By DAVID KLEPPERAssociated Press
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Retired social worker Jim Gillis was told his $36,000 Rhode Island state pension would increase by $1,100 next year to keep up with inflation. But lawmakers suspended annual increases, leaving Gillis wondering how he'll pay medical
By JASON DEARENAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - State air pollution regulators said Monday that California's air quality is not expected to worsen appreciably after the governor ordered the release of a dirtier blend of gasoline to help slash record-high pump prices.
The California Air
By JIM VERTUNOAP Sports Writer
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Geno Smith and No. 8 West Virginia turned their first trip to Texas into a rollicking Wild West drama.
And now, two games into playing in a new conference, the Mountaineers look every bit like one of the teams to beat in the Big 12.
By MARK LONGAP Sports Writer
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - This was old-school football at its best, the kind of performance only Southeastern Conference loyalists could love.
And Florida - yes Florida - was the team putting on a show.
Mike Gillislee ran for a career-high 146 yards and two
By DAVE SKRETTAAP Sports Writer
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) - Bill Snyder didn't have a whole lot to say to No. 7 Kansas State at halftime on Saturday.
It wasn't because he was at a loss for material.
The Wildcats had stumbled their way through a first half in which everything went right for
By ALICIA CHANGAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Calories. Nutrients. Serving size. How about "produced with genetic engineering?"
California voters will soon decide whether to require certain raw and processed foods to carry such a label.
In a closely watched test of consumers' appetite
DETROIT (AP) - Chrysler is recalling thousands of Ram 1500 and Dodge Dakota trucks from the 2009 and 2010 model years because of a problem with a rear axle pinion nut that could cause the driver to lose control of the vehicle.
The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said the recall
By DEE-ANN DURBIN and YURI KAGEYAMAAP Business Writers
TOKYO (AP) - Honda Motor Co. is recalling about 489,000 CR-V crossovers in the U.S., Europe and Africa, from the 2002 to 2006 model years because an electrical switch in the driver's side door could melt and cause a fire.
Honda and the
By CHARLES ODUMAP Sports Writer
ATLANTA (AP) - Worried that more debris could fly out of the stands, St. Louis players scrambled off the field and launched a wild-card celebration in the safety of their clubhouse.
Players danced in a happy huddle. Champagne was sprayed. Then someone yelled "
SPOKANE, Wash. - Staff at the Vanessa Behan Crisis Nursery say the majority of parents that come through the doors have good intentions, but are perhaps struggling financially or might just be emotionally overwhelmed.
One local mom Melissa Golden tells KHQ that everyday is a challenge with a full