By JOSEPH PISANIAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - General Electric's finance arm is cutting ties with gun dealers, halting financing offers at about 75 gun shops across the U.S. in the wake of the Newtown, Conn., massacre that took the lives of 20 schoolchildren and six teachers and
SIDNEY, Neb. (AP) - Cabela's says strong sales of guns and ammunition helped drive its profit up 73 percent in the first quarter, surpassing expectations and briefly driving its shares to all-time highs on Thursday.
The retailer operates stores that sell gear for hunting, fishing and outdoor
TWIN FALLS, Idaho (AP) - Authorities in southwestern Idaho say they are working to track down who made a fake report of a shooting in Twin Falls last week that drew in multiple law enforcement officers from three agencies. The Times-News reports (http://bit.ly/10Cy2yb) that
By FRAZIER MOOREAP Television Writer
STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) - Taped to a wall at the entrance to the Connecticut Film Center in Stamford is this greeting: "Welcome (back) to Pine Valley."
Pine Valley, of course, is the mythical setting of "All My Children," a daytime drama that ran on ABC for nearly
By REGINA GARCIA CANOAssociated Press
MANCHESTER, Ill. (AP) - Authorities say there was a dispute between the man suspected of killing a south-central Illinois family and at least one of the victims, but they don't know what it was about.
Illinois State Police spokeswoman Monique Bond said
By Sham Gad
Very few people on this planet have earned the title of "greatest ever." In investing, many would argue that this distinction goes to Warren Buffett; in golf, it's Tiger Woods. But in this world you do not need to be the best to achieve success. However, we are fortunate that those
By JEFFREY COLLINSAssociated Press
HARTSVILLE, S.C. (AP) - Firefighters racing to stamp out a mobile home fire Wednesday met with flames shooting from windows as a woman and others looking on pleaded for them to save four young children inside, witnesses told investigators. All four children,
UPDATE: On Wednesday Justin Werle appeared in a Spokane county courtroom to face 1st degree assault charges. Police say Werle shot Zach Bergstrom in the neck after a heated argument.
Police say Bergstrom was shot in the neck but suffered non life threatening injuries. He was treated and
By STACY A. ANDERSONAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama honored finalists Tuesday for the 2013 National Teacher of the Year award and saluted the winner, a Washington state teacher credited with improving science enrollment at his high school.
The winner is Jeff Charbonneau, a
By JERI CLAUSINGAssociated Press
ROSWELL, N.M. (AP) - About five miles from this southeastern New Mexico town's famed UFO museum, tucked between dairy farms, is a nondescript metal building that could be home to any number of small agricultural businesses.
But Valley Meat Co. is no longer just