been more than a week since Charles Wallace shot two Spokane County Sheriff's Deputies and we continue to learn new details about the incident that left both of those deputies wounded.
Wallace was the passenger in a '97 Tahoe at the time that the
By FRANCES D'EMILIO and TOBY STERLINGAssociated Press
BRUSSELS (AP) - The European Union faces potential disaster if its leaders don't cooperate and find a way to keep interest rates on Italy's national debt down, Italian Premier Mario Monti warned Wednesday
By ULA ILNYTZKYAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - A rare atlas stolen a decade ago from the Royal Library of Sweden by one of its chief librarians was recovered in New York and given back to its rightful owner.
Swedish and U.S. authorities showed off the 415-year
By MICHAEL LIEDTKE and PETER SVENSSONAP Technology Writers
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Google will sell a small tablet computer bearing its brand in a challenge to Amazon's Kindle Fire.
The Nexus 7 is designed specifically for Google Play, the online store that
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - A wildfire south of Roundup has burned more than 15,000 acres and destroyed an unknown number of homes and other buildings. Fire managers ordered people to evacuate their homes. The fire, pushed by 55 mph winds on Thursday, made a 12-mile run and threatened