WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) - A federal judge has the task of determining whether to overturn the conviction of a former Army surgeon in the murders of his pregnant wife and young daughters in 1970, a case that inspired a best-selling book.
Closing arguments in the Jeffrey MacDonald hearing ended in U.S
By EDITH M. LEDERER and WENDY BENJAMINSONAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said Tuesday that a new world order needs to emerge, away from years of what he called American bullying and domination.
Ahmadinejad spoke to The Associated Press in a wide-ranging
By RACHEL COHENAP Sports Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - The NFL put its stamp of approval on the still-smoldering outcome of the Green Bay-Seattle game:
Wrong team still wins.
Seahawks 14, Packers 12.
With frustration mounting among coaches, players and fans, the worst fear
By PABLO ELIAS GIUSSANIAssociated Press
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Argentina's president on Tuesday rejected the International Monetary Fund's criticism of her government's economic figures and dismissed an IMF threat of unspecified sanctions if changes are not made.
By ANNE D'INNOCENZIO and CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABERAP Business Writers
WASHINGTON (AP) - Americans are more confident in the economy than they have been in seven months, an encouraging sign for President Barack Obama with six weeks left in the presidential race.
A new survey of consumer
By COLLEEN LONGAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - Apple's iPhones and other products are so popular in New York City they're flying off shelves - and into the hands of thieves.
New York Police Department statistics show more than 11,400 Apple products have been ripped off this year, up 40
By CHARLES BABINGTON and KASIE HUNTAssociated Press
VANDALIA, Ohio (AP) - Ohio has emerged as the presidential race's undisputed focus. Barack Obama and Mitt Romney are making multiple stops this week alone in a state that's trending toward the president, endangering Romney's White
By KAREN MATTHEWS and LINDSEY TANNERAssociated Press
NEW YORK (AP) - It's a campaign believed to be unprecedented in its size and aggressiveness: New York City is dispensing the morning-after pill to girls as young as 14 at more than 50 public high schools, sometimes even before they have
By JESSE J. HOLLANDAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Well-heeled clients pay tens of thousands of dollars to hit the legal jackpot - Supreme Court review of their appeals. But on Tuesday, the court decided to hear cases filed by two people who couldn't afford or didn't bother to hire
By KASIE HUNTAssociated Press
VANDALIA, Ohio (AP) - Kicking off an Ohio bus tour, Republican Mitt Romney says President Barack Obama is offering a "foreign" vision of government.
At an airport rally in Vandalia, Romney told several thousand cheering supporters that Obama believes bureaucrats in