By The Associated Press
GETTING ORGANIZED: AOL Inc. launched Alto, which works with other email accounts to clean out and organize messages, social network notifications, daily deals, photos and email attachments.
AVAILABILITY: The service is available for free by invitation to users in a
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - A trove of some 14,500 pages from the Boy Scouts' so-called "perversion files" have been made public, and the files show that on numerous occasions local officials helped cover up abuse allegations. A Portland attorney held a news conference on Thursday
MILPITAS, Calif. (AP) - SanDisk Corp. reported lower net income and revenue for the third quarter as the company sold fewer of its memory chips to gadget makers. But the results surpassed Wall Street's expectations and SanDisk said it is gaining market share from competitors.
By KYLE HIGHTOWER and SUZETTE LABOYAssociated Press
CASSELBERRY, Fla. (AP) - A gunman opened fire at a central Florida beauty salon Thursday, killing three women and wounding the manager, who had asked for a restraining order against him, police said. After the rampage, the gunman went to a
By GOSIA WOZNIACKAAssociated Press
FRESNO, Calif. (AP) - The United Farm Workers of America sued California's work safety division Thursday, saying state regulators aren't enforcing heat regulations, leading to continued illnesses and deaths in the fields.
The lawsuit, filed on behalf
By JULIE PACEAssociated Press
PARMA, Ohio (AP) - Lest anyone forget the importance of Ohio's white, working-class voters, President Barack Obama sent a clear reminder on Thursday.
Make that two reminders: Bill (Clinton) and The Boss (Bruce Springsteen), two aging baby boomers still at the
By PAUL FOYAssociated Press
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - The developer of video games including "Alvin and the Chipmunks" and "Tiger Woods PGA Tour 2005" is serving a yearlong jail sentence in Utah for failing to pay more than 100 employees.
David M. Rushton, 57, owes $1.2 million in a rare criminal
By The Associated Press
ENDANGERED SERIES: The website TV By the Numbers is making sport out of predicting which television series will survive or disappear.
HOW IT WORKS: The Renew/Cancel Index is a feature in which all the broadcast networks' shows are given ratings from one (certain to
By STEVEN DUBOISAssociated Press
GRESHAM, Ore. (AP) - The mother of an Oregon woman who disappeared Tuesday in suspicious circumstances said her daughter's heart "is as big as the sun" and urged people in the Portland area to keep looking for her.
"It hurts to breathe right now," Lorilei
By NIGEL DUARAAssociated Press
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - An array of local authorities - police chiefs, prosecutors, pastors and town Boy Scout leaders among them - quietly shielded scoutmasters and others who allegedly molested children, according to a newly opened trove of confidential files