By MIKE STOBBEAP Medical Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - Bacteria commonly linked to raw milk and poultry is causing more and more food poisonings, health officials said Thursday.
Cases of campylobacter grew by 14 percent over the last five years, a government study found.
The Centers for Disease Control
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Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.
This week's collection includes a North
By DONNA CASSATAAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - Secretary of State John Kerry called for patience despite widespread frustration with the recent failure of negotiations between six world powers and Iran over its disputed nuclear program and growing fears of Tehran developing a weapon of mass
NEW YORK (AP) - Twitter has launched a service for people to find music they like and tweet songs from iTunes, Spotify and Rdio.
Twitter said in a blog post that an app will be available for download from Apple's online store Thursday. A Web version is also expected Thursday. Twitter said the
By DAVID KOENIGAP Airlines Writer
DALLAS (AP) - American Airlines parent AMR Corp. reported a smaller loss for the first quarter than a year ago on slightly higher revenue and much lower labor costs.
The nation's third-largest airline said Thursday that it would've earned $8 million
By MICHAEL FELBERBAUMAP Tobacco Writer
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - Cigarette maker Philip Morris International Inc. said Thursday that its first-quarter profit fell nearly 2 percent on a decline in the number of cigarettes sold.
The company, based in New York and Switzerland, lowered its full-year
By YOUKYUNG LEEAP Business Writer
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) - The South Korean entrepreneurs who invested up to 10 years and millions of dollars in the Kaesong industrial complex, a symbol of economic collaboration between the rival Koreas that is now shuttered by the North, have little more than
By JEFF BARNARDAssociated Press
GRANTS PASS, Ore. (AP) - An Oklahoma teenager who was inspired to live off the land by the movie "Into the Wild" is the target of a search effort in remote, rugged country in southeastern Oregon.
Dustin Self, 19, left his family home in the Oklahoma City suburb of
By JASON DEARENAssociated Press
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Officials in charge of building a new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge repeatedly questioned the work and quality control of companies involved in making long seismic safety bolts that broke while being tightened.
In March, a
By CONNIE CASSAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - The impassioned push for new gun laws, born from the slaughter of schoolchildren, has collided with the marble-hard realities of Congress.
Just persuading the Senate to debate tougher laws was considered a high hurdle for gun control advocates. They