By AMANDA LEE MYERSAssociated Press
SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) - A man who saved his girlfriend's life at the Colorado movie shooting was remembered for his selfless sacrifice Saturday, while an aspiring sportscaster was praised for her boundless energy and an Air Force reservist as a good
By DAVID KOENIGAP Airlines Writer
DALLAS (AP) - Get ready to spend more on travel. Airlines are raising ticket prices again after a four-month lull that coincided with falling fuel costs.
Over the weekend, several big airlines matched United Airlines' increase in base fares of up to $10 per
BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Officials at the Mountain Home Air Force Base are preparing for the return of more than 200 airmen from a duty overseas. The members of the 726th Air Control Squadron are expected to return around noon on Monday after serving half a year in Southwest Asia. The
MANSFIELD, Wash. (AP) - The state is sending help to Douglas County firefighters who have been battling two wildfires near Mansfield in central Washington. Deputy State Fire Marshal Bill Slosson says about a dozen firefighters have been dispatched Monday and a management team of
By BEN HUBBARDAssociated Press
BEIRUT (AP) - Syrian rebels fired grenades at tanks and troops while regime armor shelled Damascus neighborhoods on Monday, sending terrified families fleeing the most sustained and widespread fighting in the capital since the start of the uprising 16 months ago.
By YURI KAGEYAMAAssociated Press
TOKYO (AP) - Most of the quarter-million people who fled massive flooding in southwest Japan were able to return home by Monday, but the danger had not fully passed from record rains that have killed at least 28 people.
Thousands of homes and hundreds of roads
KODIAK, Alaska (AP) - A Shell Oil drilling vessel slipped it anchorage Saturday and began moving toward shore in Alaska's Aleutian Islands before it was re-anchored, the Coast Guard said.
The Nobel Discoverer got within 500 feet of an island near Dutch Harbor in Unalaska Bay, raising concerns
MIAMI (AP) - Forecasters say Hurricane Fabio will likely strengthen before weakening as it moves through the Pacific but that it won't threaten land.
The National Weather Service in Miami says Fabio has maximum sustained winds of 90 mph (145 kph) and is about 530 miles (853 kilometers)
By JIM KUHNHENNAssociated Press
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) - The presidential motorcade, the cordon of Secret Service agents, the sight of a president campaigning on a small-town street. Heady stuff - and new for Virginia during a presidential race.
For decades, the commonwealth was one of the 40-
By The Associated Press
Major companies tentatively scheduled to report quarterly earnings next week:
Citigroup Inc. reports quarterly financial results.
The Coca-Cola Co. reports quarterly financial results.
CSX Corp. reports quarterly financial results.
The Goldman Sachs Group