By KIMBERLY DOZIERAP Intelligence Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Almost afraid to say it out loud, lest they jinx their record, U.S. troops in Afghanistan achieved one small but important victory over the past year: They found and avoided more homemade bombs meant to kill and maim
DENVER (AP) - Dispatch recordings show that Colorado's deadly Waldo Canyon wildfire appears to have started near a popular hiking trail west of Colorado Springs.
The Denver Post (http://bit.ly/RqTtsM) reports Friday that recordings show firefighters searched
WOLFEBORO, N.H. (AP) - Romney: Jobs numbers show new president is needed and "this kick in the gut has got to end"
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NEW YORK (AP) - Stock futures are falling ahead of the June jobs report that is expected to show only a slight uptick in hiring.
Dow Jones industrial average futures are down 6 points to 12,826. Standard & Poor's 500 futures are down 1.9 points to 1,359.
By TERRY COLLINSAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Firefighters around the West on Friday were taking advantage of improving weather conditions to make strides against stubborn wildfires - even containment in some locales - that have destroyed homes, forced evacuations and
By CURT ANDERSONAP Legal Affairs Writer
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - There's no doubt that Wayne Treacy ruthlessly attacked a teenage girl more than two years ago outside a middle school, brutally kicking and stomping her head so badly she suffered permanent brain injuries.
By DONNA GORDON BLANKINSHIPAssociated Press
SEATTLE (AP) - Although more than half the states are now exempt from the toughest requirements of the federal "No Child Left Behind" education law, Education Secretary Arne Duncan said Friday his goal remains to help Congress fix the
By ROXANA HEGEMANAssociated Press
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Kansas State University student Greg Peterson and some friends were unwinding at a drive-in restaurant when LMFAO's song "Sexy and I Know It" came on the radio. He groaned.
But as the chorus droned on,