By By TOM KRISHERAP Auto Writer
DETROIT (AP) - Ford Motor Co. said Friday that it is recalling more than 89,000 new Escape SUVs and Fusion sedans because the engines can overheat and cause fires.
The recall affects vehicles from the 2013 model year with 1.6-liter turbocharged engines that were
By By PAUL FOYAssociated Press
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A safety citation obtained Friday confirmed that a former FedEx driver in Utah - now suing for discrimination - had been cited for violations of federal trucking regulations.
The violations in Iowa led to the termination of Ismail Aliyev, who
By By STEPHEN BRAUN and RICHARD LARDNERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Watergate Judge John J. Sirica aided the prosecution in pursuing the White House connection to the Democratic headquarters break-in by providing the special prosecutor information from a probation report in which one of
By By BRADLEY KLAPPERAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The Obama administration sought Friday to direct Israel and the Palestinians back toward direct peace talks, even as the two sides and much of the world seemed to be ignoring the U.S. attempts at leadership on a Mideast peace strategy.
CASA GRANDE, Ariz. (AP) - Authorities are investigating a small explosion that happened at the back entrance of a Social Security Administration office in a small town about 50 miles south of Phoenix.
The explosion was reported just before 8:30 a.m. Friday and no one was injured, Casa Grande Fire
CASA GRANDE, Ariz. (AP) - Authorities say they're investigating a small explosion that happened at the back entrance of a Social Security Administration office in a small town about 50 miles south of Phoenix. Casa Grande Fire Marshal Barbara Rice says the explosion was
By By KELLI KENNEDY and SUZETTE LABOYAssociated Press
HOMESTEAD, Fla. (AP) - State wildlife officials have given their agents a rare order to shoot to kill in the hunt for a young and potentially dangerous Nile crocodile loose near Miami.
The Nile crocodile, which hails from Africa, can jump
By By MARK STEVENSONAssociated Press
MEXICO CITY (AP) - The political party that ruled Mexico for seven straight decades is back, assuring Mexicans there's no chance of a return to what some called "the perfect dictatorship" that was marked by a mixture of populist handouts, rigged votes
NBCNEWS.COM - A six-year-old girl from Dearborn, Mo., may get the pony she has dreamed of having, thanks to the record Powerball jackpot that her family just won.
The Hill family of Dearborn, Mo., who won half of the record Powerball jackpot worth $587.5 million, appeared at a press
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - The fifth day of a woman's trial in the slaying of a Florida lottery winner was delayed Friday morning, then a detective testified that the woman propositioned him during questioning.
Dorice "Dee Dee" Moore, 40, is charged with first-degree murder in the 2009 shooting death