By EDITH M. LEDERERAssociated Press
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Argentina's president took her country's claim to the Falkland Islands to the United Nations on Thursday, challenging Britain in a highly emotional speech to "act more intelligently" and sit down to talk about the
By JANIE McCAULEYAP Baseball Writer
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - For all those Giants masterpieces, from Christy Mathewson to Juan Marichal to Gaylord Perry, this one by Matt Cain topped them all.
Cain pitched the franchise's first perfect game and the 22nd in
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - California union officials and representatives of a group of Sutter Health hospitals remain at odds over a number of issues after nurses went on a one-day strike Wednesday.
A spokesman for the California Nurses Association says a majority of
DALLAS (AP) - A Texas judge has rejected an imprisoned Manson family member's motion to prevent the Los Angeles Police Department from taking possession of tapes of decades-old conversations between him and his trial lawyer.
Federal bankruptcy Judge Brenda T
By SHAYA TAYEFE MOHAJERAssociated Press
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A 20-year-old Briton suspected of links to the hacking group Lulz Security is accused of cracking into websites for a Fox reality TV show, a venerable news show and other sites to deface them or steal personal
By TRACIE CONEAssociated Press
YOSEMITE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) - Falling boulders are the single biggest force shaping Yosemite Valley, one of the most popular tourist destinations in the national park system. Now swaths of some popular haunts are closing for good after
By The Associated Press
JPMorgan CEO says execs may have pay taken back
WASHINGTON (AP) - JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon told Congress on Wednesday that senior bank executives responsible for a $2 billion trading loss will probably have
By PETER SVENSSONAP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - When I was 13, I was sent to the optician for the first time, and came home with glasses. Suddenly, the world was sharp all around me. I was surprised by the crisp lines of the tree branches against the sky. It was news to me
By JIM KUHNHENN and JULIE PACEAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - In growing numbers, once-confident Democrats now say President Barack Obama could lose the November election.
The hand-wringing reflects real worries among Democrats about Obama's ability to
By MICHAEL BIESECKERAssociated Press
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Federal prosecutors dropped all charges Wednesday against John Edwards, triggering criticism that the year-long prosecution of the former presidential candidate was a waste of time and taxpayer money.